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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
Recommended by 2 specialists
23 years of experience
Allergy Medicine

Professor Fox was awarded the Doctify Excellent Patient Experience 2018 award for his continued commitment to exceptional patient care.

Professor Adam Fox is a consultant Paediatric Allergist based in London, UK. Originally studying Medicine and Neuroscience at Cambridge University he went on to complete his clinical training at University College London. In 2006 he completed his specialist training in Paediatric Allergy. 

Adam has a specialist interest in the management of the food allergy and has extensive experience in the treatment of eczema, asthma, rhinitis (hayfever) and conjunctivitis as well as drug and insect sting allergy. 

He is a leader in his field and one of a few in the UK with a recognised higher specialist training Paediatric Allergy. 

Adam was awarded ‘Paediatric Allergist of the Year’ from Allergy UK in 2007. His doctoral thesis on peanut allergy received the Raymond Horton Smith prize from Cambridge University in 2012 and he was included in The Times ‘Britain’s 100 Best Children’s Doctor’s’ (2012). Adam received the William Frankland Award for Outstanding contribution to Allergy from the British Society of Allergy & Clinical Immunology in 2015 and a National Clinical Excellence award from the UK Department of Health in 2016. He was also recognised by Doctify for 'Excellent Patient Experience' in 2018. His private practice - Allergy London was awarded 'Best Allergy Clinic - London' in the 2019 Global Health & Pharma Private Healthcare Awards.


 

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
Recommended by 2 specialists
18 years of experience
Paediatric Dermatology , Neonatal Medicine , Paediatric Oncology + 2 more

I am a Consultant General Paediatrician. I have been the Lead Pediatrician for Child Safeguarding from July 2010 to October 2016, the Clinical Lead for General Paediatrics, a lecturer at Queen Mary's University London and I am a Honorary Consultant at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

I have a broad knowledge and experience of Paediatrics which I acquired through working in South Africa and also in London’s many multi-cultural and multi-ethnic areas. I have 20 years of experience in General Paediatrics, Ambulatory Paediatrics, Paediatric Hematology, Pediatric Oncology, Community Pediatrics, Pediatric Rheumatology and Neonatology . 

 

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
29 years of experience
Neonatal Medicine , Paediatric Gastroenterology

Dr Jideofor O Menakaya is an experienced Consultant Paediatrician based in London and
Middlesex. A General and Neonatal Paediatrician, he is also the Lead Clinician for
Paediatric Gastroenterology at Hillingdon Hospital. He was formerly the Clinical Lead for Neonatal Services at Hillingdon Hospital and the Lead Paediatrician at The BMI Bishopswood Hospital, Northwood Middlesex.

Jide was appointed a Consultant Paediatrician with Specialist Interest in Neonatology in 2003 after Specialist Training in General Paediatrics and Neonatal Medicine in London, Hampshire, West Midlands and Australia. In 2007, he was appointed Honorary Consultant Paediatrician in Paediatric Gastroenterology at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London.

He has a wealth of experience in the assessment and management of medical disorders affecting children including paediatric emergency care. In addition, he has specific expertise in the care of newly born babies and infants including those born prematurely. He is also well versed in the management of children with disorders of the gastro-intestinal tract.

In addition to his clinical duties as a medical consultant, his other roles include his work as a clinical researcher, a medical educator, a trainer and mentor for post graduate doctors, a UK Resuscitation Council Instructor On Newborn Life Support, a Provider of Advanced Paediatric Life Support and a Neonatal Simulation Facilitator. He is also a National Trustee of ORCHYD, a Charity for Disabled Childre

Dr Menakaya specialises in general paediatric disorders, neonatal diseases, paediatric gastroenterology, child-hood nutrition particularly faltering growth, coeliac disease, micronutrient deficiency and childhood immunisation. He has published several papers on paediatric and neonatal medicine and has lectured at many venues around the world.

His favourite hobbies are cycling, running, singing and travelling. He is married and lives in London with his wife and two children.

Please visit his website: www.moorparkpaediatrics.com for more information about his services.

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
24 years of experience
Paediatric Cardiology

Dr Nitha Naqvi is a consultant paediatric cardiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital, where she treats private and NHS patients.

Dr Naqvi studied medicine at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Medical School (now part of King’s College London). During this time, she also obtained a first class honours bachelor’s degree, then completed her MBBS degree in 1995 and was awarded honours in obstetrics and gynaecology.

Dr Naqvi trained in adult cardiology, then completed general paediatric training in London and Birmingham. Her training covered general paediatrics, neonatology, paediatric oncology, and paediatric intensive care. She has a master’s from the Institute of Child Health in London. In 2000, she completed her paediatric cardiology training at Guy’s Hospital, Great Ormond Street Hospital, and Royal Brompton Hospital.

Dr Naqvi has been working as a consultant at Royal Brompton Hospital since 2011. During her career, she has won a number of national prizes, including the British Congenital Cardiac Association prize for research and a Royal Society of Medicine prize for paediatrics.

Dr Naqvi won Aisan Woman of the Year in 2019.

