Dr Jesse Kumar

Consultant Endocrinologist at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

Specialty Endocrinology and Diabetes.

Specialist interest General endocrinology; Diabetes; Thyroid disease; Pituitary disease; Diabetic complications (treatment); Obesity.

Clinic times Saturday mornings.


Professional profile

Dr Jesse Kumar is a Consultant Endocrinologist working at Maidstone Hospital. After completion of his higher Specialist Training as a Diabetes Registrar in the South Thames region, Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospital, he started as a Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology in 2006. Dr Kumar was appointed as the Clinical Lead physician (2007) and then as the Clinical Director for Acute and Emergency Medicine at Maidstone Hospital (2008 to 2011).

He is currently the Lead for Diabetes Commissioning for Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust and also the Honorary Senior Lecturer for King’s College London (2010).

Dr Kumar has a keen interest in modern technology (IT, Photography, design) and keeping fit. He speaks 5 languages (English, Greek, Hindi, Urdu and Telugu) and is a resident of Tunbridge Wells, Kent along with his wife and two children.