Consultant Profile

Dr Rajiv Sood

Dr Rajiv Sood MBBS, DCH, MRCP, FRCP, FRCPCH, PG Cert Allergy
Practicing at:
Spire Roding Hospital
  • Allergy
    • Allergy
  • Paediatric medicine
    • Allergy
Special clinical interests:

• Allergy-food, skin, eye, hay fever, urticaria, anaphylaxis, injection adrenalin training
• Allergy skin prick testing
• Allergy desensitisation (immunotherapy)
• Asthma
• Eczema
• New born & infants-colic, reflux, feeding difficulties, failure to gain weight, routine health check
• Food intolerance
• Prolonged diarrhoea
• Constipation
• Abdominal pain
• Urinary tract infections
• Day time & night time wetting
• Headache
• Young children & Adolescent medical problems

Research interests:
  • Investigating the asthma preventing effect of GRAZAX (grass pollen sublingual immunotherapy)
  • Investigating long-term tapering versus standard prednisolone (steroid) therapy for the treatment of the initial episode of childhood nephrotic syndrome
Current NHS and /or university posts:

Paediatric Consultant, Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust, east London

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health FRCPCH
Fellow Royal College of Physicians FRCP
British Society for Allergy & Clinical Immunology BSACI
European Academy of Allergy & Clinical Immunology EAACI
World Allergy Organisation WAO
British Medical Association BMA

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
020 8709 7878
Private secretary telephone number:
020 8935 5673
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Sood has over 30 years of experience in dealing with general medical problems in children. He has also specialised in allergies and has set up the most comprehensive allergy service. He is experienced to look after children from birth to 16 years for all aspects of children's health and urgent medial problems.

He has been a Consultant Paediatrician since 1998 and has been recognised by the ACCEA, an independent advisory Committee on Distinction Awards for 7 Clinical Excellence awards (the national maximum is 10).

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Dr Rajiv Sood

Dr Rajiv Sood, private paediatric (children's) consultant, Essex, Spire Roding Hospital, children's allergy specialist.

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