Dr Umesh Dashora

Dr Umesh Dashora

Consultant Endocrinologist and Diabetologist
MB BS, MD, MD, MRCP (UK), FRCP (London), FRCP (Edin), MA

Practising at

Spire Sussex Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Umesh Dashora at Spire include:

Endocrinology and diabetes

Other treatments

Hormone tests for diabetes, thyroid, sexual, endocrine, fertility, adrenal, PCOS, testes, erection, parathyroid or calcium problems.

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Professional profile

I have been a consultant Endocrinologist and Diabetologist for 23 years and a consultant in the UK for over 11 years. I have diverse and extensive experience of working in India, Oman and now in the UK.

I have particular expertise in managing patients with endocrine, diabetes, thyroid, fertility, adrenal, gonadal, PCOS, testicular, impotence, erectile dysfunction, sexual dysfunction, parathyroid and calcium related problems.

I have more than 32 years of experience in medicine, 23 years of experience in endocrinology and diabetes and 11 years of experience in the UK.

I am on the DVLA panel for Driving Assessment for people with diabetes.

Clinical Interests

Endocrinology and diabetes mellitus

Insulin treatment Diabetic foot Thyrotoxicosis Hyperthyroid PCOS

Private contact details

Private secretary Mrs Balabavani Dashora
Private secretary telephone 07817371053
Private secretary fax 01424 757012 attention Dr Dashora
Private secretary email


I am the news editor for the British Journal Of Diabetes and regularly contribute to the news section.

Media Coverage

Diabetes prescription chart recognised in a national competition

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Qualification and professional memberships

CCT (Endocrinology, Diabetes and General Medicine) / Royal College of Physicians of the UK / 2006
Certificate of Completion of Training
CCT is a degree which is given after 5 years of training in Endocrinology and Diabetes

Professional memberships

Member, Fellow and regional Adviser of Royal College of Physicians of London and Edinburgh.
Executive member of the Association of British Clinical Diabetologist.
Executive member of the Joint British Diabetes Societies for Inpatients.
Executive member of the Southern Regional Council and Consultant Committee of British Medical Association.
Member of Diabetes UK.
Chair of Southern zone British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin.

Professional leadership

I am the deputy chief of medicine at Conquest Hospital.
Regional adviser for both Royal Colleges of Physicians (London and Edinburgh).
Deputy sub dean for Brighton and Sussex Medical School.
I also represent consultants in consultant committee of BMA.
I chair south chapter of British Association of Physicians of India Origin.
I am a senior Lecturer at Brighton Medical School.

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Current NHS posts

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

Consultant Endocrinology and Diabetes, Conquest Hospital; Senior Lecturer and Deputy sub dean, BSMS

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Research and Publication


My latest publication is: Dashora, Umesh, et al. "The best hypoglycaemia avoidance initiative in the UK." British Journal of Diabetes 17.2 (2017): 74-77. More publications can be found on google by searching by my name

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Personal Profile

I have enjoyed an extensive and diverse experience of growing up, training and learning in India, Oman and in the various parts of UK including Newcastle, Sunderland, Southampton and now Hastings.

I regularly play badminton and swim to keep fit.  I also enjoy public speaking.

I am very lucky to have an understanding wife and bright children who have quickly grown up.

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