Dr Anna R Dover


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Consultant Physician

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh


  • General Endocrinology
  • Thyroid Eye
  • General Diabetes
  • Antenatal Diabetes
  • Intensive Type 1 Diabetes
  • Adolescent Diabetes


  • Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
  • Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion


Dr Dover completed undergraduate science training at St John’s College, Cambridge and went on to study medicine at the University of Edinburgh Medical School, graduating in 1999. She undertook a 3 year postdoctoral research degree in the role of cortisol metabolism in vascular inflammation at the University of Edinburgh and was awarded a PhD in 2006. She underwent specialist training in Endocrinology & Diabetes in Edinburgh between 2005 and 2013 and was appointed to a Consultant post in Endocrinology & Diabetes in 2013 at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.  Her clinical interests include general endocrinology, thyroid eye disease, general diabetes, type 1 diabetes, and the management of diabetes during pregnancy. Her research interests include investigations into steroid-induced diabetes and continuous glucose monitoring in women with type 1 diabetes in pregnancy.