Dr Theingi Aung

Consultant Endocrinologist

Practising at

Spire Dunedin Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Theingi Aung at Spire include:

Other treatments

  • Bariatric weight management

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Professional profile

Dr Aung did her postgraduate training in Diabetes and Endocrinology at the Oxford Deanery (2005-2014). She has a research interest in diabetes and cardiovascular disease and spent 3.5 years during training running large scales clinical trials including ASCEND (A Study of Cardiovascular Events in Diabetes) and Heart protection studies (HPS-2 Thrive and HPS-3 Reveal) at the clinical trial service unit (CTSU), the University of Oxford. She did her 3-year clinical research fellowship (2010-2013) at the CTSU investigating the cardiovascular disease (CVD) and diabetes, focusing on the role of aspirin and omega-3 fatty acid in the primary prevention of CVD in Diabetes.

Dr Aung joined the Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in 2014 to lead and shape the new services, including the Weight Loss and Bariatric services, and the Integrated Diabetes and Endocrinology services. She is leading bariatric MDT clinics and weight loss bariatric care pathway, the VLCD weight loss project, various endocrine clinics including the virtual thyroid clinics and the radio-iodine treatment for benign thyroid disease.

She does various specialist clinics on different endocrine conditions including PCOS, parathyroid, adrenal and pituitary disorders and diabetes.

Clinical Interests


Bariatric weight management; Obesity and metabolic medicine-medical and surgical weight loss pathways Endocrinology; Thyroid disorder including radio-iodine treatment for benign thyroid disease, Parathyroid disorders, PCOS, Adrenal and pituitary conditions; Diabetes

Private contact details

Private secretary Kerry Brunt
Private secretary telephone 0118 955 3566
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians
Member of Association of British Clinical Diabetologist (ABCD)
Association for the Study of Obesity

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Royal Berkshire Hospital NHS Trust

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