Dr Malcolm Prentice

Dr Malcolm Prentice trained at King’s College Hospital and has a BSc in Pharmacology from King’s College, London.  He is a Consultant in Endocrinology, Diabetes and General (Internal )Medicine at Croydon University Hospital and Honorary Consultant at St George’s Hospital, London. 


He has over thirty years’ clinical experience of inpatient and outpatient management of endocrinology, diabetes and general medicine.


He was one of the first in the UK to set up in 1990 a one-stop Thyroid Nodule Clinic with ultrasound for the detection of thyroid cancer. He initiated the National Training Course for Thyroid Ultrasound and Biopsy with the support of the Royal College of Radiologists, which he has run since 2005. He is ARSAC licensed for radioactive iodine therapy at St George’s Hospital, London. He has set up a rapid access antenatal thyroid clinic for the management of thyroid disease in pregnancy


He is the co-author of the National Guidelines for the Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer, first and second editions.