Dr Patel is a consultant and specialist in endocrinology, diabetes and acute medicine at Royal Free NHS Foundation trust. He qualified at St George’s hospital and completed specialist training in London.
Before commencing at the Royal Free Hospital, he had clinical positions at University College and Hammersmith hospitals. He was awarded a PhD by Imperial College for his research in cholesterol transport, High-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) in people with type two diabetes.
He enjoys delivering high quality clinical care in outpatient endocrinology and diabetes management. He is committed to patient safety and contributes to trust governance activities. He supports a team and advises on aspects of specialist diabetes care to GP’s in Camden.
He has an honorary senior lecturer position at University College London where he is a principal investigator in clinical trial work and enjoys being a lead teacher for undergraduate endocrinology at the Royal Free Hospital.
Research interests include cardiovascular disease prevention, HDL-cholesterol, diabetes-related renal disease, and clinical trials.