Dr Yvette Martyn MBChB BA(Hons) MRCP DOccMed
Since graduating from Leicester Medical School in 2011 Dr Yvette Martyn, also known as Dr Sunshine has developed her skills as a medical practitioner. Working across numerous specialties within the NHS including: Renal Medicine, Oncology, Haematology, Intensive Care, Respiratory, Endocrinology, Psychiatry, Elderly Medicine and Surgery.
For the last three years she has been working for commercial organisations and is currently a Specialist Registrar in Occupational Medicine based across the East and West Midlands. She holds a Diploma in Occupational Medicine and is currently studying for an MSc in the subject. She is a Member of the Royal College of Physicians and enjoys practicing clinically by working within the NHS in Acute Medicine.
She started her television career in 2010 when she was a contestant on the final Channel 4 series of Big Brother. And has knowledge and experience of the media, holding a First Class Honours degree in Medical Journalism from the University of Westminster.
Her experience in print and online journalism is vast with numerous articles published within both medical and non-medical publications including: Pulse, JuniorDr magazine, Daily Mail, Star Magazine and Fashion Insider. She also held the position of Features Editor for JuniorDr magazine.
She has a personal interest in diet and lifestyle medicine and advocates plant based diets.