Dr Khalid Ahmed MB FRCP Consultant Endocrinologist


Qualification

MBBS MRCP(UK) FRCP(LON)

Title

Consultant Endocrinologist

Specialties

Endocrinology and Diabetes

Clinical interests

Thyroid disease Diabetes mellitus Obesity Hormone Replacement Therapy Polycystic ovarian disease and hirsutism, Calcium disorders Pituitary disease Management of endocrine conditions for children 11 - 16 years

Languages spoken

English, Arabic

Biography

I undertook specialist training in Endocrinology and Diabetes at Southampton and Cardiff University Hospitals. I spent 2 years in Diabetes Research in Cardiff studying the pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and the pathophysiological aspects of Diabetic Retinopathy. Currently, I provide a full Endocrine and Diabetes service at West Middlesex University Hospital.

Year qualified

1988

Memberships

Society for Endocrinology Diabetes UK European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) Royal Society of Medicine

NHS hospitals

Chelsea & Westminster NHS foundation Trust

Research interests

Diabetes Mellitus and Insulin Resistance, Thyroid Disease

Key published papers

1) Michael P Mulcahy, Khalid Ahmed, Stephen Luzio, David R Owens, John H Lazarus. 'Effect of losartan on insulin sensitivity and serum lipids in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients' British Journal of Diabetes and Vascular Disease 2002 January; 2(1): 67-68. 2) Perrot R, Ahmed K, North R and Owens DR. 'The influence of plasma glucose upon pulsatile ocular blood flow in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.' Diabetologia 2001 June; 44(6): 700-5. 3) Oboubie K, Ahmed K, Smith J, Davies JS and Lazarus JH. 'Vascular compliance in hyperthyroidism.' Presented at the British Endocrine Society in Birmingham (March 2000). 4) Ahmed K, Luzio S, Furmaniak V, Owens D.R. The Metabolic And Insulin Secretory Status of Non-Ketotic GAD Antibody Positive Late Onset Diabetes Mellitus. Diabetologia 1999 September;42: A192. 5) Ollerton R, Playle R, Ahmed K, Dunstan F, Luzio S, Owens D.R. Day to day variability of fasting plasma glucose in newly diagnosed Type 2 diabetic Subjects. Diabetes care 1999 March;22 (3):394-8.


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