Dr David Cavan is one of the UK's leading diabetes physicians with considerable experience and expertise in all aspects of the management of the condition. He has particular interest in the intensive management of type 1 diabetes including insulin pump therapy, and lifestyle management in those with type 2 diabetes.
Dr Cavan strongly believes in the importance education and self-management for people with diabetes, and he has developed educational programmes for those with type 1 & 2 diabetes. He has worked on a number of global projects, including most recently the development of programmes in Bermuda to tackle the high prevalence of type 2 diabetes there.
Dr Cavan has contributed to numerous peer-reviewed publications on many aspects of diabetes. In 2014, he published his first book, 'Reverse your diabetes: the step by step plan to take control of type 2 diabetes'. This was followed in 2016 by 'Reverse your diabetes diet'. In June 2018 he published 'Take control of type 1 diabetes' and is currently writing 'The low carb diabetes cookbook', to be published in November 2018. He also provides his expertise to Diabetes Turnaround that supports individuals with type 2 diabetes, by providing everything they need (including meals) to promote reversal of diabetes using a low-carb approach.