Coronavirus guidance

If you think you may have symptoms of Coronavirus, follow the national guidance and self-isolate for seven days. We have Introduced a number of measures and changes to help delay the spread of the virus and maintain essential health services for those that will continue to need them during these unprecedented times. If you, or a member of your family has tested positive for Coronavirus, please find resources to aid your/their recovery on our Coronavirus - Supporting your recovery page.

Diabetes and Endocrinology

We provide specialist care to patients with diabetes and endocrinology-related problems.

Services are provided at our main sites - Royal Derby Hospital and Queen's Hospital Burton - and we provide specialist diabetes clinics across locations in the community to ensure patients can access services easily. The Derby endocrinology department is part of the regional multidisciplinary groups for thyroid cancer and for pituitary disease.

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

If you require information on diabetes services for children, please see our Children's Services pages.

COVID-19 Specific Updated Advice

Diabetes clinics

Outpatient clinics for those with diabetes include:

  • Education for patients with Type 1 diabetes
  • Education for patients with Type 2 diabetes
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Eye clinics
  • Foot clinics
  • Pre-pregnancy and antenatal patients
  • Insulin pump clinics
  • Renal clinics
  • Young adults aged 18-25 years old

Endocrinology services

The endocrinology department offers a wide range of services, including:

  • thyroid disease (we run a specialist thyroid cancer clinic)
  • pituitary disease
  • pancreatic disorders
  • calcium disorders
  • endocrinology-related fertility problems
  • transgender disorders
  • medical obesity problems

Royal Derby Hospital


Medical specialities 
Level 1, Outpatient Department 
Royal Derby Hospital
Uttoxeter Road
DE22 8NE

Nearest entrance: 12
Nearest car park: 

Telephone: 01332 787 292

Queen's Hospital Burton


Diabetes Centre, Outwoods Site
Queen's Hospital Burton
Burton on Trent
DE13 0RB

Telephone: 01283 593 113


Telephone: 01283 593 200

Telephone: 01283 566 333 ext. 2081 or 2072

Telephone: 01283 566 333 ext. 4368

The Diabetes Centre is open Monday to Friday from 9am - 4pm and is closed on bank holidays.