Dr Bates was born in Manchester, where he also grew up and later trained in Medicine, graduating in 1991. He began training in Diabetes in 1992 and qualified as a Consultant in 2002.
He has a particular interest in metabolic problems associated with Diabetes such as obesity and high cholesterol levels. He was involved for over 15 years in activity holidays for young people with Diabetes. From this, he developed an ongoing interest in the problems of Diabetes in younger people.
Since coming to Jersey in 2002 he has continued to publish and present internationally in the fields of Diabetes and other hormonal conditions.
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