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Child Mental Health , Paediatric Neurodevelopment , Paediatric Neurodisability

Dr Chelvi Kukendrarajah is a Consultant Paediatrician and Lead Clinician for the Central North West London Foundation Trust Community Paediatric Services in Hillingdon. She is a Consultant Paediatrician with an excellent record of training and many years of clinical experience. After graduation, she trained in Paediatrics and obtained her Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics. In 2003, and `she is a Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics in 2003.

Dr Kukendrarajah worked in the internationally renowned National Centre for Social Communication disorder, Harper House Children's Service in Radlett and in various Teaching hospitals such as St Mary's Paddington and The Royal Free Hospital, London. During her Paediatric training she specialised in Neurodevelopmental problems and Neurodisabilities and received a Masters degree at the University College London (UCL). Dr Kukendrarajah is fully trained and experienced in the use of specialist instruments such as standardised assessments 3Di - Developmental, Dimensional and Diagnostic Interview, DISCO, diagnostic interview check list for neurodevelopmental assessment, and Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) and Bayley III.

Dr Kukendrarajah has a particular interest and extensive experience in the diagnosis and management of social communication disorders such as Autism Spectrum Disorders and co existing conditions ADHD, Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (Dyspraxia), Learning Difficulties, and Sleeping and Feeding disorders.

She has wide experience of working with a multi disciplinary team consisting of Speech and Language Therapists, Clinical Psychologists, Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists. In addition she has considerable experience in collaborative work with a wider Paediatric network, and agencies such as Education and Social Services.

Her approach is child and family centered, which empowers them to make informed decisions and choices. She provides robust, evidence based developmental diagnoses, which many parents find invaluable in helping to choose interventions and secure support for their children.

Dr Kukendrarajah sometimes provides private joint assessments with highly specialist speech and language therapists for the

Diagnosis and Management of Autism Spectrum Disorder and associated conditions such as ADHD, Challenging Behaviour, sleep and feeding problems. 

She has a team of highly specialist Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational therapists, Clinical Psychologists and

jointly works with Child Psychiatrists.

Speech and language therapists in her Team use Attention Autism intervention developed by Gina Davis, a tool with a proven record predominantly in preschool and primary school children. Therapists who regularly attend ADOS-2 reliability in order to independently validate the scoring of ADOS -2 assessment. They have more 80% reliability rating. 

In her NHS role, in line with the recommendations of NICE, Dr Kukendrarajah has developed an excellent service for Autism Spectrum Disorder and some of the co-existing conditions. She produced a comprehensive Assessment Tool which has proved invaluable and is now beginning to be recognised for use by other service providers.

 Dr. Kukendrarajah continuously reviews and updates her skills in line with current evidence and NICE/SIGN guidelines to achieve and maintain high quality services. She hold several 'Clinical Excellence Awards' for her hard work in the NHS.

 



http://www.childrensdevelopmentspecialist.co.uk

 

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Community.scope.org.uk - Parents and carers

 

My 22 month old was recently diagnosed with Mild Cerebral Palsy.I had been to see so

many people and all missed the diagnosis. I seen a lady,after researching

myself, in the Clementine Churchill Hospital, Sudbury Hill, Harrow, HA1 3RX.

Her name is Dr. Chelvi Kukendra-Rajah and she is fantastic. Diagnosed him in

first consultation and referred me to a brilliant physiotherapist. I did go

private with BUPA for this consultation and his MRI but she does work in

Hillingdon NHS hospital in a child development centre and that’s where I seen

the physio too.

 

http://www.mummytries.com/our-autism-journey-with-the-portland-hospital

 

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Neonatal Medicine

Dr Alexandrou is a London-based Consultant Paediatrician and Neonatologist, with nearly 30 years’ career dedicated in children’s health and well-being. He has particular experience and expertise in all problems of the newborn and the first years of life. He specialises in a wide range of conditions including: jaundice, unsettled babies, feeding and growth problems, gastro-oesophageal reflux, chronic cough and wheeze/asthma, fever/infections, diarrhoea and vomiting, constipation, skin conditions such as cradle cap, nappy rash, eczema, urticaria. Additionally, he offers baby checks and developmental assessments, advice on weaning to solids and food diversification, advice on immunisation and prenatal consultations to prospective parents. 

Dr Alexandrou is a Consultant Paediatrician and the Named Doctor for safeguarding children at the Richard Desmond Children's Centre, Moorfields NHS Trust. There he manages children with complex problems, often in close collaboration with specialist colleagues and teams from other tertiary paediatric centres, such as Great Ormond Street Hospital and the Evelina Children’s Hospital, London.  

Dr Alexandrou graduated from Athens University Medical School and he undertook his entire paediatric specialist training in the UK. He had further subspecialty training in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine at the University of Western Ontario in Canada.

He held academic appointments as Clinical Lecturer in Child Health at St George’s Medical School in London, where he lectured Paediatrics and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Imperial College School of Medicine.  He completed his research on lung development and he was awarded the Degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD) from London University.

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Paediatric Neurology

Dr Adelaida Martinez is a London based doctor who specialises in Paediatric Neurology. 

She focuses on children who are affected by disorders of the nervous system: epilepsy, headaches, movement disorders, developmental delay, loss of skills, cerebral palsy, concussion, rehabilitation after acute brain injury (stroke, head injury and hypoxic ischemic injury) and related neurological/developmental disorders. 

