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.
Primary Medical Qualification
MB ChB 1997 University of Leeds
Specialist Register entry date
Paediatrics (Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition) From 15 Jan 2008
Member of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health RCPCH, London 2000
Certificate of Completion of Training RCPCH, London 2009
Doctor of Philosophy Queen Mary University of London 2010
National Positions and Professional Memberships
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) IBD Guidelines Committee
British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (BSPGHAN) IBD Working Group
European Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN)
Crohn’s and Colitis in Childhood Research Association
Crohn’s and Colitis UK
Excellent care, with thorough and clear explanations of tests, results and potential routes for treatment.
Pragmatic and common-sensival. Easy explanations.
What a warm doctor. Seems very knowledgable. Very caring.
Dr.Epstein its great doctor, listen to the patient, answer every question. Approachable & knowledgable.
Dr Epstein has a very pleasant and calm manner. She explains everything very clearly and gave my daughter the very best of care. She appreciates that parents worry when their child has to undergo a hospital procedure but I felt reassured by her high levels of professionalism and expertise. I am very glad that we chose Dr Epstein and would highly recommend her.
Jenny was thorough and supportive of my daughters analysis and care
Dr Epstein was very approachable and had a good manner with my teenage son. She listened well and advised both him and I at just the right level in a clear and straightforward manner. I wouldn’t hesitate to see her again and I would definitely recommend her.
Lovely manner. Went through patient history and options in a thorough and detailed manner. Explained next steps clearly. Listened and responded to patient feedback.
Dr Epstein is extremely helpful and articulate and has helped massively with our sons reflux.
Very approachable, informative and helpful. Also very understanding and empathetic of the parents opinion and view.
Dr Jenny Epstein was a charming lady, she explained everything to both myself and my son who is 11 years old. She was very personable. I would strongly recommend Dr Epstein and her practice at the Chiswick Clinic.
Dr Epstein was professional, understanding and kind.
Great clinician, knowledgeable, explains things well. Super rapport with my daughter.
Very accurate questions and practical approach. Very good with children! Dr. Epstein has very good advice as well and she’s truly kind.
My husband and I saw Dr Epstein with our 6 year old daugther. Dr Epstein was very good with our little girl, asking her questions and putting her at ease. She was also very professional while reassuring us and we felt that she does due diligence before rushing into diagnostics or decisions.
Dr Epstein was extremely thorough & attentive & was very clear throughout our consultation in an unpatronising way. We have full confidence in her care and advice.
Patient, kind, warm and empathetic
Caring and knowledgeable doctor
She's knowleable and thoughtful. What you need in a pediatrician.
I found Dr Epstein incredibly professional and easy to talk to. She listened to all my concerns without making me feel like a paranoid mum - and we finally came up with a conclusion I was happy with together. She is great with a lovely bed side manner. Thanks
Jenny immediately set us at ease. She is a gifted listener and has the unique ability to bring calm to worrying situations; translating the complex into language we can all understand. Jenny is understated in her excellence and we are so thankful to have found her.
Dr Epstein is a very professional and experienced doctor. She also listens to the parents and child and explains everything. As a nurse and a mum, i would definitely recommend Dr Epstein.
We were well received by Dr Epstein. Everything went well and she was clear and accessible.
Dr Epstein is always very helpful and we look forward to seeing her. She is very honest and clear in her advice.
We have been incredibly impressed by Dr Epstein and her calm and knowledgable manner. She has helped in a lot of ways and always feel that we are 100% confident that she is making the right call on treatments
Very kind and caring
Seemed competent and reassuring. Arranged follow-up steps promptly.
Jenny was great - very thorough, practical and reassuring and took the time to explain her diagnosis and the way our treatment plan would help alleviate our daughters symptoms.
Dr Epstein is impressive. She is beautifully articulate, reassuring, warm, kind and above all she exudes calm. She made the complex simple and was never condescending. She was authentically caring and made us feel reassured. The difference that she made to my mental and emotional state in such a short time was considerable and I consider myself hugely fortunate to have found her during my hours of online searching.
Dr Epstein is efficient and kind with children, giving informations to parents. We feel comfortable talking with her. I would recommend her to anyone looking for a pa ediatrician gastroenterologist.
Paediatrics (children's doctor)
Dr Epstein is an excellent colleague to work with and superb gastroenterologist.
Dr Epstein is a colleague at Chelsea and Westminster
Dr Epstein is a highly experienced paediatric gastroenterologist, and offers a great, balanced and clinically focused opinion. She will only undertake invasive investigations such as endoscopy if it is really needed, which is so comforting for patients and referrers like myself. I know my patients are in safe hands and will get a great opinion from her.
Jenny is very experienced gastroenterologist. I share few patients with her and she always receive excellent feed feedback.She is highly recommend for any paediatric gastrointestinal problems.