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36 results found for 'Endocrinology' in East London, London, UK

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Expert in: Endocrinology
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Dipesh Patel is a Consultant Physician with a great speciality in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Acute Medicine. Within Endocrinology, his specialist interests include Type II Diabetes Mellitus, cardiovascular disease prevention and thyroid and parathyroid disease.

He achieved his qualification at St Georges Hospital in 1998 and then underwent endocrinology training in North West London. He also achieved a PhD at Imperial College London through undertaking research into the effect of glucose and diabetes on cellular cholesterol export, more specifically HDL-C in individuals with Type 2 Diabetes.

He worked at University College Hospital and Hammersmith Hospital and then from 2013 and currently he is working at the Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust. He also supports the Endocrinology team and consults about his expertise on Diabetes to GP’s in Camden.

He consults on Endocrinology and Diabetes Management and provides clinical care to his patients. He also holds the position as an Honorary Senior Lecturer at UCL where he works on clinical trials and is also an Undergraduate site lead teacher of Endocrinology at the Royal Free NHS Foundation Trust.

Apart from his work as a Physician he enjoys partaking in sports with his family.

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Expert in: Endocrinology
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Chuah graduated from University of Aberdeen in 2001 and undertook her training in Scotland and North West England before joining diabetes and endocrinology training in South East London. She was trained at Guys and St Thomas' Hospital. During her training, she was interested in obesity management, hence she undertook further training as a bariatric physician at Imperial Weight Centre, Charing Cross Hospital and St Mary's Hospital.

She was awarded MSc in Diabetes and Endocrinology (Kings College London) in 2009. She further her research interest in obesity; with particular interest in diabetes management before and after weight loss surgery. She was awarded Doctor of Medicine for her obesity research at Imperial College London. 

Her works were presented nationally and internationally as well as published in peer-reviewed journals. 

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Expert in: Endocrinology

Dr David Levy is a Consultant Diabetologist who works out of The London Diabetes Centre in Marylebone.

Following his general medicine training, he began his work in endocrinology and diabetes at St Mary’s and Central Middlesex Hospitals.

A well-respected author, he has written several books on practical aspects of diabetes care, most recently The Hands-on Guide to Diabetes Care in Hospital and Type 1 Diabetes.

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Expert in: Endocrinology
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Pratik Choudhary is a Senior Lecturer and Consultant in Diabetes at King's College Hospital where ge is also the clinical lead for the islet transplant service service.

Dr Choudhary's main clinical interest is in the management of patients with problematic hypoglycaemia and his is involved in the development and delivery of all aspects of care for Type 1 diabetes.

An avid supporter of health innovation, Dr Choudhary is deeply interested in the use of technology in the management of diabetes and is involved in the development and clinical testing of new technology.

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Expert in: Endocrinology
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr David Cavan is an interationally renowned physician specialising in Diabetes diagnosis and management.

Dr Cavan is experienced in all areas of diabetes management, with particular interests in intensive management of type 1 diabetes including ins. pump therapy, and in supporting lifestyle change to manage and reverse type 2 diabetes. For many years, he worked as a Consultant Physician at the Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine centre, one of the leading NHS diabetes centres in the UK. He was also a previous Chair of the Education and Psychosocial Care Section of Diabetes UK, in which role he contributed to the development of the National Service Framework for Diabetes.

He actively promotes self-management and has been closely involved in the development of education programmes for people with diabetes, and is also author of successful books on self-management of type 2 diabetes.

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Expert in: Endocrinology
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Catherine Lunken is a Specialist in Diabetes and Lipid Metabolism based at University College London Hospitals. 

Within the field, Dr Lunken is responsivble for the management of all aspects of both Tyoe 1 and Type 2 diabetes. She offers a comprehensive service ranging from pumps to issues concerning weight.

Aside from her clinical work, Dr Lunken is also the Clinical Lead for Familial Hypercholesterolaemia at University College London Hospital Trust. Additionally, she plays an active role in medical education, holding the position of an honorary senior lecturer at UCL.

 

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Expert in: Endocrinology

Dr David Hopkins is a Consultant Physician and Diabetologist. He is Clinical Director for King's diabetes service and Joint Clinical Academic Lead across King's Health Partners.

On account of his clinical expertise, Dr Hopkins leads one of the largest specialist diabetes teams in the UK. His initial training in Diabetes and Endocrinology took place in Liverpool and London and he would later work as a consultant at Central Middlesex Hospital between 1999 and 2004 before moving to King's College London and is active in Diabetes research.

It should come as no surprise that Dr Hopkins has national roles as a member of the Diabetes UK Council of Health Professionals and of the DAFNE executive.

