Dr Ed Abrahamson is a highly experienced general paediatrician in London, with 32 years of flying hours.
He has held a specialist interest in emergency medicine throughout his career and set up the Paediatric Emergency Department at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in 1995, where he was the Head of the department for two decades and worked there until June 2020. He remains active in an honorary capacity now still working shifts, teaching etc.
Dr Ed has a large private practice and treats the full range of general paediatric conditions; he is particularly passionate about ensuring children receive vaccinations and avoiding unnecessary use of medication, such as antibiotics for minor viral infection. He has a genuinely holistic view of medicine, looking at the well being of the parents and other siblings in factors involving his patient's health. He actively involves parents in all decision making.
His clinics are at BUPA Cromwell Hospital, Monday to Thursday with video appointments available out of hours. To avail of this just request a video appointment
He also works at the Medical Chambers, Kensington, on Tuesday morning and you can book in on-line for this directyl
COVID-19. He is running a regular update which you can read here
Dr Abrahamson has received recognition for his work including a Bronze Clinical Excellence Award and being named in the top 100 children's doctors in Britain by The Times in 2012. He is also the Vice President of the Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust. He lives in Cornwall half of the week with his husband, and is godfather to 2 Jack Russells who he adores and spends his weekends with.