Dr Jesse Kumar

Consultant Endocrinologist

Qualifications:
MBBS, FRCP, ARSAC certified (Association of Radioactive Substances Advisory Committee)
Year qualified:
Speciality:
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Clinical interests

1. Diabetes - Type 1 & 2 (modern treatments including GLP-1 analogues, DPP-4). 2. Pre-diabetes - metabolic syndrome (obesity, glucose intolerance). 3. Diabetes complications and care. 4. Hypoglycaemia. 5. Continuous Glucose Monitoring and Flash Glucose (Ambulatory) monitoring. 6. High Cholesterol and Lipid Clinics. 7. Hypertension (high blood pressure). 8. Thyroid problems (hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism and thyroid nodules) including Radioiodine treatment. 9. Adrenal problems (Cushing's, Addison's disease and adrenal tumours). 10. Pituitary problems (including high prolactin, pituitary tumours, diabetes insipidus). 11. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. 12. Calcium disorders (high and low calcium - hyper and hypoparathyroidism). 13. Hypogonadism (low testosterone causing low libido/sex drive/impotence). 14. Obesity and weight management. 15. Dynamic Endocrine Testing (special tests to rule out endocrine problems). 16. Other medical conditions.

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You can access treatment in a number of ways, as a self-paying or privately insured patient, a Benenden member, or as an NHS patient. In all cases, you just need to ask your GP to refer you to Benenden Hospital. For general enquiries, contact us below.

You can access treatment in a number of ways, as a self-paying or privately insured patient, a Benenden member, or as an NHS patient. In all cases, you just need to ask your GP to refer you to Benenden Hospital. For general enquiries, contact us below.