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Date: 20 June 2019

Time: 12:21

Consultant directory

With so many consultants, all with special interests, we appreciate it can be difficult for GPs to make the right referral choice, and it can be confusing for patients.

This consultant directory is offered as an easy reference guide to the specific clinical services and interests of all the consultants working at or for University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

Browse by category results: endocrinology

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    Professor Weibke Arlt

    Professor Weibke Arlt, Senior Lecturer, Honorary Consultant Physician

    Graduated from the University of Cologne, Germany and trained in Cologne and Wurzburg, Germany, and San Francisco, USA. She obtained recognition as a specialist in general medicine and endocrinology and diabetes in 1998.

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    Dr John Ayuk

    Dr John Ayuk, Consultant Endocrinologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer in Medicine

    Consultant Endocrinologist at UHB and honorary senior lecturer at the University of Birmingham. His research and clinical interests include the pathogenesis and management of pituitary tumours, neuroendocrine tumours and multiple endocrine neoplasia type

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    Dr Kristien Boelaert

    Dr Kristien Boelaert, Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist

    Qualified in Belgium in 1995 and subsequently trained in West Midlands Hospitals obtaining MRCP and a PhD. Clinical research interests include the management of thyroid dysfunction, thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer.

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    Mrs Charlotte Dawson

    Mrs Charlotte Dawson, Consultant in Metabolic Medicine

    Received training at UCLH and Bristol in metabolic medicine, and a PhD in molecular biochemistry. Interested in adult inherited metabolic disorders, and lipid metabolism. Runs an outreach service for patients with inherited metabolic disorders.

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    Prof Neil Gittoes

    Prof Neil Gittoes, Consultant Endocrinologist & Hon Senior Lecturer, Associate Medical Director

    Specialist interests: osteoporosis, calcium metabolism and metabolic bone diseases, thyroid and pituitary disease. Associate Medical Director for Clinical partnerships at UHB and has an active research portfolio and national responsibilities.

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    Dr Helena Gleeson

    Dr Helena Gleeson, Consultant Endocrinology

    Attended medical school in Newcastle upon Tyne and completed specialty training in endocrinology in the North West Deanery. Clinical interests in adolescent and young adult health, polycystic ovarian syndrome and late effects of cancer therapy.

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    Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith

    Dr Zaki Hassan-Smith, Consultant Endocrinologist/Physician

    Visiting Prof in Applied Biological and Exercise Science. Trained in London and Birmingham. MBBS, BMedSci(Hons), MRCP (UK) (Endocrinology & Diabetes), PhD. Clinical interests in Metabolic and Rare Bone Disease, Endocrinology, Thyroid and Internal Medicine

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    Dr Tarekegn Hiwot

    Dr Tarekegn Hiwot, Consultant Endocrinologist, Consultant in Inherited Metabolic Disorders

    MD Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. MSC in Biochemistry and PhD in Molecular Immunology from Karliniska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Metabolic physician with a special interest in inherited metabolic disorders.

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    Dr Niki Karavitaki

    Dr Niki Karavitaki, Consultant Endocrinologist

    Postgraduate training in Neuroendocrinology, London. PhD, Athens. Previously Consultant Endocrinologist in Oxford. Senior Clinical Lecturer at University of Birmingham. Special interests; pituitary tumours, hypopituitarism and endocrine oncology.

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    Dr Konstantinos Manolopoulos

    Dr Konstantinos Manolopoulos, Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist

    Specialist interest in polycystic ovary syndrome and complex endocrine obesity. Qualified from the University of Dusseldorf, trained in the West Midlands and a DPhil from the University of Oxford. Leads research in human metabolism.

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    Dr Michael O'Reilly

    Dr Michael O'Reilly, Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist & Clinician Scientist

    Graduated from National University of Ireland Galway. Postgraduate training in Dublin & Birmingham. Completed specialist training in endocrinology & general medicine and completed PhD. Special interests; adrenal, reproductive and pituitary disorders.

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    Dr Andrew Toogood

    Dr Andrew Toogood, Consultant Endocrinologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer in Medicine

    Runs a follow-up service for patients treated for endocrine problems or cancer in childhood, adults treated with stem cell transplants and intracranial disease.