Dr Efthimia Karra, Consultant Endocrinologist

Dr Efthimia Karra MD, MRCP (UK), PHD

Consultant Endocrinologist

MD, MRCP (UK), PHD

Areas of expertise

  • Type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Common and rare thyroid disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Obesity & polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Antenatal diabetes and endocrinology

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 Wellington Hospital 

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

    • The Princess Grace Hospital

      42-52 Nottingham Place, London, W1U 5NY

    • The Harley Street Clinic

      35 Weymouth St, Marylebone, London, W1G 8BJ

    About Dr Efthimia Karra

    GMC number: 6082622

    Year qualified: 2001

    Place of primary qualification: University of Patras

    Areas of expertise

    • Type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus
    • Common and rare thyroid disorders
    • Osteoporosis
    • Obesity & polycystic ovarian syndrome
    • Antenatal diabetes and endocrinology

    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

    Other specialists recommended by Dr Karra

  • Dr Rebecca Liu, Consultant Neurologist

    Dr Liu is a highly knowledgeable, very thorough and very respected Tertiary London Centre Consultant. Feedback from patients is always excellent.