Lamb, Dr Bill

Dr Bill LambConsultant Paediatric Diabetologist

  • Consultant Paediatric Diabetologist
  • Tel: 0191 282 5321
  • GMC Code: 2304971
  • Qualifications: MB BS MD FRCP (Lon Ed) FRCPCH
  • Special Interests

    General Paediatrics, Diabetes, Endocrinology, ME/CFS

  • Biography

    I Trained in Newcastle and specialised in paediatrics after a stint in general medicine. Spent four years working for the MRC Dunn Nutrition unit as a nutrition scientist based in West Africa.

    On return to the UK I worked as a consultant paediatrician in Bishop Auckland while continuing to support the children’s diabetes service at the RVI.

    I was appointed as paediatric diabetologist to the RVI in January 2012, but have recently retired from general paediatric duties.

    I'm the regional representative on the national paediatric diabetes network, as well as chair of the regional network, and a member of the NICE guideline development group for paediatric diabetes.

  • Directorate


  • Hospital Base

    Royal Victoria Infirmary

  • Clinics Provided

    MDT diabetes clinics at the RVI: Tuesday afternoons and evenings; Thursday mornings; and Friday mornings. Also support a transition clinic at the Diabetes Centre some Thursday mornings.

  • Name of Secretary
    Michelle Wright
  • Dr Bill Lamb 
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