Dr David Cavan is an interationally renowned physician specialising in Diabetes diagnosis and management.
Dr Cavan is experienced in all areas of diabetes management, with particular interests in intensive management of type 1 diabetes including insulin pump therapy, and in supporting lifestyle change to manage and reverse type 2 diabetes. For many years, he worked as a Consultant Physician at the Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine centre, one of the leading NHS diabetes centres in the UK. He was also a previous Chair of the Education and Psychosocial Care Section of Diabetes UK, in which role he contributed to the development of the National Service Framework for Diabetes.
He actively promotes self-management and has been closely involved in the development of education programmes for people with diabetes, and is also author of successful books on self-management of type 2 diabetes.
Primary Medical Qualification
Specialist registry entry date:
Endocrinology and diabetes mellitus
From 24 Jun 1996 General (internal) medicine From 24 Jun 1996