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Professor John New

Professor John New

Consultant Physician
MB BS, FRCP

Practising at

Spire Manchester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor John New at Spire include:

Other treatments

Endocrinology

Obesity - medical management
Post bariatric surgery medical management and nutritional management

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Professional profile

I went to medical school in Newcastle upon Tyne and trained in Newcastle, Liverpool and Leeds before moving to Salford in 1996. Over the last 10 years I developed the Salford Weight Management Services, which provides a holistic, patient-centred, multidisciplinary weight management service. This service includes dieticians, clinical psychologists, nurse specialists and bariatric surgeons.

I, with Professor Stanga, run a joint diabetic eye service. This ensures that patients get the best treatments both for their diabetic eye disease, and their diabetes. This joint approach ensures the best outcomes for people with diabetes.

I am a co-author on the Royal College of Physicians guidance for the treatment of obesity. I have presented at numerous national meetings about the effective treatments for weight loss in people with and without diabetes. Within Salford Royal I am involved in the insulin pump clinic and was appointed by the National Technology Appraisal Centre as one of the two national specialists in insulin pump therapy.


Clinical Interests

Endocrinology
Diabetes
Diabetic eye disease
Diabetic medicine
Endocrinology and diabetes mellitus
Obesity
Thyroid disease

Insulin pumps

Private contact details

Private secretary Diane McNulty
Private secretary telephone 0161 206 5146
Private secretary email diane.mcnulty@srft.nhs.uk
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow Royal College Physicians London
Diabetes UK
National Obesity Forum

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Physician specialising in Diabetes and Obesity, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Lead for Obesity Services, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester

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What our patients say

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