Dr Siva Sivappriyan

Dr Siva Sivappriyan

FRCP (UK)

Endocrinology

14 years of experience

Overall Rating

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5
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5
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5

Top feedback

“i felt Dr Siva was very helpful and through. He went through all the poptions avaiable for my tthyroid problem. “
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Subspecialty

  • Diabetes & Endocrinology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Sinhala
  • Tamil
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6097451
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £starting from 200

    Follow-up appointment: £starting from 150

    Practices worked at

    KIMS Hospital

    Newnham Ct Way Weavering, Maidstone, United Kingdom, ME14 5FT
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    One Hospital Ashford

    Kennington Rd, Willesborough, Ashford, United Kingdom, TN24 0YS
    0 reviews

    LycaHealth Canary Wharf

    1 West Ferry Circus, Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom, E14 4HD
    217 reviews

    LycaHealth

    1 West Ferry Circus Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom, E14 4HA
    0 reviews

    About

    He is a Consultant Physician in Diabetes and Endocrinology at Maidstone Hospital NHS Trust and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Kings College  London. He completed his specialist training in London at the Royal Free & University College London Hospitals. He has an interest in all aspects of diabetes and endocrinology but has sub-speciality interests in the thyroid including Hashimoto's thyroiditis, pituitary disorders and complex diabetes, cholesterol, lipid and also any hormonal imbalances. He is also an expert in the field of investigating for tiredness, body-aches weight issues or any other explained symptoms.

    He is the lead for young adults with diabetes and diabetic foot services. He is also the lead for clinical governance at Maidstone.

    He is also involved with medical education with various research activities in his field.

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    Medical procedures

    • Pituitary function test 
    • Adrenocorticotrophin stimulation tests (ACTH)
    • Fine needle thyroid biopsy
    • Fine needle thyroid biopsy
    • Fine needle thyroid biopsy
    • Kidney Gland Test
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    Special interests

    • diabetes
    • complex diabetes
    • diabetes in dementia patients
    • hormone imbalance
    • thyroid disorders
    • Pituitary disease
    • parathyroid disease
    • obesity; endocrinology
    • Diabetes - Type 1 & 2 (up-tp-date new treatments with focus on weight reduction)
    • Pre-diabetes - Metabolic syndrome (Obesity, Glucose intolerance)
    • Diabetes complications and care
    • Hypoglycaemia
    • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    • Pumps
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
    • Osteoporosis
    • Endocrinology problems in cancer patients
    • Calcium problems
    • alopecia
    • Cardiovascular risk reduction
    • Pregnancy-related endocrine and diabetes disease
    • Thyroid (hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism and nodules )
    • Adrenal (Cushing’s, Addison’s disease and adrenal tumours)
    • Pituitary (including high prolactin, pituitary tumors, diabetes insipidus)
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    • high and low calcium
    • hypoparathyroidism
    • Hypogonadism (low testosterone causing low libido / sexual dysfunction)
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    Education

    Education:

    • MBBS(Hon) University of Colombo 2002

    Memberships:

    • British Medical Association (BMA)
    • British Society for Endocrinology
    • Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ABCD)
    • Diabetes UK (DUK)
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    Reviews

    Overall
    5
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    5
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    5

    i felt Dr Siva was very helpful and through. He went through all the poptions avaiable for my tthyroid problem.

    01-02-2019
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    5
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    5
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    5

    best doctor I have met. Was listening my concerns and was able to explain my issues well.

    26-01-2019
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    5
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    5
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    5

    he was very polite and understanding . He made sure to answer all of my questions.

    19-12-2018
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    5
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    5
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    5

    I was seen for my polycystic ovarian disease and am grateful that he could understand my problems well.

    15-12-2018
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    5
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    5
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    5

    Really through and i had wads very friendly

    15-12-2018
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    5
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    5

    Very informative and was able to answers all my questions

    15-12-2018

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