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dr wayne may Endocrinologist
MBChB (UCT) 1994, FCP (SA) 2002, Endocrinology and Metabolism (Cert) 2004

Executive committee member of the South African Society for the Study of Obesity and Metabolism (SASSOM), Member of the SA Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism (SEMDSA), Chrysalis Clinic- International Accreditation Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology (CDE), Insulin Pump Centre.

Dr May currently works as a fulltime endocrinologist and has been in private practice since 2004. He has a variety of interests including predominantly obesity and diabetes (he runs a Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology), but also see patients with osteoporosis, thyroid disorders, men’s health disorders, pituitary and adrenal disorders, polycystic ovaries, and disorders of growth. As part of the commitment to offering all treatment options related to weight, he also runs a trial center for pharmaceutical drugs which are seeking registration, thereby giving patients access to new drugs. Dr May is also an advisor to multiple pharmaceutical companies for various drugs.
His role in the Chrysalis Clinic is to assess patients regarding possible medical causes for their obesity, and to look for complications with a view to treatment or stabilization before surgery. If necessary other medical options besides surgery would be contemplated. He would decide whether a patient is a medical candidate for surgery, and would also be responsible for long term follow up post-surgery, with special consideration given to known complications.