Dr Brincat is a consultant specialist in Nephrology (kidney medicine) and General Medicine, practising since 2011 and he is currently working at St George’s University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London and BMI Shirley Oaks Hospital. He studied Medicine at the University of Malta, graduating in 1999, and was awarded the membership of the Royal College of Physicians (UK) in 2003, subsequently becoming a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 2015.
His specialist training was based within the London deanery, training in some of the most prestigious hospitals in the country, including the Renal and Transplant Centre at Guy’s and St Thomas’s Hospital, the Renal Unit at King’s College Hospital and at the Renal and Transplant Unit at St George’s Hospital.
He is able to offer advice on all aspects in nephrology, comprising acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease, haematuria, proteinuria, hypertension (high blood pressure), diabetic kidney disease, polycystic kidney disease and glomerulonephritis.
Dr Brincat undertook clinical research at King's College Hospital in anaemia of chronic kidney disease. Over the years, he presented and published both nationally and internationally in various areas of Medicine.
An excellent teacher, he has maintained an active involvement in medical education at several levels, including teaching junior doctors and undergraduate students. He is a faculty member at the Simulation Lab at St George’s Hospital and an examiner at St George’s Medical School.
He held senior leadership roles in his Trust, including being the Care Group Lead for Medicine. Additionally, together with a team, he set up the AKI clinic service at St George's Hospital, presenting the significant benefits of the impact of the clinic service on patient care at national and international conferences.
In his free time, he enjoys playing football and tennis - albeit at a very low standard.