Prof Thozhukat Sathyapalan

Prof Thozhukat Sathyapalan


Practising at

Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital

Spire Hesslewood Clinic

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Prof Thozhukat Sathyapalan at Spire include:

Other treatments

  • Endocrinology and diabetes for both adolescents and adults
  • Gynaecological and reproductive endocrinology
  • Pituitary, thyroid, adrenal and gonadal endocrinology
  • General internal medicine

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Professional profile

I am the Chair in diabetes, endocrinology and metabolism and Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist in Hull. I received my specialist training in Endocrinology, Diabetes and General (Internal) Medicine, initially in Aberdeen and subsequently with the Yorkshire Deanery. I did my postgraduate research fellowship at the University of Hull with Professor Stephen Atkin's group and was appointed Senior Lecturer in 2009 at the University of Hull, became a Reader in 2012 and was made a Chair in 2016.

My clinical practice encompasses all aspects of Endocrinology and Diabetes including thyroid, adrenal, pituitary disorders, diabetes and obesity and have published extensively in these areas. I am actively involved in clinical research, undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and training. I am a Fellow of Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, American College of Physician and Higher Education Academy. I am also a member of British Endocrine Society, American Endocrine Society and Association of British Clinical Diabetologists.

Clinical Interests

Endocrinology and diabetes mellitus
Parathyroid disease
Pituitary disease
Thyroid disease

Thyroid disease Pituitary disease Parathyroid disease Reproductive endocrinology General endocrinology Diabetes

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

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

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Current NHS 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.

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Personal Profile

I enjoy cricket and travelling; with the former I have regressed from being a participant to being merely a spectator, albeit an enthusiastic one!.

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Private contact details

Telephone 01482 672 444
Private secretary Gill Byne
Private secretary telephone 07751263635 (Monday – Thursday 7pm-9pm only – answerphone service outside these times)

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