Back Refine search Reset
Please choose a search criteria from below
Filters Clear all
Specialties
Treatments

Best Endocrinologists in London, UK

41 results found for 'Endocrinology' in London, UK

Sort by:
Showing 21 - 30 of 41 results
Expert in: Endocrinology
29 years of experience
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Aylwin has a well-established private practice at the London Bridge Hospital and at The London Clinic that mirrors his NHS work. He is the Lead Clinician for Endocrinology at King’s College Hospital. Dr Aylwin leads the pituitary and adrenal multidisciplinary teams at King’s that look after patients with pituitary and other endocrine-related tumours and cancers. 

He has published over 70 research papers in peer-reviewed journals in the field of endocrine tumours, clinical obesity, appetite regulation, and molecular endocrinology, regularly reviews journal submissions for international publications is on the editorial board for the journal Pituitary. He lectures widely both within the UK and abroad and has contributed to numerous symposia and debates at the British Endocrine Society and in other learned societies with recent lectures in the UK and overseas in Barcelona, Korea, St Petersburg, Zurich, India, Dublin

Read more
Expert in: Endocrinology
44 years of experience
Diabetes & Endocrinology

Dr Malcolm Prentice qualified at King’s College Hospital and has a BSc in Pharmacology from King’s College, London.

He is co-author of the National Guidelines for the Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer and was one of the first in the UK to set up a one-stop thyroid nodule clinic with ultrasound in 1990.

Later in his career, Dr Prentice initiated the National Training Course for Thyroid Ultrasound and Biopsy jointly with the support of the Royal College of Radiologists which he has run since 2005. To date, Dr Prentice has over twenty years of consultant management of acute medical emergencies and outpatient medical clinics.

Read more
Expert in: Endocrinology
21 years of experience
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.

Read more
Expert in: Endocrinology
34 years of experience
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.

Read more
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.

Read more
Expert in: Endocrinology
19 years of experience
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.

Read more
Expert in: Endocrinology
45 years of experience
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.

 

Read more
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.

Read more
Expert in: Endocrinology
18 years of experience
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. 

Read more
Expert in: Endocrinology
46 years of experience

Dr Ralph Abraham received his medical education at Oxford University. He went on to train as an academic Physician at the University of London, gaining valuable experience at a number of esteemed hospitals including Kings College Hospital, St Mary's Hospital and St Bartholomew's Hospital.

In 1991, Dr Abraham founded London Medical, now an established private practice dedicated to providing unrivalled patient care in high quality, state-of-the-art diagnostic facilities. Dr Abraham is a full-time Consultant Physician in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Lipid Disorders at the London Medical. He specialises in all aspects of diabetes but particularly using pumps and sensors in adults and in children as well as having a specialist interest in lipid management and prevention of heart attack or stroke.

Mr Abraham also speaks French and Italian and was included in Tatler's Top 250 Consultants by specialty in 2013.

Read more

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!