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Wirral University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Diabetes and Endocrinology

What we do

The service provides a comprehensive inpatient and outpatient service for both Diabetes and Endocrinology (the diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to hormones). We have an inpatient bed-base at Arrowe Park Hospital and outpatient clinics at both Arrowe Park and Clatterbridge Hospitals.

The Diabetes and Endocrinology Service has four consultants, one associate specialist and junior medical staff. This is supported by five diabetes nurses specialists.

Consultant-led outpatient clinics are supported by a diabetic nurse specialist and dietetic and podiatrist input. A specialist Gestational Diabetes Clinic is run in conjunction with the Obstetrics Department on the Arrowe Park Hospital site. Our diabetic specialist nurses offer a range of comprehensive educational programmes for diabetic patients.

Who we are

The Clinical Service Lead is Dr King Leong, who is supported by a team of three consultants and one Associate Specialist: Dr Moulinath Banerjee, Dr David Bowen-Jones, Dr Ian Jones and Dr Sian Wynne.

The Matron for the Diabetes and Endocrinology Service is Matron Jonathan Davies, and the Divisional Manager is Mr Shaun Brown.