The London Diabetes Centre

About Alex

Dr Alex Miras has been looking after patients with obesity, type 2 diabetes and other endocrine disorders since 2010. He graduated from medical school at Imperial College London, UK, and trained as a junior doctor and Specialist Registrar in Diabetes and Endocrinology in the London deanery rotations between 2002-2010. In 2010, he was awarded with a Medical Research Council (MRC) Clinical Research Training PhD fellowship, which enabled him to investigate the effects of obesity surgery on food reward using functional neuroimaging and behavioural methodologies both in humans and rodents. He is currently a Senior Clinical Lecturer in Endocrinology at Imperial College London and interested in the mechanisms through which lifestyle, medications, obesity surgery and medical devices improve weight, metabolic control and diabetes-related complications.