Dr Alexandra PhelanMBBS MRCGP- GP Medical Director GMC Number 6150198
Dr Alex graduated from Newcastle University Medical School in 2008 and completed her training across a wide range of specialties as a junior doctor. She obtained her MRCGP in 2014 and has worked in both the NHS and private practice since then.
An experienced digital GP, she has worked with leading providers of online healthcare since 2014, and is the Medical Director at PrivateDoc. Dr Alex has also worked with a number of national print and online media outlets, including The Independent newspaper, the Trinity Mirror Group, as well as local satellite television channels. She is a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners and the Independent Doctors Federation, as well as having a specialist interest in weight management.
She continues to work as both an NHS and private doctor, and when she is not working, she is an avid DIYer and loves travelling.
Articles written by Dr Alexandra
A Doctor's Guide to Everything You Need To Know About Wegovy
Wegovy is set to hit the UK market in the first half of 2023 and, in this article, Dr Alex Phelan MBBS MRCGP- GP, Medical Director at PrivateDoc, explains everything you need to know about the new treatment.
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