Dr. Malcolm Prentice is a Consultant in Endocrinology, Diabetes and General Medicine with a special interest in thyroid diseases. Having qualified in 1975, he has over 45 years experience in his field.
Dr. Prentice was one of the first in the UK to set up a One-stop Thyroid Nodule Clinic with ultrasound, in 1990. In 2005, he initiated the annual National Training Course for Thyroid Ultrasound and Biopsy with the support of the Royal College of Radiologists, which he continues to run. He has over 30 years experience in thyroid ultrasound and biopsy.
In addition to his practice, Dr. Prentice is co-author of the National Guidelines for the Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. He is ARSAC licensed for radioactive iodine treatment of thyrotoxicosis and goitre.
Dr Prentice specialises in all thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal and pituitary disorders, goitre and cancer, radioactive iodine therapy, polycystic ovaries, hirsutism, obesity and reproductive endocrinology, including thyroid and endocrine diseases in pregnancy, osteoporosis, complex diabetes and diabetic complications, hypertension, hyperlipidaemia, and general (internal) medicine.