Dr Jesse Kumar is a Specialist Consultant in Endocrinology, Diabetes and General Medicine. He had his higher specialist training in South Thames Deanery (Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital - London, Kent & Sussex) and held significant posts as Lead Physician, Clinical Director and Lead for Diabetes Commissioning since his appointment at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust in 2006.
Dr Kumar has a special interest in Thyroid, Adrenal, calcium, hypogonadism, weight management and general endocrinology. He is ARSAC certified to prescribe radio-active iodine for hyperthyroidism and goitre.
In addition, Dr Kumar runs specialist clinics for Thyroid Radio-iodine, Thyroid Eye Disease, Treatment Pump clinic and antenatal diabetes. Dr Kumar has an established interest in research and has been the Principal Investigator on many world-wide multi-centre trials since 2006 (both phase 3 & 4) and has numerous publications/presentations in international & national journals and conferences.
Dr Kumar is a firm believer in the interface of modern technology with humanities as an adjunct in his clinical consultation to deliver effective outcomes. His clinics deliver this ideology by
1. Up-To-Date & Modern, Evidence Based Clinical Practice
2. Secure access (Personal & GP) of your medical records to facilitate
3. Convenient, Seamless & Accessible Care – Multiple Centres & Telephone/Virtual clinics
Dr Kumar speaks five languages, maintains a keen interest in physical fitness and digital technology.
Clinic Locations & Information: www.cemed.org.uk
Secretary: Andrea - +44 7889 510514
Radioactive Iodine (Radioiodine) therapy for hyperthyroidism & goitre (ARSAC certified).
Adrenocorticotropic hormone test for adrenal function.
Pituitary and thyroid function tests.
MBBS, FRCP (Royal College of Physicians of London).
ARSAC certificate – Administration of Radioactive Substances Advisory Committee (for radio-iodine therapy in benign thyroid disorders)
General Medical Council
Royal College of Physicians of London (Fellow)
European Thyroid Association
ABCD - association of British Clinical Diabetologists
Medical Protection Society
British Medical Association
HCSA - Hospital Consultant & Specialists Association
Member of Thyroid Cancer Core MDT
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