Dr Sanjay Saraf
Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology
MBBS, MRCP, FRCP
My areas of interest are Type 1 and 2 diabetes, insulin pump therapy, diabetic foot, complex diabetes, lipid disorders, thyroid disorders, hypogonadism, adrenal and pituitary disorders. I have sound clinical knowledge in Medicine and have a CCT in General Internal Medicine.
I endeavour to provide the best possible care to all my patients based on current best evidence. My communication strategy is based on total honesty.
I have been working as a Consultant in the NHS since January 2011. During this period I have consolidated myself as a consultant with exposure to varied hospital settings and different roles. I have been in my present post of Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology at Good Hope Hospital since November 2015.
Since starting in my present post I have developed a Consultant-led diabetic foot service at Good Hope Hospital. I am also the mortality lead for my unit at Good Hope Hospital. In my previous post, I was a Clinical Lead in acute Medicine at Manor Hospital.
MBBS / University of Burdwan, India / 1996
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
MBBS is a graduate level degree after training in medical school for 5 years.
MRCP / UK / 2005
Member of Royal College of Physicians
FRCP / UK / 2020
Fellows of the Royal College of Surgeons
“FRCP” is an honor beyond “MRCP”. The designations are different for surgical doctors because only the Fellow designation exists. Surgical doctors become Fellows of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS)
Since starting in my present post I have developed Consultant led Diabetic Foot Service at Good Hope Hospital. I am mortality lead for my unit at Good Hope Hospital
In my previous post I was Clinical Lead in acute Medicine at Manor Hospital
Paradoxical Glycemic response to surgical treatment of Ovarian Hyperthecosis in a patient with Type 2 diabetes, British Journal of Diabetes and Vascular Disease
Good Hope Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham
I am married and my wife works as a GP in Sutton Coldfield. I have a lovely daughter and enjoy spending time with my family. I am a keen gardener which helps me relax.