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Dr Rasha Mukhtar is an esteemed consultant in diabetes and endocrinology based at Frimley Park Hospital. Dr Mukhtar has a busy clinical practice covering the investigation, diagnosis and management of patients with diabetes, obesity, thyroid dysfunctions, calcium disorders, pituitary disease, adrenal problems, hypogonadism, and electrolyte abnormalities. She also runs a diabetes and endocrine antenatal clinic in conjunction with obstetricians and specialist nurses, and can also provide pre-conceptual care.

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr Mukhtar is an active medical educator. Dr Mukhtar is a MRCP PACES examiner and is involved with the General Medical Council. Her research was in dietary interventions and metabolic syndrome, and she has extensive research experience in studies involving diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular risk management. She is a principal and co-investigator for a number of international and multi-centre studies.

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Insulin pump

What is an insulin pump? An insulin pump is a treatment implemented by a mechanical and electrical device that ensures 24/7, fast-acting insuli...

Thyroid disorders

What are thyroid disorders? ...

Adrenal gland disorders


Gestational diabetes

Sometimes during pregnancy, women can develop high blood sugar levels, but typically this will disappear after giving birth. Gestational ...

Weight loss

What is weight loss? Weight loss is a decrease in body weight by either following a diet and exercise regime or because of involuntarily circum...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Acromegaly
  • Adrenal gland disorders
  • CGM (continuous glucose monitoring)
  • Cholesterol
  • Cushing's syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes diet
  • Diseases of the pituitary and hypothalamus
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Hypercalcaemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperprolactinaemia
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocalcaemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insulin pump
  • Insulin resistance
  • Ketogenic diet
  • Metabolic disorder
  • Obesity
  • Parathyroid gland
  • Polycystic ovaries (PCOS)
  • Pre-diabetes
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Thyroiditis
  • Weight loss

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    Portsmouth Rd GU16 7UJ - Frimley
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