Dr Varadarajan Baskar


  • Specialities Endocrinology, General (Internal) Medicine
  • Telephone 01926 495321 ext 8244; 07805 697670
  • Year of first qualification 1996
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English, Tamil

  • GMC Number 4749985
  • Fax 01926 328552


Dr Baskar is a Consultant Endocrinologist and Clinical Director of the Endocrine Department at South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust. He has extensive clinical experience having held consultant appointments previously at Royal Wolverhampton Hospital NHS Trust (2007-2013) and Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore (2013-2016).

Dr Baskar’s specialist expertise covers a broad spectrum of endocrine and diabetes issues including general diabetes, diabetes-obesity complex, diabetic foot, thyroid, adrenal parathyroid, pituitary and gonadal problems. In addition, Dr Baskar also works with slimwithoutsurgery.co.uk to support their Saxenda weight loss program for obesity.  


  • Wednesday afternoon


Current posts

  • South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust CV34 5BW, Consultant Endocrinologist


  • Diabetes 
  • Obesity
  • Thyroid
  • Adrenal
  • Pituitary
  • Calcium and parathyroid
  • Gonadal disorders 

Member of

  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians
  • Society for Endocrinology


Dr Baskar completed epidemiological research on Diabetes-Hypertension-Nephropathy complex leading to an MD at University of Birmingham. 


Dr Varadarajan Baskar works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

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

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

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