Qualifications

Qualifications:

BSc MBBS PhD

Year qualified:

1998

Country of qualification:

UK

Registration & Memberships

Registration and licensing

  • No restrictions

Memberships and associations

  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Society for Endocrinology
  • UK Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (Committee)
  • Diabetes UK

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati

Dr Dipesh C Patel

Consultant Physician

BSc MBBS PhD

Dr Dipesh Patel is practicing consultant and specialist in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Acute medicine at Royal Free NHS Foundation trust since 2013. He qualified at St George’s hospital and completed specialist training in NW London. Before commencing at the Royal Free he had clinical positions at University College and Hammersmith hospitals. He was awarded a PhD by Imperial College for his research in cholesterol transport, HDL-C in people with type 2 diabetes.

He enjoys delivering high quality clinical care in outpatient Endocrinology and Diabetes management. He is committed to patient safety and contributes to trust governance activties. He supports a team and advises on aspects of specialist diabetes care to GP’s in Camden.

He has an Honorary Senior Lecturer position at UCL where he is a principal investigator in clinical trial work and enjoys being a lead teacher for undergraduate Endocrinology at the Royal Free.

Away from work Dipesh participates in a number of sporting activities which he enjoys with his children and family.

Specialities:

Endocrinology

General Medicine

Special interests:

General endocrinology

Thyroid

Parathyroid disease

Type II diabetes mellitus and related renal disease

Lipids and cardiovascular disease prevention

Procedures offered:

General Endocrinology including thyroid, parathyroid and calcium disorders

Adrenal disease

Pituitary

PCOS and Obesity

Endocrine complications as a result of cancer treatments

Complex diabetes management

Cardiovascular disease prevention

Renal disease and lipids/cholesterol problems

Clinical Interests:

General Endocrinology including thyroid

Parathyroid

Adrenal

Pituitary and PCOS

Complex diabetes management

Cardiovascular disease prevention

Renal disease and lipids

Research interests:

Cardiovascular disease prevention

HDL-cholesterol

Diabetes-related renal disease

Clinical trials

Dr Dipesh C Patel Endocrinology Consultant is available for consultations at the Royal Free.