Dr Rajiv Sood
MBBS, DCH, MRCP, FRCP, FRCPCH, PG Cert Allergy
I have over 30 years of experience in dealing with general medical problems in children. I have also specialised in allergies and have set up the most comprehensive allergy service. I am experienced to look after children from birth to 18 years for all aspects of children's health and urgent medial problems.
I have been a Consultant Paediatrician since 1998 and have been recognised by the ACCEA, an independent advisory Committee on Distinction Awards for 7 Clinical Excellence awards (the national maximum is 10).
Professional Fees: Allergy test charges are separate and in addition to the consultation charges.
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.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Rajiv Sood at Spire include:
All general medical problems in children: Asthma, Eczema, New born and 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, respiratory tract infections, Young children and Adolescent medical problems.
Allergy: food, skin, eye, hay fever, urticaria, angioedema, anaphylaxis, adrenalin injection training, Allergy skin prick testing, Allergy blood tests, Allergy desensitisation (immunotherapy).
Spire London East Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
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
World Allergy Organisation
British Medical Association
Paediatric Consultant, Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust, east London