Dr. Simon Au

Dr. Simon Au

MBBCh BAO (QUB), MD(QUB), FRCP(Edin), FRCP(Lond)

Endocrinology & Diabetes

Offers video consultation
29 years of experience
17 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.98

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

4.98

Top feedback

“Dr Au is a wonderful Doctor ,he is very knowledgeable ,kind and caring ,he always takes time to listen to your concerns and explain everything thoroughly ,I would highly recommend him .“
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Subspecialties

  • Diabetes
  • General (Internal) Medicine
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4013451
  • Royal College of Physicians: 067588
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £160

    Follow-up appointment: £140

    Practices worked at

    Ulster Independent Clinic

    245 Stranmillis Rd, Belfast, United Kingdom, BT9 5JH
    28 reviews

    Hillsborough Private Clinic

    2 Main St, Hillsborough, United Kingdom, BT26 6AE
    8 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    Not available
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    14:00 - 17:00
    Sat
    09:30 - 12:00
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Dr Simon Au, Consultant Endocrinologist and Diabetes Specialist, works at Lagan Valley Hospital and within private practice at the Hillsborough Clinic. He is a highly experienced physician with over 20 years of experience.

    Dr Au began his medical education at Queen's medical school, graduating with his degree in medicine. He then went on to do his foundation medical training in Belfast and Cardiff, before moving on to do specialist training in Belfast. During his training years, he worked in several highly-respected hospitals including Royal Victoria hospital Belfast City hospital, Craigavon Area hospital, and Ulster Hospital.

    Dr Au is also an active researcher, publishing articles on Insulin pulsatility and insulin resistance.

    Procedures

    • Adrenocorticotropin Stimulation Tests (ACTH)
    • Video Consultation
    • Blood Glucose Monitoring
    • Dexamethasone Suppression Test
    • Fine Needle Thyroid Biopsy
    • Pituitary Function Test
    • Synacthen Test
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    Special interests

    • Thyroid Problems
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
    • Hormone Imbalances and Disorders (Female)
    • Hormone Disorders (Male)
    • General Medicine
    • Graves’ Disease
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Metabolic Syndrome
    • Thyroid Nodules
    • Diabetes
    • Disorders of Bone Metabolism
    • Endocrine Hypertension
    • Goitre
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Hyperlipidaemia
    • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    • Osteoporosis
    • Parathyroid Disease
    • Pituitary Disorders
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
    • Prolactinoma
    • Reproductive Disorders
    • Type 1 Diabetes
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Education

    Education and Memberships

    • MRCP(UK) Royal College of Physicians of United Kingdom 1998
    • FRCP Royal College of Physicians London 2009
    • FRCP (Ed) Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh 2007
    • MD QUB 2008
    • MB, BCh, BAO QUB 1993
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    Reviews

    4.99 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.98
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    4.98
    Thyroid Problems
    26/47
    Hypothyroidism
    12/47
    Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
    11/47
    Hormone Imbalances and Disorders (Female)
    8/47
    Hormone Disorders (Male)
    4/47
    General Medicine
    3/47
    Adrenocorticotropin Stimulation Tests (ACTH)
    1/47
    Graves’ Disease
    1/47
    Hyperthyroidism
    1/47
    Metabolic Syndrome
    1/47
    Thyroid Nodules
    1/47
    Video Consultation
    1/47
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Dr Au is a wonderful Doctor ,he is very knowledgeable ,kind and caring ,he always takes time to listen to your concerns and explain everything thoroughly ,I would highly recommend him .
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Great experience as a first-timer. Dr Simon Au was all amicable and helpful. I especially loved how Dr Au explained my conditions to me and my treatment options with excellent medical care. I had a great visit, and he put me at ease. So I highly recommend becoming his patient.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I see him every six months at outpatients clinic and he is very helpful and answers any questions I have concerns about.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Listen to patients views, comments and questions. How are YOU feeling. Very good patient relationship
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Overall most helpful .
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Doctor Au has been very helpful, explaining my condition and how to improve it. I would highly recommend him.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Great Doctor, very patient centred.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very satisfactory, excellent treatment and care.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I am experiencing Dr Au as an honest, experienced and kind practitioner. He explains matters very well and clearly and makes sure that I understand the medical process. I can highly recommend him to other potential patients.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Had low Testosterone and Dr Au sort it out to get to a better level improving my quality of life.
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