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61 results found for 'Paediatrics' in East London, London, UK

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Interventional Cardiology , Paediatric Cardiology

Professor Piers Daubeney is a consultant paediatric and fetal cardiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital, where he treats both private and NHS patients.

He graduated with honours from Balliol College, University of Oxford, and St Thomas’ Hospital, London. He qualified in 1988.

Following that, he completed postgraduate training in Southampton, UK; Melbourne, Australia; and Toronto, Canada.

Professor Daubney has an international reputation for the treatment of infants, children and teenagers with all forms of heart disease as well as in the unborn child.

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Paediatric Cardiology

Dr Michael Rigby is a consultant paediatric cardiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital who treats private and NHS patients.

He trained at Killingbeck Hospital in Leeds, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford and the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.

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Paediatrics (children's doctor)

Dr Balfour-Lynn graduated from University College London and Westminster Hospital Medical School (University of London). He then trained in general paediatrics at Westminster Children’s Hospital (now part of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital), Queen Mary’s Hospital in Roehampton, Northwick Park Hospital and St Bartholomew’s Hospital.

Most of his specialist respiratory training was carried out at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust. He worked in many departments including respiratory medicine, intensive care, infection and immunology and heart-lung transplant. 

Dr Balfour-Lynn spent two years in full-time research for his MD thesis, Host Defence Factors in Wheezy Infants with Respiratory Infections, which he completed at the University of London in 1994. 

As an expert in children’s medicine, Dr Balfour-Lynn is on the NHS specialist register for paediatrics. He is fully accredited in paediatric respiratory medicine with a special interest in respiratory disease.

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Dr Ford-Adams is a Consultant Paediatrician with specialist interest in treating diabetes for children and adolescents.

Initially, she qualified from the University of Western Australia and has since worked at a variety of prestigious hospitals across the UK. In 2004 she was appointed as Consultant Paediatrician and Lead Paediatrician for children and adolescents with diabetes.

Owing to her extensive clinical knowledge, Dr Ford-Adams is Chair for the paediatric work stream of the local diabetes network and has successfully negotiated the further funding for an outreach diabetes specialist nurse.

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Paediatric Cardiology


Dr Julene Carvalho is a consultant fetal cardiologist and is head of the Royal Brompton Centre for Fetal Cardiology, where she treats both private and NHS patients.

She graduated with honours in Brazil, and completed her initial training in cardiology in São Paulo.

Following that, she came to London where she completed her training in paediatric cardiology and obtained her PhD.

She subsequently specialised in imaging the fetal heart throughout pregnancy (fetal cardiology) and since 1999, her work has been focused on this area.

Clinical expertise

Dr Julene Carvalho has extensive experience in imaging the fetal heart and counselling families ‘at risk of’ or ‘affected with’ fetal congenital heart disease (CHD).

She pioneered the use of transabdominal fetal echocardiography in the first trimester of pregnancy and is known for her expertise in early scans.

Alongside obstetricians and obstetric ultrasonographers, she works to improve recognition of congenital heart disease before birth, get better results and improve diagnosis. 

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Paediatric Neurodevelopment , Paediatric Neurodisability , Paediatric Neurology

Dr Krishnakumar is a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist based at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, with over 15 years of experience in paediatrics.

Dr. Krishnakumar trained in general paediatrics in East Anglia, London and in Wales. She then trained to be a specialist Paediatric Neurologist in Addenbrooke’s Hospital and at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London. She has worked as a consultant at the tertiary referral neurology centre at Southampton prior to her appointment at Addenbrooke’s Hospital.

Her special interests include Paediatric neurology, Headaches, Epilepsy, Stroke, Cerebral palsy, Developmental Problems and Neuromuscular disorders. She is well versed in the diagnostic modalities including MRI and CT scans, metabolic tests, skin and muscle biopsy. She teaches in headache and epilepsy courses via the British Paediatric Neurology Association.

She leads on the paediatric IIH ( Idiopathic intracranial hypertension ) service and neuromuscular service at Addenbrooke's Hospital.


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Paediatric Cardiology

Dr Sachin Khambadkone completed his education in India and is a Paediatric Cardiology Consultant. He has worked at Great Ormond Street Hospital since 1997. He has various training in general paediatrics, neonatology and paediatric cardiology. He is the Clinical Lead for Transition in Cardiology and has set up a clinic at Great Ormond Street Hospital where he treats teenage patients.

He is an Interventional Cardiologist and was a team leader for introducing the percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation technique of performing valve replacement without open-heart surgery. Khambadkone is also an expert in advanced imaging techniques.



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Paediatric Oncology

Dr Ayad Atra is a consultant at the Harley Street Clinic. His areas of interest include paediatric leukaemia/lymphoma, histiocytosis, haematological stem cell transplantation (HSCT, BMT), haemoglobinopathy and thalassemia.

Graduating in 1977, Dr Atra completed training in General Paediatrics and became specialised in Paediatric Haematology/Oncology in 1989, training in the Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street and the Royal Marsden Hospital. 

After obtaining membership of the Royal College of Pathologists (Haematology), he became a Consultant Paediatric Haematologist/Oncologist and the Director of the Paediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Programme in the Royal Marsden Hospital in 1997. He is a full member of the CCLG and the American Society of Haematology. 

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Paediatric Cardiology , Interventional Cardiology

Dr Zdenek Salvik is a consultant paediatric cardiologist at Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals, where he treats private and NHS patients.

He graduated from medical school in Prague, Czech Republic, gaining board certification in paediatrics and paediatric cardiology. From 1995-97, he was a consultant paediatric intensivist at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester.

In 1997, he was appointed consultant paediatric intensivist and cardiologist at Harefield Hospital. Then, in 2001, he took up the same position at Royal Brompton Hospital. Dr Slavik has been a consultant paediatric cardiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital since 2005.

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What is a Paediatrician?

A Paediatrician specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of disorders of children. Find the best Paediatrician in London with Doctify.

When to see a Paediatrician?

You may need to consult a Paediatrician if your child presents symptoms of an underlying medical problem or has a disorder of growth and development. Some common reasons to visit a paediatrician include upper respiratory tract infections, abdominal pain and poor growth.

What procedures can you find at a Paediatric clinic?