Dr Elia Maalouf

Dr Elia Maalouf

MBCHB FRCPCH MD

Paediatrics

Video consultation available

Overall Rating

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4.9
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4.9
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4.9

Top feedback

“A very professional doctor and nice human being“
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Subspecialty

  • Neonatal Medicine
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Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
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Registered with

General Medical Council: 3327711

Consultation fees

New appointment: £280

Practices worked at

Chiswick Medical Centre

Bond House, 347-353 Chiswick High Road, London, United Kingdom, W4 4HS
66 reviews

The Portland Hospital

234 Great Portland Street, London, United Kingdom, W1W 5QT
122 reviews

About

Dr Elia Maalouf completed his undergraduate studies in medicine in 1989 at University of Dundee. He became a consultant in 1999 at Homerton University Hospital and this is when he also achieved his postgraduate Medical Doctorate (MD) degree in 1999, based on a thesis entitled “Brain Injury in Preterm Infants”.

 

With an experience of over 15 years, Dr Maalouf is a highly experienced General Paediatrician and Neonatologist. His specialist interest lies in the area of Brain Injury in Preterm and Term newborn infants.

 

Dr Maalouf is actively involved in research and has published numerous research papers. He is the Editor-in-Chief for Early Human Development which is a very well established medical research journal published by Elsevier and is also a Fellow of The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) and a member of the Neonatal Society and The British Association of Perinatal Medicine (BAPM).

 

 
 
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Special interests

  • Neonatology & neonatal medicine. 
  • General paediatrics including: fever, diarrhoea, vomiting, viral illness, dehydration, troublesome cough, wheezing/breathlessness, sore throat, runny nose, earache, feeding difficulties, unsettled baby, acute allergies, constipation.
 
 
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Education

MB ChB 1989 University of Dundee

 
 
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Reviews

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5
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5

A very professional doctor and nice human being

22-03-2020
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5
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5

Amazing care, both serious and human. Saved our daughter, always the best diagnosis. Will always be grateful for his knowledge.

Patient seen for:
Allergies
Paediatrics
19-03-2020
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5
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5

Has been our paediatrician for both of my children and he has always been wonderful.

16-01-2020
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5
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5

We went to see Dr Maalouf after being back and forth between our gp and a&e and not getting a diagnosis for our little boy who was in a lot of pain. Dr Maalouf knew immediately what was wrong with him and prescribed the necessary medication. Within a week our little boy was back to his usual happy self. We were so happy with Dr Maalouf, especially with how knowledgable, efficient, and reassuring he is. I trust him implicitly and would highly recommend him.

18-12-2019
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5
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5

I’m very glad that I saw him

30-11-2019
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5
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5
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5

Extremely clear and concise advice

14-11-2019
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5
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5
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5

😍

13-11-2019
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5
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5
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5

V.good doctor

01-11-2019
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5
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5

Very amazing doctor, our child is in the best hands.

Patient seen for:
Child Development
Baby Check
Paediatrics
30-10-2019
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5
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5

Dr. Maalouf is pediatrician to both of our children, since they were born. He is extremely responsive to our questions on email and always has the right instinct for what the level of treatment and concern should be. Dr. Maalouf has a very international perspective which is helpful, especially taking into consideration the travel we do and the vaccinations we need. The office is always flexible with fitting us in with both kids. We feel very lucky to have Dr. Maalouf looking after the health of our kids!

24-10-2019
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5
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5

Dr Maalouf is an excellent doctor... In my opinion he is the best pediatrician in London.

Patient seen for:
Paediatrics
02-10-2019
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5
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5

Dr Maalouf is a wonderful paediatrician. He is extremely knowledgeable and that rare blend of professional yet warm and calm yet proactive( without being an alarmist ). I cannot recommend Dr Maalouf highly enough.

Patient seen for:
Lung Infection or Chest Infection
01-10-2019
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5
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5

Dr Maalouf is a wonderful doctor who we have known for many years, he listens to our concerns and always gives our children a thorough examination, he provides excellent care and advice, he has always been available with any after care issues we may have and answers our questions, he always gets straight to the point and has always looked after our children, if I have any concerns he is the first choice doctor we come to.

30-09-2019
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5
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5

Dr. Maalouf is fantastic - has always been so thorough and has a great bedside manner with the kids. Highly recommend.

30-08-2019
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5
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5
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5

Good doctor

25-04-2019
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5
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5

We have been so lucky to have our daughter under the care of Dr Maalouf. He is very caring, positive, informative and most of all super efficient at getting to the crux of any problem or issue and getting it resolved. We are very grateful for his care and guidance and can not recommend him highly enough.

24-04-2019
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5
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5

Was so grateful to meet Dr Maalouf as he say straight away that my daughter needs treatment as soon as possible. He is now my daughter s Pediatric and cannot be more pleased with him. Excellent doctor.

14-04-2019
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5
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5
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5

Dr Maalouf is the best paediatrician and very competent. My kids absolutely adore him.

05-04-2019
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5
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5
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5

Dr Maalouf has a gentle, calm approach with our children. He always responds to emails and we feel at ease after seeing him.

26-03-2019
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4
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4
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4

I was happy with Dr Maaliof service, he checked my 3 month baby so carefully and he was quite friendly. Thank you.

22-03-2019
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5
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5
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5

Dr. was great, facility itself was shockingly disgusting and first time visit was the hallmarks of a bushleague operation.

