Dr John SykesMBBS BSc MRCGPGeneral Practitioner
Dr John Sykes was born in Bristol, UK and completed his training with the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2017. Dr Sykes has a keen interest in using positive lifestyle changes to reduce, prevent or reverse disease to help his patients lead healthier happier lives. John is a Trustee and Director of the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine and is a member of the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine.
In his final year of training he was awarded the Severn Deanery Central Leadership Scholarship in which he organised the local committee, arranged and delivered several conferences and teaching sessions for GPs and medical students. During his training Dr Sykes spent time working in elderly care, acute medicine, paediatrics, dermatology, ENT and Public Health. Since qualifying, Dr Sykes has worked in several areas of need which has shaped his interest in chronic disease management for conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, obesity, smoking, heart disease as well as mental health conditions. Dr Sykes is passionate about General Practice as he strongly believes in the power it has to care for patients and better their health.
Clinical Areas of Interest : Chronic Disease Management, Preventative Medicine, Elderly Care, Mental Health
Personal Interests : John has a keen interest in exercise including running, soccer and general fitness and conditioning.