Consultant Profile

Dr Thozhukat Sathyapalan

Dr Thozhukat Sathyapalan MBBS, MD. FRCP Edin
Practicing at:
Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital
  • 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
Honarary 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
Private secretary:
Mrs Gill Byne
Private secretary telephone number:
01482 790601 - after 7pm only pls leave message
Mon PM
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Thozhukat Sathyapalan ('Sathya') is a Reader in diabetes, endocrinology and metabolism and Honarary 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. His postgraduate research at the University of Hull with Professor Stephen Atkin's team was in the cardiovascular aspect of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). he was appointed Senior Lecturer in 2009 at the University of Hull and became a Reader in 2012.

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:

Dr Sathyapalan 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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