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
38 years of experience
Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

Dr Mark Rosenthal is a consultant in paediatric respiratory medicine and disorders of sleep, who treats private and NHS patients at Royal Brompton Hospital and 77 Wimpole Street.

He graduated in 1981, achieving distinctions in paediatrics, surgery and pathology alongside winning six undergraduate prizes.

In 1984, he attained his postgraduate diploma and became a member of the Royal College of Physicians. In 1990, the Royal College of Physicians accredited Dr Rosenthal as a paediatrician with a special interest in neonatal medicine. He has since become a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and a fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics.

 

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
29 years of experience
Paediatric Cardiology

Dr Beverly Tsai-Goodman studied medicine at the University of Southampton. In 2004 she was awarded a doctorate from the University of Bristol where she trained in paediatric cardiology and practised as a consultant until 2016. Additionally, from 2004 to 2014, Dr Tsai-Goodman was the leading cardiologist for the Barth Syndrome Specialist Services in Bristol.

She also spent 15 months at Boston’s Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School as a senior clinical fellow. During this time, she trained in cardiac MRI, echocardiography and fetal cardiology.

Since 2017 Dr Tsai-Goodman has been a consultant paediatric and fetal cardiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital.

She she was recently awarded a master’s (MSc) degree in genomics medicine at Imperial College London. Her aim is to combine her expertise in paediatric and fetal cardiology with the latest in human genomics.

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
37 years of experience
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.

For further details, including patient and parental information sheets: www.coughdoc.com

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
Recommended by 3 specialists
24 years of experience
Paediatric Gastroenterology , Paediatric Respiratory Medicine , Allergy Medicine + 2 more

Dr Dinkar Bakshi is a Consultant in Child Health and Allergy.  He runs a popular and busy practice with patients from all parts of the UK, Europe and the Middle East. Dr Bakshi is often asked to give a second opinion and review the management of complex medical problems. Parents/ patients have a warm relationship wih him and are involved in decision making. Dr Bakshi accepts referrals for all acute and chronic problems in children. For allergy related problems, he accepts referrals for both adults and children.

Dr Bakshi is the lead clinician at the WellKid Clinic and British Allergy Clinic, with branches in Harley Street London & Birmingham https://www.britishallergyclinic.com . He completed his specialist training in General Paediatrics in the London Deanery and an MSc in Allergy at Imperial College London. He has trained in the best teaching hospitals including Great Ormond Street Hospital for children and The Royal London Hospital. He was previously a Consultant Paediatrician and clinical lead for  Allergy at Nottingham Children's Hospital and Honorary Consultant in Allergy at St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College London.  Dr Bakshi is one of the few formally trained allergists in the UK. He is an expert in interpreting skin prick tests/ patch tests, food challenges and allergen desensitisation (immunotherapy). Dr Bakshi has expertise in assessing infant feeding issues, eczema and cows' milk allergy.

Dr Bakshi has participated in many clinical trials, published extensively in peer-reviewed journals and is an accredited examiner for the Diploma in Child Health Examination. He is the editor of The Online Journal of Clinical Audits. Dr Bakshi is frequently invited to deliver talks and chair meetings, both within the UK and in international conferences.

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
Recommended by 1 specialist
17 years of experience
Allergy Medicine

Dr Brough is a Consultant in Paediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology. She leads the largest Children’s Allergy Service in the UK at the Evelina London Children’s Hospital, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital and runs allergy transition services for teenagers up to age 18 years to empower them to take control of their allergies. She has specific interests in food allergy prevention, diagnosis and treatment, immunotherapy, asthma, eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders and eczema. She jointly runs the specialist difficult asthma and allergy service at the Evelina London. She chairs the national eczema guideline for the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology. She co-authored two landmark studies on the prevention of food allergy, is the lead investigator for the Pronuts study (assessing peanut, sesame and tree nut allergy) and is an investigator for the oral and patch peanut desensitisation trials which are currently running at the Evelina London. 

Dr Brough has published multiple original research articles as well as published a textbook, she also regularly presents her research both nationally and internationally and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at King's College London. She has written reviews on the active management and prevention of food allergies, dietary management of peanut allergy and risks of exposure to food in the environment in allergic patients. She is the Chair of the Pediatric Section for the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI). She organised the Annual National Allergy Meeting for the British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology from 2013-2016 and is the Co-Chair for the European Allergy (EAACI) Congress 2020 which will be held in London.

She was awarded 'Health Professional of the Year' runner-up in 2010 by Coeliac UK and the Barry Kay award for excellence in Paediatric Allergy research from the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology in 2013.

 

 

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Expert in: Paediatrics (children's doctor)
20 years of experience
Paediatric Respiratory Medicine

Dr Samatha Sonnappa is a consultant in paediatric respiratory medicine at Royal Brompton Hospital, where she treats both private and NHS patients.

Dr Sonnappa completed her medical education in India, where she also studied general paediatrics, neonatology and paediatric respiratory medicine.

She then moved to the UK and completed specialist respiratory medicine training at Great Ormond Street Hospital. She undertook research for her PhD thesis at the UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH), where she investigated sensitive measures of lung function in preschool children with frequent wheeze.

In 2005, she was appointed a fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. 

 

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