Dr Kalu Ogbureke

Dr Kalu Ogbureke

MBBS, DCH(Lond.), MSc, MRCP(UK), FRPCH(UK)

Paediatrics (Pediatrics)

35 years of experience
20 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Everything was throughly explained, Dr Ogbureke was very thorough, kind and professional. “
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Subspecialties

  • Neonatal Medicine
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Respiratory Medicine
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Igbo
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4313137
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    The Portland Hospital

    212 Great Portland Street, London, United Kingdom, W1W 5QT
    1,544 reviews

    Chiswick Medical Centre

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

    Parkside Suite at Frimley Park Hospital

    Portsmouth Road Camberley, Surrey, United Kingdom, GU16 7UJ
    97 reviews

    About

    Dr Kalu Ogbureke works as a consultant paediatrician at BMI The Blackheath Hospital, The Harley Street Clinic, The Portland Hospital, and Chiswick Medical Centre. He also consults at Frimley Health NHS Trust. Dr Ogbureke has been practising medicine for more than 20 years and specialises in neonatal and respiratory medicine.

    He also has interests in:

    • Respiratory diseases
    • Asthma in children
    • Food allergies
    • Vaccines
    • Feeding the newborn
    • Neonatology

    Dr Ogbureke graduated from the University of Nigeria in 1987 and went on to earn a Diploma in Child Health from the Royal College of Physicians in London in 1995. He completed his paediatric specialist training at King's College Hospital in London.

    He is actively involved in research and was formerly the Queen Elizabeth Hospital's local co-ordinator for the EPICure 2 project, which assessed perinatal outcomes for preterm babies in the UK and Ireland. He has also had a number of papers published, and he has conducted controlled trials and systematic reviews.

    Dr Ogbureke enjoys teaching and currently mentors both junior medical students and nurses. He formerly served as Chief Medical Director at Delta State University Teaching Hospital in Nigeria and has been an examiner for the medical schools of Guy's, St Thomas', and King's College. He has twice been asked to present as a guest speaker at the Paediatric Association of Nigeria's Annual Scientific Conference.

    Procedures

    • Allergy Blood Tests
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Asthma
    • Acid Reflux
    • Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    • Allergies
    • Blood in Stool
    • Blood in Vomit
    • Chickenpox
    • Colic
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhoea
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Food Allergies
    • Food Intolerance
    • Gait Abnormalities
    • Growing Pains
    • Reflux and Colic
    • Rickets
    • Sickle Cell Anaemia
    • Weight Loss
    • Wheezing
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    Education

    MBBS - College of Medicine, Nigeria - 1987

    Diploma in Child Health (DCH), Royal College of Physicians, London - 1995

    MRCP - King's College Hospital, London - 2002

    Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health - 2004

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    Reviews

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    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
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    Everything was throughly explained, Dr Ogbureke was very thorough, kind and professional.
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    He was amazing, listen to everything I needed and my sons needs
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    Everything was explained. He understood the embarrassment my son had with the examination.
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