Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology
Dr. Worsley obtained his undergraduate medical education (MB.BS) at the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, London University, UK, from which he graduated as a medical doctor in 1979. He then spent several years working in General Medicine, Diabetes and Endocrinology in Teaching Hospitals around the UK, before moving back to the London Teaching Hospital circuit in 1987 to complete his postgraduate training in that field.
Dr. Worsley obtained his postgraduate MRCP qualification from the Royal College of Physicians in 1984. In 1993 he received his English postgraduate research degree (M.D.) in molecular biology and genetics. In 1994/1996 he obtained the UK Certificates of Completion of Specialist Training (CCST) as a Specialist in Diabetes and Endocrinology and in General (internal) Medicine, respectively. In addition, Dr. Worsley possesses skill certifications in Metabolic Medicine and DAFNE training (intensive Type 1 DM treatment). With over 30 years of training and work experience in all aspects of General Internal Medicine, and more recently in Diabetes and Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine in the UK, Dr. Worsley has spent the last 15 years as Consultant Physician and Honorary Senior Lecturer, with London University Teaching Hospitals, including King’s, Guy’s and St. Thomas’s Hospitals; Dr. Worsley has gained a great deal of experience at the specialist, and the subspecialty level in his field.
In February 2010 Dr. Worsley moved to the BVI where he now offers his services as a Consultant in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine at the Eureka Medical and Bougainvillea Clinics. The range of services offered include but is not limited to diabetes, including all complications of diabetes, such as renal disease, neuropathic disease and the screening of diabetic ophthalmological disease, also the treatment of type 1 Diabetes, and diabetes in pregnancy. Dr Worsley can also treat and diagnose Endocrinological diseases such as thyroid disease and pituitary disease and screen for Endocrinological forms of cancer, in addition to treating metabolic disease, including Lipid disorders and metabolic bone disease, such as osteoporosis.
The Eureka Medical and Bougainvillea Clinics are pleased to welcome Dr. Andrew Worsley, and through his services to reduce the perceived need for many BVI residents to travel off-island for their Diabetes and Endocrinology needs.