Services Offered at the Birmingham Diabetes, Endocrinology & General Medical Clinic:

Dr Mujahid Saeed offers outpatient-based private consultations at the BMI Priory and Edgbaston Hospitals, Birmingham. Patients are reviewed with great care and attention and Dr Saeed is prompt in reporting back results of investigations he arranges and keeps his patients in the loop for great customer satisfaction. Both self-funding and health insurance supported patients are welcome. Oversees patients are also cared for.

A wide variety of services are available through his clinic and are listed below.  Dr Saeed manages patients with these conditions as part of his regular duties [see his ‘NHS Timetable’ under ‘NHS Appointments‘] at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham.

Weight Loss Clinic:

Diabetes Services:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Management with all anti-diabetic (oral and injectables [including GLP-1 analogues for diabetes and weight loss]) and anti-obesity therapies offered
  • Management with insulin pump therapy and CGM (continuous glucose monitoring), including the new FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System offered
  • Management of DAFNE (Dose Adjustment for Normal Eating) graduate and carbohydrate-counting patients
  • Management of high blood pressure (hypertension) and high cholesterol (hyperlipidaemia / hypercholesterolaemia)
  • Steroid-induced diabetes
  • Adolescent diabetes
  • Weight management (also for non-diabetic patients) and preparing for bariatric surgery
  • Diabetes and driving (education in relation to DVLA regulations and to help with Group 1 [cars and motorbikes] and Group 2 driving licenses [e.g., HGV, lorry drivers, bus drivers, etc.])
  • Diabetes and sports
  • Diabetic foot disease, including painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy and Charcot’s foot disease
  • Inpatient diabetes (supporting diabetes care of admitted patients)
  • Peri-operative diabetes care (optimising diabetes control before, during and after surgery)
  • Post-transplant diabetes
  • MODY diabetes
  • Preparing patients for safely fasting (e.g., in Ramadan) with their diabetes
  • Management of various diabetes complications:
    • diabetic eye disease
    • diabetic kidney disease
    • diabetic foot disease
    • diabetic autonomic neuropathy (gastroparesis [sluggish stomach], postural hypotension [dizziness and fainting due to a drop in blood pressure upon sitting/standing], etc.)

Endocrine Services:

  • Thyroid disorders: Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) and Graves’ disease / hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid)
  • Erectile dysfunction (impotence) and male hypogonadism (male hormone deficiency)
  • PCOS (Polycystic ovarian syndrome)
  • Addison’s disease
  • Hirsutism (excessive hair growth in females)
  • Osteoporosis (thin/brittle bones)
  • Prolactinomas (microprolactinoma and macroprolactinoma)
  • Acromegaly

General Medical Services:

  • Various general medical conditions:
    • Cellulitis
    • High blood pressure (hypertension)
    • High cholesterol (hyperlipidaemia / hypercholesterolaemia)
    • Several other inpatient/outpatient conditions

Educational and Research Services:

Educational diabetes activities are also offered:

  • Educational talks on diabetes
  • Running diabetes courses
  • Running diabetes research projects
  • Consultancy for pharmaceutical companies

Languages:

Dr Mujahid Saeed can offer consultations in:

  • English
  • Urdu
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Hindko
  • Mirpuri
  • Arabic (with interpreter)
  • Other languages (with interpreter)

Clinic Collaborators: