Dr. Peter Winocour
Consultant Physician with an interest in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine
M.B., Ch.B., M.D., F.R.C.P. (London) FRCP (Glasgow)
New QE2 Hospital
Welwyn Garden City
Area of work:
Herts, Greater London and surrounding counties
Dr Peter H Winocour is a senior consultant in general medicine, diabetes and endocrinology, a post he has held since 1993.
He has extensive experience in all these broad areas of medicine with particular expertise in diabetes and cardiovascular, renal, foot and eye complications, lipid disorders, and metabolic bone disease including parathyroid and osteoporotic disease.
Dr Winocour has undertaken medico legal work since 2000 and has previously provided up to 12 expert reports annually. He currently provides advice to the Heath Service Ombudsman in both England and Scotland on his specialist areas. He has also supported claims brought to the NHS Ombudsman over the past 6 years.
Dr Winocour has considerable experience in clinical and operational research and has published over 100 peer reviewed papers. Most recently (2016-2019) he has led the production of national guidelines for the management of diabetes and kidney disease.
Completed an advanced Medical Legal training day (January 2019) covering Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence, and the requirements to serve as a medical expert
Chair RCP L JSC Diabetes and Endocrinology 2017- present, Member of Diabetes UK, Association of British Clinical Diabetologists, American Diabetes Association, British Medical Association, Royal College of Physicians of London.