07-03-2019
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4
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4
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4

approachable and with good rapport with children, listened and adressed to all my concerns, was quick to answer my e-mail following the consultation

01-03-2019
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5
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5

Dr. Maalouf is so fantastic. He is just such a great doctor for our children.

27-02-2019
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5
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5

Dr Maalouf was excellent - made my wife and I very comfortable and relaxed and was very, very good when dealing with our baby boy. Couldn't speak highly enough of him

14-02-2019
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5
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5
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5

Very professional and friendly doctor. Reassured us right away, and provided relevant advice based on worries we had for our daughter.

22-01-2019
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5
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5
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5

Doc Maalouf is an outstanding doctor

18-01-2019
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5
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5

Incredibly thorough, friendly and caring doctor. We were seen immediately and service is also excellent from him and Carol

06-12-2018
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5
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5
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5

Every visit with Dr Maalouf has been productive, assuring and most importantly for myself I felt listened to. I trust Dr Maalouf and his professional advice

04-12-2018
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5
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5
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5

Fantastic, trusted professional .

20-11-2018
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5
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5

Dr Maalouf is a wonderful paediatrician, reassuring, competent and very personable. Thank you!

15-11-2018
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5
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5

Best paediatrician ever. The only doctor globally that recognised what my son has from the very first visit. So helpful and patient even with overly anxious moms like me.

13-11-2018
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5
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5

A top line doctor and a very caring man.

01-11-2018
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5
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5

My kids have been going to Dr. Maalouf since they were born (8+ years ago). I have continually been impressed with the responsiveness of he & his team, as well as his bedside manner. I also feel that Dr. Maalouf works with our family & schedules when deciding the correct course of treatment. I have recommended him to all of my friends who have moved into London.

01-11-2018
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5
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5

He is fantastic and always a great help.

29-10-2018
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5
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5

Dr Maalouf is very thorough and efficient. He dispenses medical advice in a calm reassuring manner.

24-10-2018
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2
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I was very disappointed to be totally rushed in my appointment with a nurse called in to wheel my babies buggy out of the room before I had even put her shoes on. We were in the consultation for less than 10 minutes.

Dr Elia Maalouf

I am extremely sorry if you feel you were rushed through your appointment. At times I am covering the inpatients and intensive care unit at the Portland Hospital as well as running the outpatient clinic. Occasionally I am called to attend an emergency situation in the hospital. A classic example was my clinic on Friday 12th October, 2018. I will never rush a patient unless I am certain of my diagnosis and management plan and only in a situation when I am urgently required in the hospital. All of my patients know that I am contactable by email and that I always respond to their concerns and queries promptly. In case you feel we did not cover any of your concerns during the consultation please feel free to email me at any time.

12-10-2018
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5
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5

Best paediatrician in London. Knows his stuff inside and out, I completely trust his judgement in all cases. Feel very safe having my children seen by him

10-10-2018
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5
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5

Kind, caring and knowledgeable! The best

10-10-2018
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5
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5
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5

Doctor Maalouf is an excellent doctor who had helped both my kids on many occasions.

04-10-2018
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5
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5
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5

Brilliant paediatrician. Very thorough, attentive and diagnoses the situation accurately and immediately. Highly recommended

04-10-2018
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5
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5
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5

Very professional and knowledgable. Streamlines solutions for our son in a much better way than what we have seen elsewhere.

01-10-2018
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5
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5
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5

We only have good things to say about Doctor Maalouf. He is an excellent Doctor. Doctor Maalouf is very responsive, at anytime of the day and knows exactly what to say to make parents feel at ease. Doctor Maalouf’s diagnostics have always been correct from our experience. We are grateful and feel very secure to have Doctor Maalouf as our paediatrician.

21-09-2018
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5
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We have had a fantastic experience with Dr. Maalouf as he has helped us with our son from birth in late 2017. As first time parents with a son who was born with moderate complications, Dr. Maalouf was solely responsible for delivering an outside specialist on the day of his birth to help provide an assessment and treatment plan in conjunction with him. His continued support through some additional issues and concerns with eating, gaining weight, etc had the same concern and care as the day our son was born. In many occasions, Dr. Maalouf has gone well above and beyond the call of duty to ensure our son was given his best chance to grow and thrive. His doctor/patient interactions are fantastic: he is great with our infant son and truly takes the time to understand our concerns and respond in a comprehensive manner. Especially when considering we are first time parents, I can't think of a better experience than the one we have had with Elia. I cannot recommend Dr. Maalouf strongly enough.

12-09-2018
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5
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5

5 stars, thank you

10-09-2018
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5
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5
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We have been with Dr Maalouf for nearly 2 years. He is always responsive via email, text and phone calls. I have found him to be thorough and diligent all whilst welcoming us with a warm smile. I know he is busy yet he never makes me feel as though he is rushing me out of his office. My children love him and we are all so pleased we have found him after having a less welcoming experience with other practitioners.

05-09-2018
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5
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5

Best doctor :)

05-09-2018
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5
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Dr Maalouf is a wonderful, caring and thorough physician who has been caring for my two daughters, one since birth. We have always felt in the best of hands - Dr Maalouf is extremely patient and has always been available when we’ve had questions or concerns.

17-08-2018
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5
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5

Simply the best paediatrician.

03-08-2018
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5
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5

Not a word can be said against Dr Maalouf. From the first time we met in Portland after the birth of our son, he’s been there for us and our children both for routine appointments as well as emergency situations.

01-08-2018
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5
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5
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Reliable and professional

30-07-2018

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