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Dr David Hughes

Consultant in Diabetes, Endocrinology & Bariatric Medicine
Based in: Derby

GMC registration 6074248

Dr David Hughes is a full time NHS Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinologist at University Hospitals of Derby & Burton NHS Trust where he undertakes the following NHS activites:

  • General endocrine clinics
  • Adrenal & Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Surveillance clinics
  • Joint Diabetes & Renal clinics
  • Diabetes Foot clinics
  • Bariatric medicine
  • Multi-disciplinary meetings for adrenal disease, bariatric medicine & Diabetes Foot disease.

He qualified from the University of Southampton (BSc(Hons) BM) and undertook his Specialist training in the West Midlands before moving to Derby.

He is a Trustee for the Association for the Study of Obesity and co-ordinates the annual Midladnds ASO study day in association with colleagues throughout the Midlands.

He delivers regional talks on Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bariatric medicine to specialist colleagues, GPs and other healthcare professionals.

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Areas of expertise

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • General Endocrinology (parathyroid, thyroid, pituitary, adrenal)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Surveillance

Services provided

  • Assessment and management of medical complications of obesity
  • Diagnosis and management of Endocrine Disorders

Clinic times

  • Alternate Wednesdays, 5.30-7pm

Specialist interests

Languages spoken

  • English

Insurers registered with

  • Aviva
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Vitality Health


Dr David Hughes does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

Dr David Hughes does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Derby Private Health.

Dr David Hughes does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Derby Private Health.

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