Jobs in Diabetes and Endocrinology

Specialist Dietitian

Our Diabetes and Endocrinology team provide specialist care to patients with diabetes, and problems related to hormones throughout Southern Derbyshire.

Our specialist clinics are multi-disciplinary, and include consultants, nurses, dieticians, and psychologists to ensure specialist care.

Why join us in Diabetes and Endocrinology?

Our team at UHDB have a national reputation for excellence in diabetes care.

The Diabetes Technology team led by Dr Emma Wilmot, the Diabetes Foot Service led by Professor Fran Game, and the Inpatient Diabetes team are held up as national examples of good practice.

Our Bariatrics Service was one of only six nationwide felt to have the skills and facilities necessary to host a Royal College of Physicians (RCP) Obesity Fellowship. This provides specialist training in obesity medicine for trainees who are planning a future career in weight management.

Due to our reputation and ability to deliver, we have been awarded funding for the NHSE Young Adults Pilot and the NHSE Closed Loop Pilot.

Huge developments in lipid pathways have been made across Derbyshire by working with the Academic Health Science Network (AHSN).

Services and support


  • Education for patients with Type 1 diabetes
  • Education for patients with Type 2 diabetes
  • Eye clinics
  • Foot clinics
  • Pre-pregnancy and antenatal patients
  • Diabetes Technology Clinic
  • Renal clinics
  • Young adults aged 18-25 years


  • Thyroid disease
  • Thyroid Cancer Clinic
  • Lipid clinics
  • Adrenal disease
  • Pituitary disease
  • Pancreatic disorders
  • Calcium disorders
  • Gynaecological Endocrinology
  • Medical obesity problems

Wards and consultants


  • Royal Derby Hospital - Ward 310
  • Queen's Hospital Burton - Ward 16

Outpatient services

  • Florence Nightingale Community Hospital 
    • Clinic B 
    • IDS Clinic
    • Foot Clinic
  • Queen's Hospital Burton
    • Outwoods Diabetes and Endocrinology Centre

The team have close links with Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Vascular Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery and Ophthalmology.


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