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Expert in: Endocrinology
22 years of experience
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Andrew Bates is a Consultant Endocrinologist & Diabetologist with over 20 years of experience. He is based at the University Hospitals Birmingham Foundation Trust, and is clinical lead for endocrinology at the Heart of England foundation trust in Birmingham. He has a clinical interest in all of the main areas of main areas of Endocrinology and Diabetes.

Dr Bates qualified from Leeds University Medical School in 1987, with an additional degree in Chemical Pathology and a Distinction in Microbiology. His postgraduate experience and training was obtained in West Yorkshire and the Midlands. He obtained Membership of the Royal College of Physicians in 1990 on his first attempt. Following this, he was awarded a Sheldon Research Fellowship, to fund three years of research, under the supervision of Professor RN Clayton. This research into the molecular genetics and epidemiology of pituitary tumours, culminated in the award of his MD thesis in 1997. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 2003 and is a member of the Society for Endocrinology, European Society of Endocrinology, Endocrine Society (USA) and Diabetes (UK).

Alongside his clinical work, Dr Bates continues to publish in peer reviewed journals and attends national and international conferences regularly in order to maintain up to date and high standards of clinical care.

Patient feedback is central in ensuring high quality care. Following his last 360 deg appraisal, 25/26 patients were 'very satisfied' with their consultation. Comments such as ‘The doctor was excellent and always has been’ ' A very competent doctor’ ‘Prepared to listen and give his time’ ‘Friendly and made me feel at ease, provide strong evidence of high quality care.

Feedback from colleagues is also very relevant. In the same 360 deg appraisal,15/15 colleagues rated him as good/outstanding for clinical assessment and 16/16 good/outstanding for patient management. Both scores were above the national/specialty average. Across the whole spectrum of clinical care, 80/80 responses were good/outstanding. 

Outside of work he enjoys playing sport, cycling, gardening, listening to music and reading.

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Expert in: Endocrinology
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Billy White is a Consultant in Adolescent Diabetes at UCLH, working among the UK's top child and adolescent diabetes team. 

After graduating from Bristol University Medical School, Dr White undertook specialist training in London. He gained his PhD from UCL which investigated the outcomes of treatments available from doctors that control weight. 

In addition to specialising in adolescent diabetes, Dr White is also a general adolescent physician providing a comprehensive service for common health issues. 

At UCLH, Dr White leads the Diabetes Transition Programme which aims to help prepare teenagers for successful independent adults and encouraging them not to let diabetes interfere with working life. He is an honorary senior lecturer at UCL. 

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Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Bernard Khoo qualified from University of Cambridge, where he also completed the MBPhD programme. He then completed his speciality training in Endocrinology and Diabetes at St Bartholomew’s Hospital, during which time he was appointed Wellcome Trust Advanced Fellow from 2003-2006. Since 2009, he has been appointed as Senior Clinical Lecturer in Endocrinology at UCL Medical School.

Bernard sees more than a thousand patients a year with general endocrine conditions at the Royal Free Hospital. His specialist interests include neuroendocrinology and neuroendocrine tumours, as well as genetic endocrine disorders.

Bernard is also the endocrinologist for the Royal Free Neuroendocrine Tumour Multidisciplinary Team and participates in the Royal Free Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary Team.

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What is an Endocrinologist?

Hormonal and developmental disorders and related problems can be extremely vexing. Unlike many medical issues, it is not possible for patients to see their glands or the substances they produce, yet they play such a huge role in every aspect of our lives. Whether suffering from metabolic problems, diabetes, early or late-onset puberty, too little or too much growth, menopause, thyroid issues, menopause, infertility, or other disorders linked to hormones, the best practitioners to consult are endocrinologists. Finding a top endocrinologist near London is easy with Doctify.

When to see an Endocrinologist?

The top endocrinologists in London have extensive training in diagnosing and treating all the aforementioned disorders. In addition to general medical training and a residency, the best endocrinologists around London must then study for several more years to become masters of the glands and hormones/hormonal and metabolic disorders that they will treat in their practice. Diabetes and thyroid problems are the most regular reason for patient visits to top-rated endocrinologists in London, followed closely by puberty, menopause, and infertility issues (when hormones are the suspected cause).

Making sure your chosen expert endocrinologists in London are fully qualified and certified is important – the advice and diagnoses that they can provide are only as good as their skills and abilities. Top endocrinologists in London found with Doctify are generally members of the Society for Endocrinology and the European Thyroid Association, at a minimum. Although dealing with hormonal and developmental problems can be daunting, owing to the “hidden” nature of what glands and hormones do in the body, the best endocrinologists in London can help and often fix major problems with medication, supplements, or related treatments. Sometimes, health and happiness really are just a pill away!