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Allergy Medicine

Dr Sohi has worked in the field of paediatrics for the last 18 years. She received extensive training in various aspects of Paediatrics having trained at Great Ormond Street Hospital and Guy's and St. Thomas's Hospitals. She currently is an Honorary Consultant in The Department of Paediatric Allergy at St. Mary's Hospital in London and the Lead Consultant in Allergy in the Dept. of Paediatrics at The North Middlesex University Hospital where she is also an Acute General Paediatrician. She is also a project board member of The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health's National Allergy Care Pathways as well as a Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Examiner. 

Her areas of expertise include paediatric allergy, gastroenterology, immunology, and dermatology. Referrals for children with eczema, food allergies, asthma, hayfever (rhinitis), general allergy (urticaria and angioedema), rashes, fevers, vomiting, constipation, feeding difficulties, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, headaches, muscle & joint problems, general unwellness, immunisations and well-baby & child checks amongst other will be accepted.

Dr Sohi's clinics are on Friday mornings at 84, Harley Street, London (appointments can be made by calling 020 7079 4344) and on Tuesday mornings at Chase Lodge Hospital in Mill Hill, London (appointments can be made by calling 020 8358 7100). More urgent appointments and clinical queries can be made by contacting Dr Sohi at dsohi@doctors.org.uk

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Dr. Sonali D'Cruz is a Consultant Paediatrician at Ashford and St. Peter's Hospitals NHS foundation trust. She completed her specialist training in Paediatrics in London, having trained at leading hospitals such as Chelsea and Westminster hospital, Kings College Hospital and St George's Hospital. She is able to deal with all types of Paediatric conditions and has a special interest in Paediatric Diabetes, and Endocrinology.

Dr D'Cruz has a holistic approach to managing children and young people; consultations are conducted in a personable and child centred manner.

As well as working for the NHS, Dr. D'Cruz practices privately at Runnymede Hospital.

 

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Paediatric Respiratory Medicine , Allergy Medicine

After graduating from University of Dundee in 1985, Dr Murtuza Khan trained at the Alder Hey Childrens’ Hospital, Liverpool, The Variety Club Childrens’ Hospital at Kings College, London, Guys & St. Thomas’ Hospital (where he was senior clinical research fellow), London, and The Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street. Following that, in 1999, he achieved dual certification (CCST) in general paediatrics and in paediatric respiratory medicine. 

Murtuza is currently a Consultant Paediatrician at the Northwest London Hospitals NHS Trust as well as a Honorary Senior Lecturer in Paediatrics at Imperial College London. He is also the clinical lead for the paediatric allergy, eczema and respiratory services and the deputy clinical director at Northwick Park Hospital.

Murtuza is actively involved in research and his publications are regularly presented at international gatherings including the American Academy of Pediatrics, European Respiratory Society and American Thoracic Society. He has spent nearly three years in Saudi Arabia developing the paediatric services in hospitals in Jeddah and is currently a panel member on the National Review of Asthma Deaths (NRAD); a body set up by the Department of Health (DOH) to review all asthma deaths in children in the United Kingdom.

 

 

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Allergy Medicine , Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

Dr Pollock qualified in 1976 and began his initial training working in obstetrics and gynaecology. He has trained mainly in paediatrics in London and has experience working abroad in Canada and USA. He has undertaken research in food and food additive intolerance and house dust mite allergy - he has gained accreditation in general paediatrics. 

 

He is currently a consultant paediatrician at St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS trust - his research includes a funded study into eczema. He has published extensively in different fields. 

 

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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 a teaching role. 

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 via the secure NHS approved Clinecall App. To avail of this just request a video appointment

He also consults on an ad hoc basis at Chelsea & Westminster private (02033158484).

COVID-19. He is running a daily update which you can read here

https://www.dropbox.com/s/18ymfd2ugtctwrn/COVID%2019%20v14.docx?dl=0

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 family, and is godfather to 2 Jack Russells who he adores and spends his weekends with.

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Dr Rakesh Amin is a Consultant Paediatrician and clinical academic doctor at GOSH and UCLH. Dr Amin qualified in Medicine at Leeds University before later training in paediatric medicine in London, and specializing in endocrinology and diabetes in both the capital and also the city of Oxford.

Later in his career, Dr Amin was awarded an MD for research on the subject of microvascular disease. Dr Amin has a particularly keen interest in research and its importance in helping us to discover causes and treatments for a wide range of diseases.

Respected widely within the medical sphere by his peers, Dr Amin is also highly praised by patients, who often comment on his warm demeanour. In his free time, Dr Amin enjoys cycling and dabbling in the kitchen.

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Paediatric Gastroenterology

Dr Jenny Epstein is a Paediatric Gastroenterologist and Paediatric Endoscopist based in West London.

Dr Epstein completed her training at Chelsea and Westminster, King's College and The Royal London Hospitals. Her experience outside the UK includes fellowships at l'Hopital de l'Archet, Nice, France in 2001 and at Boston Children's and Massachusetts General Hospitals in 2007. In 2010 she went on to gain a PhD in Mucosal Immunology at Queen Mary University London, investigating the effects of curcumin in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in children.

In 2009 Dr Epstein became a full-time NHS Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and has extensive clinical experience in the full breadth of gastrointestinal conditions and investigations including paediatric endoscopy and colonoscopy, in which she has 'Train the Trainer' qualification.

www.paedsgastro.com

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