Dr Atir Khan

Dr Atir Khan HMT Sancta Maria Hospital Consultant
Mr Atir Khan is a Consultant Physician specialising in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Specialites

Diabetes and Obesity and Eendocrinology

Qualifications

FRCP, MD, MSc Medical Leadership, Diploma Medical Ethics & Law

About

Mr Khan completed CCT in Diabetes & Endocrinology and General Medicine from Manchester deanery. He also completed his MD in Clinical research from University of Manchester. He has published research on Diabetes in international journals and presented work at international meetings on Diabetes. In 2017 he won best dissertation award from Birkbeck University in MSc Medical Leadership. More recently, he published a paper in BMJ-Open, looking into the reasons behind stress and burnout in NHS consultants.

Mr Khan’s areas of expertise include:

Diabetes and Obesity

Management of type 1 & 2 diabetes, insulin pump therapy & CGM, high blood pressure, cholesterol treatment, steroid-induced diabetes, diabetes & driving, diabetic foot disease (peripheral neuropathy & Charcot’s), various diabetes complications (eye, kidney, foot, gastroparesis & postural hypotension), erectile dysfunction, weight loss management, preparing for bariatric surgery, preparation for Ramadan fasting.

Endocrinology

Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid), hyperthyroidism / GravesÕ Disease (overactive thyroid), male hypogonadism (testosterone deficiency), polycystic ovarian syndrome, AddisonÕs disease, adrenal gland problems, hirsutism, osteoporosis, pituitary problems (raised Prolactin, low pituitary hormones).