Por qué es un doctor de primer nivel/Professional statement/Perché è un dottore di prim’ordine

Dr Siva Sivappriyan is a leading consultant physician in diabetes and endocrinology and honorary senior lecturer at King's College London. His areas of expertise include diabetes; thyroid, parathyroid, and pituitary conditions; osteoporosis, and hormone problems. He is currently based at Lyca Health, a premium provider of specialist consulting services in Canary Wharf and Orpington in London; KIMS Hospital, the largest independent private hospital in Maidstone, Kent; One Ashford Hospital in Ashford and the Spire Alexandra Hospital where he provides comprehensive private care in Medway and the surrounding areas.

Dr Sivappriyan completed his specialist training in London at Royal Free and University College London Hospitals. In 2012, he obtained his MRCP (Diabetes and Endocrinology) and then in 2018 became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London.

Aside from practising as a consultant, Dr Sivappriyan is currently the lead for Young Adults with Diabetes, an honorary senior lecturer at King's College London, the college tutor and Governance Lead for Maidstone, and actively involved with training junior doctors and medical students. In addition, he is a DAFNE educator and both a national and international speaker in his expert field.

Dr Sivappriyan treats all aspects of diabetes and endocrinology, however, he has a special interest in thyroid and pituitary gland disorders and complex diabetes. He has a clinical interest in treating excessive hair growth, hair loss (alopecia), period problems (absent or irregular periods), and erection and sex drive problems. He also treats all aspects of various metabolic problems including fatty liver and lipid problems and helps patients to reduce their cardiovascular risk through comprehensive care. He is heavily involved in multiple research activities within his field.

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The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland located in the front of the neck, below the Adam’s apple. The thyroid is shaped a little like a butterfly, and is responsible for...

Diseases of the pituitary and hypothalamus

There are a number of diseases which can affect the pituitary and hypothalamus. The hypothalamus is part of the brain and the ...

Parathyroid gland

What is the parathyroid gland? There are four parathyroid glands in the neck, usually attached to ...


Obesity is defined as having an abnormal or excessive accumulation of fat...

Hormone therapy


Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Acromegaly
  • Adrenal gland disorders
  • Adrenal glands cancer
  • Alopecia
  • Amenorrhoea
  • Andrology
  • Andropause (male menopause)
  • Anti-aging treatments
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • CGM (continuous glucose monitoring)
  • Childhood obesity
  • Cholesterol
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Clinical nutrition
  • Coronavirus
  • Cushing's syndrome
  • DEXA scan
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes diet
  • Diabetic foot
  • Diabetic nephropathy
  • Diabetic neuropathy (diabetes pain)
  • Diet
  • Diet therapy
  • Diseases of the pituitary and hypothalamus
  • Dizziness
  • Eating disorders
  • Endocrine test
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Exophthalmos (bulging eyes)
  • Fatty liver
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Graves' disease
  • Growth disorders
  • Growth hormone
  • Hair loss
  • Heavy periods
  • Hirsutism
  • Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
  • Hormone replacement therapy (transgender)
  • Hormone therapy
  • Hyperandrogenism
  • Hypercalcaemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperprolactinaemia
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocalcaemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothalamus
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Infertility
  • Insulin pump
  • Insulin resistance
  • Ketogenic diet
  • Lipid disorders
  • Male infertility
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual disorders
  • Metabolic disorder
  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Neuroendocrine tumours
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Neurohypophysis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis of the spine
  • Oxidative stress
  • Parathyroid gland
  • Phaeochromocytoma
  • Pineal gland
  • Pituitary tumours
  • Polycystic ovaries (PCOS)
  • Pre-diabetes
  • Premature menopause
  • Simple goitre
  • Testicular cancer
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Thyroid nodules
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Thyroid ultrasound
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D deficiency
  • Voice disorders
  • Weight loss

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  • LycaHealth Canary Wharf
    1 Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf E14 4HD - London (East London)
    (+44) 02070316229
  • LycaHealth Orpington
    3 New Mill Road BR5 3TW - Orpington
    (+44) 02070316229
  • KIMS Hospital
    Newnham Court Way, Weavering ME14 5FT - Maidstone
    (+44) 02070316229
  • One Ashford Hospital
    Kennington Road TN24 0YS - Ashford
    (+44) 02070316229
  • Spire Alexandra Hospital
    Impton Lane, Walderslade ME5 9PG - Chatham
    (+44) 02070316229
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    Beadle House London Road TN13 2JD - Sevenoaks
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