Consultant Profile

Professor Thozhukat Sathyapalan

Professor Thozhukat Sathyapalan MBBS, MD, FRCP Edin
Practicing at:
Spire Hesslewood Clinic, Spire Lowfields Clinic
  • Endocrinology and Diabetes Mellitus
    • Diabetes
    • Endocrinology
    • Parathyroid disease
    • Pituitary disease
    • Thyroid disease
Special clinical interests:

Thyroid disease
Pituitary disease
Parathyroid disease
Reproductive endocrinology
General endocrinology

Research interests:

Polycystic ovary syndrome

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Reader in Academic Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Hull York Medical School, University of Hull
Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist, Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

British Endocrine Society
American Endocrine Society
Association of British Clinical Diabetologists
Royal College of Physicians

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01482 672 444
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Background Information 
Professional profile:

Professor Thozhukat Sathyapalan ('Sathya') is the Chair in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism and Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist in Hull.   He received his specialist training in Endocrinology, Diabetes and General (Internal) Medicine, initially in Aberdeen and subsequently with the Yorkshire Deanery. He had his postgraduate research fellowship at the University of Hull with Professor Stephen Atkin's team. He was appointed Senior Lecturer in 2009 at the University of Hull, became a Reader in 2012 and a Chair in 2016.

His clinical practice encompasses all aspects of Endocrinology and Diabetes including thyroid, adrenal, pituitary disorders and diabetes. He is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and training.

Personal profile:

Sathya enjoys cricket and travelling;with the former he has regressed from being a participant to being merely a spectator, albeit an enthusiastic one!

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Professor Thozhukat Sathyapalan

Professor Thozhukat Sathyapalan Endocrinology and Diabetes Mellitus Consultant, Hessle, Ferriby Road, private hospital specialist.

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