Professor Franklin Joseph is a consultant physician in diabetes, endocrinology and internal medicine in the Wirral and Liverpool.
In diabetes, he specialises in the treatment and management of both type 1 and type 2. In endocrinology, Professor Joseph looks at pituitary disease, both under and overactive thyroid, adrenal reproductive disorders and metabolic disorders. With obesity, he specialises in the use of all new licensed medical treatments, including the anti-obesity medication Saxenda®.
Professor Joseph leads a successful clinical trial unit that has achieved the highest recruitment figures nationally on studies involving cutting edge therapies for diabetes and its complications. He regularly publishes in peer-reviewed journals.
He is visiting professor at the University of Chester and has been an honorary senior lecturer at the University of Liverpool.