Below are some of the most common problems and how I can help
However if you have any other concerns regarding your child’s health or you would simply like you child to have a general check up for your peace of mind, you can make an appointment to come and see me.
Food allergy affects 6-8% of young children in the UK. A diagnosis of food allergy has a massive impact on a child and the everyday life of their whole family….
Food allergy may present with obvious immediate reactions such as hives or swelling immediately after eating the problem food but this is not always the case…
Wheeze, cough and ‘chest infections’ are common especially in the winter months. It is important to distinguish normal childhood wheeze from asthma…..
Eczema is very common and affects 15-20% of school children. Even moderate eczema can have a dramatic effect on quality of life. In most cases eczema responds well to ….
Hay Fever (allergic rhinitis and conjunctivitis)
Allergic rhinitis can be seasonal (hayfever) or last all year round. It effects up to 15% of children and can start in early childhood…..
“My consultations are child centered, sensitive, friendly and I aim to help find the cause of any problem as well as treating the symptoms.”
-Dr Nick Makwana, Private Paediatrician