Dr Patrick English MB ChB, MRCP, MD, FRCP

Consultant in Diabetes, Acute and General Internal Medicine, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth


1991 MB ChB (Bristol), 1996 MRCP (UK), FRCP 2007, MD March 2005 (Liverpool), FRCP

Dr English is the Clinical Research lead for Plymouth Diabetes Service, having also been the clinical lead for the service for the preceding 10 years. He remains the current lead for the development of community diabetes services for Plymouth Hospitals NHS trust.

He has special clinical interests in the management of obesity and related disorders, the diabetic foot and associated pathologies, the management  of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion and type 1 diabetes and exercise. 

In addition to these specialised clinics, he undertakes clinics in general diabetes and provides acute care for ill patients admitted to hospital with a broad range of medical illnesses and a general mediucal ward commitment.

Other Roles

South West Regional Champion for the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists