Dr Efthimia Karra, Consultant Endocrinologist

Dr Efthimia Karra MD MRCP (UK) PHD

Consultant Endocrinologist

MD MRCP (UK) PHD

Areas of expertise

  • Blood glucose monitoring
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Common and rare thyroid disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid disease

Recommendations for Dr Karra

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Recommended by:

  • byDr Rebecca Liu, Consultant Neurologist

    Dr Karra’s compassion, expert knowledge, meticulous approach and approachability make her an excellent endocrinologist and acute general physician. I am always happy to refer patients to her.

  • byDr Edward Seward, Gastroenterologist

    Dr Efthimia Karra is a highly-regarded teaching hospital consultant.

  • byDr Rebecca Liu, Consultant Neurologist

    Dr Karra’s compassion, expert knowledge, meticulous approach and approachability make her an excellent endocrinologist and acute general physician. I am always happy to refer patients to her.

  • byDr Edward Seward, Gastroenterologist

    Dr Efthimia Karra is a highly-regarded teaching hospital consultant.

  • Address

    • The Princess Grace Hospital

      42-52 Nottingham Place, London, W1U 5NY

    • The Harley Street Clinic

      35 Weymouth St, Marylebone, London, W1G 8BJ

    • The Wellington Hospital 

      The Wellington Hospital Ground Floor, Wellington Pl, London, NW8 9LE

    • The Physicians Clinic

      13-14 Devonshire Street, London, W1G 7AE

    • Telephone or video consultation

      Virtual

    About Dr Efthimia Karra

    GMC number: 6082622

    Year qualified: 2001

    Place of primary qualification: University of Patras

    Areas of expertise

    • Acute medicine
    • Adrenal disease
    • Antenatal diabetes and endocrinology
    • Blood glucose monitoring
    • Calcium balance disorders
    • Common and rare thyroid disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Diabetes mellitus
    • General medicine
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Parathyroid disease
    • Pituitary disease
    • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
    • Thyroid problems

    Professional memberships

    Royal College of Physicians
    General Medical Council

    Articles by Dr Efthimia Karra

    Differential effects of laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic gastric bypass on appetite, circulating acyl-ghrelin, peptide yy3-36 and active glp-1 levels in non-diabetic humans

    Contribution of 32 gwas-identified common variants to severe obesity in european adults referred for bariatric surgery

    Assessment and management of anti-insulin autoantibodies in varying presentations of insulin autoimmune syndrome

    Differential pre-mrna splicing regulates nnat isoforms in the hypothalamus after gastric bypass surgery in mice

    Protracted ketonaemia in hyperglycaemic emergencies in covid-19: a retrospective case series

    Diet and gastrointestinal bypass-induced weight loss: the roles of ghrelin and peptide yy

    Resolution of acute inflammation bridges the gap between innate and adaptive immunity

    Immunosuppression in acutely decompensated cirrhosis is mediated by prostaglandin e2

    A link between fto, ghrelin, and impaired brain food-cue responsivity

    The role of peptide yy in appetite regulation and obesity

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