Dr Simon Aylwin

Consultant Endocrinologist

MA MB BChir PhD FRCP

Specialty Endocrinology and diabetes

Special interests Endocrinologist, hormone, adrenal, thyroid, pituitary, hypothalamus, phaeochromocytoma, paraganglioma, incidentaloma, hypercalcaemia, parathyroid, neuroendocrine tumour, NET, acromegaly, prolactinoma, prolactin, Cushing’s, Graves’ disease, hypothyroid.

About

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    Dr Simon Aylwin is a consultant endocrinologist at King’s College Hospital with broad clinical practice in endocrinology and special interests in thyroid problems, pituitary tumours, adrenal tumours and cancer, neuroendocrine tumours and inherited endocrine tumour syndromes. He also works as a physician alongside bariatric surgeons managing patients with severe obesity. He graduated from Queens’ College Cambridge in 1987 and undertook clinical studies at the Royal London Hospital, qualifying in 1990. After MRCP in 1993 he undertook specialist endocrinology training and research studies at Bart’s and the London leading to a PhD awarded in 2001. He took up a substantive post as a consultant endocrinologist at King’s College Hospital in 2002.

    Dr Aylwin has a well-established private practice that mirrors his NHS work at both the Princess Grace and London Bridge Hospitals. He is a clinical committee member for the Society for Endocrinology and member of the Obesity special interest group, committee member for the UKINETS (UK and Ireland Neuroendocrine tumours). He is also a member of the US Endocrine society and pituitary society. Dr Aylwin has published over 25 research papers in peer-reviewed journals in the field of clinical obesity, appetite regulation, endocrine tumours and molecular endocrinology, regularly reviews journal submissions for international publications is on the editorial board for the journal Pituitary. He lectures widely both within the UK and abroad and has recently contributed to symposia and debates at the British Endocrine Society and Diabetes UK.

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    Endocrinologist, hormone, adrenal, thyroid, pituitary, hypothalamus, phaeochromocytoma, paraganglioma, incidentaloma, hypercalcaemia, parathyroid, neuroendocrine tumour, NET, acromegaly, prolactinoma, prolactin, Cushing’s, Graves’ disease, hypothyroid.

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