Dr Adam Roberts | MBChB FRACP
Principal Endocrinologist | Director
Dr Adam Roberts has been the principal endocrinologist and director of Barwon Endocrinology since it began operating in 2014. He has been in private practice since 2011 and continues to hold a public appointment at Barwon Health.
He completed his training in Endocrinology as a Research Fellow in the Clinical Trials Unit in Barwon Health and has continued as lead investigator in a number of diabetes trials. He also heads the Diabetic High Risk Foot Unit at Barwon Health and reports for the Geelong Bone Densitometry Unit. He is part of the BSWRICS Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary Team and plays an active part in education both for the Deakin Clinical School of Medicine and in the Advanced Endocrinology Training Program for up and coming physicians.
Dr Roberts consults at the McKellar Centre and has has admitting rights for St John of God Hospital, Epworth Geelong Hospital, and the University Hospital Geelong. He also admits medical patients through the oncall service at the Epworth.
Special interests include:
Type 1 and 2 diabetes
Diabetic foot problems
Thyroid cancer and other disorders
Adrenal and pituitary disorders