Dr Diana Clayton

Qualifications

MD, PhD, FRCP

GMC number: 6058325

Practicing since: 1992

Specialties

Endocrinology and Diabetes Mellitus, General (internal) Medicine

Consultation times

  • Appointments by arrangement
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About

Dr Clayton Qualified from Vilnius University in 1992 and completed postgraduate training in General Medicine and Endocrinology at University Hospital, Vilnius, Lithuania in 1998. Obtained PhD from Vilnius University with distinction in 2002. Dr Clayton moved to the UK and was appointed to Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist in 2004 having spent 2 years in research at Keele University, Staffordshire.  Dr Clayton was awarded FRCP London in 2010 as result of excellent teaching & training of junior doctors and undergraduate students.  Since moving to Plymouth in 2015 Dr Clayton was involved in developing services for diabetes (joint foot clinic) as well as general diabetes. Dr Clayton has a broad experience in all aspects of endocrinology including thyroid disease, metabolic bone disease, male and female reproductive endocrinology, adrenal dysfunction, and endocrine aspects of obesity including post weight loss surgery. Dr Clayton has developed a ‘transition’ endocrine clinic with paediatricians for children progressing to adulthood. Dr Clayton is a member of diabetes and neuroendocrine MDT’s and provides regular advice to diabetes specialist nurses and endocrine nurses. Dr Clayton has broad experience in acute general internal medicine from regular work on a short stay ward, and is a clinical lead involved in the ‘acute take’ at Derriford Hospital.

Other interests

General Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English, Lithuanian, Russian

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Diana Clayton at Nuffield Health

  • Endocrine investigations

Locations Dr Diana Clayton works with

Related experience

Research

Raskauskiene D. Govind A. Obhrai M. Clayton R.N. Polycystic ovaries on ultrasound scan indicate decreased insulin sensitivity in sisters of PCOS women. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.  2005; 2063-2067

Raskauskiene D., Clayton R.N. Obesity and PCOS. In Obesity and Diabetes Ed Barnett A & Kumar S. Wiley & Sons, London  2009

Clayton RN, Raskauskiene D, Reulen R, Jones PW,  Mortality and Morbidity in Cushing’s disease over 50 years in Stoke-on-Trent: audit and meta-analysis of literature. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.2011: 96:632-642

Palalau A, Raskauskiene D (2011) Management of primary hyperparathyroidism. Poster; British Endocrine Societies Annual Meeting, Birmingham, Apr. 2011. 

Clayton RN, Raskauskiene D, Reulen R, Jones PW, Mortality and Morbidity in Cushing’s disease over 50 years in Stoke-on-Trent: audit and meta-analysis of literature. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2011: 96:632-642.

A.Khan A, Puttanna A, Raskauskiene D. Amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis: type 1 or type 2? BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Oct 27; 2014..

Pappachan JM, Raskauskiene D, Sriraman R, Edavalath M, Hanna FW. Diagnosis and management of pheochromocytoma: a practical guide to clinicians. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2014 Jul;16 (7):442


Memberships

  • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians London
  • British Endocrine Society
  • British Thyroid Association

Other post held

  • Consultant Physician Endocrinologist & Diabetologist Derriford Hospital

Insurers Dr Diana Clayton works with

Dr Diana Clayton works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aetna
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa Global
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Healix Healthcare
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Declaration

Dr Diana Clayton does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Diana Clayton does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Diana Clayton does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.