Dr Andrew Johnson 02576332

Endocrinology and diabetes mellitus, General (internal) medicine

  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • Metabolic medicine

About me

I am a senior Consultant in Endocrinology and Diabetes and have been practising at Spire Bristol Hospital since 1997. I have a busy clinical life as a specialist Endocrinologist and Diabetologist at Spire Bristol Hospital and Southmead Hospital. I care for people with a wide range of problems including pituitary, adrenal, thyroid and parathyroid disease, as well as diabetes (both Type 1 and Type 2). I work closely with Mr Justin Morgan, consultant endocrine surgeon.

I also have a specialist interest in the care of women with thyroid and endocrine disorders and diabetes pre-, during and post pregnancy having developed and run the antenatal medical clinic at Southmead Hospital, North Bristol NHS Trust.

I am committed to delivering personalised and high quality care to all my patients, ensuring they fully understand their condition and what treatment (or self-management) will achieve. I comprehensively inform patients about their condition, about the treatment or support options available, and about the benefits and risks of each option. Together we arrive at a treatment and management plan based on a mutual understanding of this information. Sally, my wife, helps me deliver this level of care and is always available at the end of the telephone to sort out any worries or concerns a patient may have. She arranges and helps plan investigations for patients where necessary. She ensures patients are kept well informed about their results.

I developed a large research team at Southmead Hospital and have worked closely with pharmaceutical companies undertaking research into new insulins, new medications and new treatment approaches for people with diabetes, obesity and endocrine disorders.

Areas of interest

Thyroid disorders / surgery, Over active thyroid (thyrotoxicosis), Underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism), Calcium disorders; Parathyroid gland surgery, Pituitary disorders; Pituitary tumours, Endocrine disorders; Adrenal disorders, Low testosterone in men, Diabetes, including diabetes mellitus, Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

Medical secretaries

  • Sally Johnson
  • 27 Henleaze Gardens BRISTOL BS9 4HH
  • 0117 962 3028
  • 0117 962 3028
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