Dr Naveed Younis
Consultant Endocrinologist & General Physician
BSc, MB ChB, MD, FRCP
"The facilities at Spire Hospitals are excellent and the high quality of staff and professionalism allow you to provide the best possible care for patients."
I specialise in managing all aspects of Endocrinology including thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, hypogonadism and pituitary. I arrange diagnostic investigations and treatment pathways. I am highly experienced in managing all aspects of diabetes and its complications including pre-diabetes and obesity. I have a specific interest in patient education, insulin complex pathways and complications of diabetes such as renal disease and neuropathy.
I trained as a physician in general (internal) medicine, diabetes and endocrinology. In diabetes I have trained in diagnostics and management of this condition and its complications. I have a large practice in endocrinology involving all aspects of endocrinology such as thyroid, metabolic disorders, adrenal and pituitary. I also have a large multidisciplinary practice in diabetes managing complex disease and leads on diabetic foot problems and nephropathy.
I have over 10 years experience as an Endocrinologist and Diabetologist in a large teaching university hospital practice. I am clinical lead within the department in my NHS practice. I have over 10 years experience as a general physician looking after in-patients and outpatient referrals.
I am clinical lead for Endocrinology at University Hospital South Manchester and I am the regional training programme director (TPD) in Endocrinology for higher specialist trainees in the North Western Deanery. I am member of the SAC in Endocrinology representing the North Western Deanery.
I am a teacher for undergraduate and postgraduate students in Manchester University. I am proud to be an honorary lecturer at the University of Manchester and Cardiff University. I organise national and local teaching to Primary and Secondary Care.
I qualified from Manchester University in 1993 and trained in Manchester and Liverpool Hospitals. I was a clinical research fellow in Liverpool studying aspects of retinopathy screening and have been published widely in this field. I have been a Consultant Physician in South Manchester since 2004. I have a holistic approach to managing patients with Endocrine and Diabetes disorders.
I am an associate editor for Diabetic Medicine Journal, regular reviewer of Diabetologia, Lancet and Diabetes Care Journal. I have been published widely in Diabetes and Endocrinology and have over 50 peer review publications. I contribute as editorial reviewer and reviewer of other medical journals.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Naveed Younis at Spire include:
Endocrinology and diabetes
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MB, ChB / University of Manchester / 1993
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
MB,ChB is a degree given to physicians at the basis of their training
I am clinical lead in Department of Endocrinology /Diabetes at University Hospital South Manchester. I am Training program director (TPD) for Endocrinology Higher Specialist Trainees for the North Western Deanery.
Diabetes Mellitus (Complications, therapeutics and screening for retinopathy) Lipid disorders
University Hospital South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Honorary Lecturer University of Manchester, UK