Dr Kevin Fernando

Dr Kevin Fernando

Kevin Fernando is a part-time GP Partner working at the coalface in North Berwick Health Centre, near Edinburgh. Kevin is a Primary Care Diabetes Society committee member and also Scottish lead. Other roles include RCGP Clinical Advisor for diabetes & multi-morbidity and also writer and presenter for the NB Medical Education Hot Topics GP Update courses. Kevin is an alumnus of the Diabetes UK Clinical Champion programme.

Kevin graduated from Edinburgh University in 2000 and holds both MRCGP and MRCP (UK) qualifications and has completed a Master’s degree in diabetes which he passed with distinction.

Kevin has been elected to Fellowship of both the Royal College of General Practitioners and the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh for his work in diabetes and medical education. Kevin is also a Member of the Academy of Medical Educators.

  • Dr Kevin Fernando Guidelines Live 2018

    Dr Kevin Fernando Q&A on type 2 diabetes


    Dr Kevin Fernando answers questions on the impact of type 2 diabetes on patients’ daily lives, differences between NICE and SIGN guidance, and key take-home messages for primary care