Dr. Ayan Panja

Dr. Ayan Panja


Dr Ayan Panja followed his family tradition of becoming a doctor and is a GP partner in a NHS practice in St Albans. He is also a writer, a presenter and a health communicator. His passions in medicine are in men’s health, self-care and psychology in medicine.

Ayan began health broadcasting in 2006 when he was the expert presenter on BBC 1’s Street Doctors. More recently, Ayan has featured as a medical expert in Celebrity Quitters (FIVE), Squeamish (Discovery) and Bang Goes the Theory(BBC1).  He also appeared as a GP panellist on Channel 4’s Health Freaks, where traditional home remedies were scientifically analysed by the doctors. He is currently the resident doctor on Health Check on BBC World News, presenting a monthly overview of global health stories.

In 2005, Ayan’s first book was published, An Essential Medical Miscellany which is a collection of amusing medical titbitsAyan has written features for various publications including The Guardian, The Huffington Post and Men’s Health.

Dr Ayan Panja @Dr_Ayan

oh fuckety, fuck - sorry BBC guidelines...YESSSSSSSSSSSS

4th minute: Man City 1-0 Tottenham
7th minute: Man City 1-1 Tottenham
10th minute: Man City 1-2 Tottenham
11th minute: Man City 2-2 Tottenham
21st minute: Man City 3-2 Tottenham

This is the first game in Champions League history to have five goals in the opening 21 mins.


The @RCGP accredited Prescribing Lifestyle Medicine course presented by
@Dr_Ayan and @DrChatterjeeUK is on again, this time in Manchester on Saturday May 18th 2019.
Tickets are selling fast: https://t.co/Ma4KGmxxop.

A sad day. I will be leaving the NHS in 4 years. 10 years too early having been forced out of the pension scheme. Effective tax rate of 91% for all income above £110K gross. For the unsympathetic = take home £55K for gross £165k salary. Not worth working

Darryl Edwards - TEDx Talk — Why Working Out Isn’t Working Out - https://t.co/dxNRIwnzOQ via @fitnessexplorer #PrimalPlay