He is the Chief and Senior Endocrinologist and Diabetologist at Aster RV Hospital. Before joining Aster, he was Chief and Senior consultant in Endocrinology, Diabetes, Sports diabetes, and Bariatric medicine (weight management ) at Fortis Hospital, Bengaluru.
Dr. Manjunath Malige is an eminent and very experienced Endocrinologist and Diabetologist. He holds membership of various International Endocrine and Diabetes Associations including British Endocrine Society, American Endocrine Society, American College of Endocrinology and Diabetes UK. .After his graduation in Medicine, he completed M.D in Internal Medicine from the prestigious Bangalore Medical College. Following this he went to United Kingdom to pursue advanced and higher training in Endocrinology and Diabetology and Internal Medicine. He has been successful in obtaining MRCP from Edinburgh and MRCP Endocrinology from Royal College of Physicians London. He underwent extensive Super speciality training in Endocrinology and Diabetology in various internationally acclaimed University Teaching Hospitals in London, Manchester, Liverpool and Scotland. Following this he successfully obtained the Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (CCST) from the Joint Royal College of Physicians Training Board in London.
He has extensive experience in diagnosing and managing various types of Diabetes including Gestational Diabetes ( Pregnancy Diabetes ) and Diabetes related complications and also various hormone abnormalities including those of the thyroid, parathyroid, pituitary and adrenal glands. He is competent in managing patients with complicated Diabetes and Endocrine conditions and Endocrine Cancers particularly Thyroid and Adrenal Cancers. He is also specially trained and competent in diagnosing and managing Osteoporosis ( Brittle Bone disease ) having had the opportunity to work at Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disorder Clinic at Central Manchester Foundation Trust.
He has a special interest in managing Diabetes in individuals taking part in various recreational and competitive Sports.
He also had extensive training in initiating Insulin Pump Treatment and subsequent follow up. He also has been an Educator and Trainer for Doctors, Diabetes specialist nurses and paramedical staff regarding Diabetes and Endocrinology. He is also a certified educator for DAFNE (insulin dose adjustment for normal eating). He has a special interest in Sports Diabetes (management of Diabetes in individuals taking part in various sports). He has various presentations and publications in internationally reputed journals and meetings. Prior to relocating to India, he has worked as Consultant in Endocrinology and Diabetes at Aintree University Hospital at Liverpool, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals at Preston, Russels Hall Teaching Hospital at Dudley , Warrington General Hospital and University Hospital of South Manchester.
In recognition of his achievements in Endocrinology and Diabetes, he has been awarded the Fellowship of American College of Endocrinology.