Dr Efthimia Karra is a leading Consultant Endocrinologist with HCA Healthcare at The Princess Grace Hospital and The Harley Street Clinic, along with an NHS post at the Royal Free London Trust where she is the Clinical Lead for Endocrine Outpatients Services transformation and redesign programme. She offers a holistic approach to clients suffering from a variety of endocrinology issues including diabetes, osteoporosis and disorders of the pituitary, adrenal and parathyroid glands.
After qualifying with a Medical Degree, she completed an extensive training programme across the North London Central Specialist Scheme in endocrinology and became a Member of the Royal College of Physicians in 2006. In 2011 she was awarded the coveted Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Training Fellowship, and undertook research in the field of obesity, gut hormone physiology and Metabolic Medicine in the Academic Centre for Diabetes & Endocrinology of University College London. Following this, she was awarded a PhD for her contribution to her field
Dr Karra is quite my favourite acute and general physician. Her expertise is apparent and sheis kind and thorough with the patients who she has seen for me. I know that no matter how complex the issue, she will be there to start helping me and the patient get to the bottom of it all.