Dr Akash Sinha

MBBS, MRCPCH, MD, FRCPC Pediatrics & Endocrinology

Dr Akash Sinha completed his medical degree from KMC, Mangalore in India 2002. He then embarked on his pediatric training in the UK completing his MRCPCH (UK) in 2006. He completed his specialist registrar training from the Northern Deanery where he also did further subspecialty training in Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes. Subsequently, he undertook a 2-year postgraduate research thesis at Newcastle University investigating the relationship between growth hormone and Vitamin D on skeletal muscle function where he was awarded the British Society of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes

(BSPED) annual research award in 2011. In 2013, he did a fellowship at BC Children's Hospital, Vancouver in Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes. He completed his FRCPC in Pediatrics and Endocrinology and Diabetes in 2014 and was awarded the Best oral presentation for a trainee in Canada (Dr. John Bailey award).

Dr. Sinha started his clinical practice at Abbotsford in 2014 and has been based here since. Apart from his clinical practice at Mahogany Medical, he also provides on-call service at Abbotsford Regional Hospital. He also provides diabetes care for children living in the Fraser Valley at ARH.

In his free time, he enjoys being physically active, exploring the beautiful outdoors and traveling with his family. He also enjoys landscaping photography when he has some free time-500px.