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Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist

Complex cases may incur an additional fee and take longer to prepare a report (only after agreement)

Titles

  • Consultant Paediatrician
  • Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist

Expertise

  • Expert and experienced opinion in paediatrics, paediatric gastroenterology and nutrition
  • Nutrition, allergies, abdominal pain, food allergy, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation, poor weight gain, inflammatory bowel disease, bloody diarrhoea, feeding difficulty, infantile distress

Procedures

  • Consultations
  • Endoscopy in children and adolescents
  • Allergy testing in children and adolescents

Most common conditions seen

  • Any paediatric gastroenterology
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Paediatric and adolescent gastrointestinal polyposis
  • Food allergy
  • Food aversion
  • Infantile agitation and pain
  • Gastrooesophageal reflux
  • Constipation

Most common symptoms seen

  • Abdominal pain
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Poor weight gain
  • Vomiting
  • Family history of early onset gastrointestinal cancer and polyposis

Background

Graduated from The Medicine University of Manchester in 1988. He worked throughout London, training in paediatrics and paediatric gastroenterology in international centres of excellence and was appointed consultant paediatrician at Northwick Park Hospital in 1998 and was lead clinician in paediatrics. He then worked at The Royal Childrens Hospital, Melbourne in 2007 and was appointed consultant paediatric gastroenterologist at St Mark’s Hospital in 2007, and also at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in 2010.

He maintains strong links with The Royal Childrens Hospital, Melbourne. He is an expert and experienced opinion in paediatrics, paediatric gastroenterology and nutrition.

Training

  • Graduated Medicine University of Manchester 1988
  • Worked throughout London, training in paediatrics and paediatric gastroenterology in international centres of excellence
  • Gastroenterology and endsocopy training principally at St Mark’s Hospital, London, UK

Clinical interests and areas of expertise

  • Expert and experienced opinion in paediatrics, paediatric gastroenterology and nutrition
  • Areas of interest: nutrition, allergies, abdominal pain, food allergy, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation, poor weight gain, inflammatory bowel disease, bloody diarrhoea, feeding difficulty, infantile distress

Research interests

Published in paediatric polyposis and paediatric inflammatory bowel disease.

Qualifications

  • MB ChB University of Manchester 1988
  • Member (now Fellow) Royal College of paediatric and child Health 1993
  • Member of Royal College of Physicians 1993

GMC Number: 3356340

Date of Registration: 1988

Memberships

  • European Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
  • International Society of Inherited Gastrointestinal Cancers
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • British Society of Gastroenterology

Complex cases may incur an additional fee and take longer to prepare a report (only after agreement)

Titles

  • Consultant Paediatrician
  • Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist

Expertise

  • Expert and experienced opinion in paediatrics, paediatric gastroenterology and nutrition
  • Nutrition, allergies, abdominal pain, food allergy, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation, poor weight gain, inflammatory bowel disease, bloody diarrhoea, feeding difficulty, infantile distress

Procedures

  • Consultations
  • Endoscopy in children and adolescents
  • Allergy testing in children and adolescents

Most common conditions seen

  • Any paediatric gastroenterology
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Paediatric and adolescent gastrointestinal polyposis
  • Food allergy
  • Food aversion
  • Infantile agitation and pain
  • Gastrooesophageal reflux
  • Constipation

Most common symptoms seen

  • Abdominal pain
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Poor weight gain
  • Vomiting
  • Family history of early onset gastrointestinal cancer and polyposis

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