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Dr Dulmini Kariyawasam, Consultant Endocrinologist and Diabetes Specialist, currently works within the Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. She also sees patients privately in several London-based hospitals including HCA London Bridge/Shard, KIMs Sevenoaks Medical Centre, and Guy's and St. Thomas’s Private Health. She has a wealth of experience in managing and treating diabetes (type 1 and 2) in adults, adolescents, and children including complications of diabetes and the management of hypoglycaemia. She also is highly specialised in endocrine disorders including those of the adrenal gland, thyroid, ovaries and testis, menstrual problems, PCOS, and growth and puberty problems.
Dr Kariyawasam graduated in 2000 with her undergraduate degree in medicine and surgery, before going on to do an MSc in Diabetes and Endocrinology at King’s College London. Following this, she underwent her specialist training in the London Deanery. Following her training, she was given membership to the Royal College of Physicians and was later made a Fellow for the same institute. She is also a member of Diabetes UK and American Diabetes Association and Endocrine Society.
Dr Kariyawasam is an active member of the research community, publishing regularly in peer-reviewed journals. Throughout her career, she has been awarded several prizes for her work including the prestigious Niru-Goenka award of the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists for innovative thinking. Alongside this award, the team that she works with has also won the HSJ award for the management of young adults with Type 1 diabetes.
- Video Consultation
- Adrenocorticotropin Stimulation Tests (ACTH)
- Blood Glucose Monitoring
- Pituitary Function Test
- Synacthen Test
- Pituitary Disorders
- Cushing’s Syndrome
- Diabetes Insipidus
- Type 1 Diabetes
- Vitamin D Deficiency
- Acromegaly or Gigantism
- Addison’s Disease
- Adrenal Disease
- Disorders of Bone Metabolism
- Endocrine Hypertension
- Graves’ Disease
- Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
- High Blood Pressure
- Hormone Disorders (Male)
- Hormone Imbalances and Disorders (Female)
- Metabolic Syndrome
- Parathyroid Disease
- Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
- Reproductive Disorders
- Thyroid Nodules
- Thyroid Problems
- Master of Science( Hons) -in Diabetes and Endocrinology King's College London 2008
- MBBS ( Hons) Medical faculty Colombo 2000
- Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians UK ( FRCP) Roayal College of Physicians 2014
- Completion of specialty training in Diabetes and Endocrinology Royal College of Physicians 2010
- Member of the Royal college of Physicians(MRCP(UK) Royal College of Physicians 2005
"Dr Kariyawasam is an excellent colleague whom I have been working with for more than 7 years. She is highly proficient at her job, very knowledgeable, sincere and compassionate. She has been outstanding in her clinical skills and also very professional. Highly recommended."
"Doctor Kariyawasam is an excellent physician which goes beyond the specific patients' needs. She is knowledgeable, experienced, meticolous, professional and caring. Dr Kariyawasam is a colleague I have worked for many years and I recommend her highly. Superb as a doctor professionally and as an individual with her kind manners and generosity."