Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist

Location
London
Posted
08 Jun 2018
Closes
05 Jul 2018
Ref
213-NC-0708
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Variety Children’s Hospital

You are are invited for the post of Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist to start at the Paediatric Liver, GI and Nutrition centre at King's College hospital.
This is a full-time substantive post covering most aspects of Paediatric gastroenterology, joining Dr. Vadamalayan whole leads the Paediatric
gastroenterology service allied to the large Paediatric hepatology service
at King’s College Hospital.

Prof Anil Dhawan, director of Paediatric liver, GI, Nutrition centre leads the service including hepatology, the intestinal failure service and small bowel transplantation.

The Trust has recently been granted the second national contract for small bowel transplant in children. There is an established multidisciplinary nutrition team providing TPN (hospital and home) and enteral nutrition support. Paediatric Surgeons, Gastroenterologist provide upper and lower G.I. endoscopy services including variceal banding.

Specialist services like impedance pH study, single and double balloon enteroscopy, video capsule enteroscopy and ERCP for children are performed. There is a very close link with other sub specialty services including Paediatric allergy, respiratory and adult gastroenterology team both at King’s College Hospital.

To apply for this post please click the apply button.

Closing date: 5 July 2018.