Dr Manjusha Rathi

Consultant Physician Endocrinology & Diabetes

MBBS, MRCP

Year qualified:1995

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Manjusha Rathi was trained in Diabetes and Endocrinology at the Yorkshire Deanery, Leeds before taking up a consultant post at the Sherwood Forest Hos Dr Manjusha Rathi is a Consultant Physician in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Lipid Metabolism at Sandwell & West Birmingham NHS Trust.

She has
completed her specialist training at the Yorkshire Deanery, Leeds and has been practicing as Consultant in diabetes and endocrinology since January 2010.

She has wide and extensive experience of managing all aspects of Diabetes and endocrine disorders.

She specialises in thyroid disease, reproductive endocrinology (polycystic ovarian syndrome, male & female infertility, menopause, erectile dysfunction) pituitary disease, adrenal disorders, hirsutism, calcium and electrolyte disorders, osteoporosis and insulin pump therapy.

She has a great passion for improving clinical services
and has played instrumental role in developing sub speciality services. She has been Clinical governance lead for 5 years followed by Clinical / Service lead for department of diabetes and endocrinology for 2 years at Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS trust.

She is MRCP (PACES) examiner and is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and training.  She is actively involved in research and regularly publishes her work at scientific meetings.

Professional Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • Medical Protection Society
  • Royal College of Physicians of London (UK)
  • Society for Endocrinology
  • American Endocrine Society

Clinical Interests

Endocrinology:

  • Pituitary disease (Acromegaly, Cushing’s disease, Prolactin problems, diabetes insipidus, Growth Hormone replacement)
  • Thyroid Disorders including thyroid cancer, Adrenal Disorders, Addison’s disease
  • Reproductive Endocrinology (Endocrine causes of infertility) Hypogonadism (Testosterone Replacement Therapy), Erectile dysfunctions, Loss of libido, hormonal causes of menstrual irregularities, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Hormone Replacement Therapy. Excessive facial hair, Excessive sweating, Endocrine causes of weight gain and weight loss
  • Endocrine causes of Fatigue and Tiredness, Endocrine causes of electrolyte imbalance. Endocrine disorders during pregnancy and preconception counselling
  • Hormone replacement therapy

Diabetes:

  • Management of complex diabetes and complications, diabetes Kidney disease, neuropathy, Diabetic foot disease, erratic blood sugar management, diabetes education and self management. Insulin, new devices for glucose monitoring, dietary advice and hypoglycaemia management, Insulin pump therapy.

Lipids:

  • High Cholesterol, including familial hyperlipidaemia.

Osteoporosis & bone metabolism including Parathyroid (calcium) disorder

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