Dr Rajiv Sood

Dr Rajiv Sood

FRCPCH, FRCP, PG Cert Allergy

Paediatrics/Pediatric (Children's Doctor)

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2 specialists

36 years of experience
30 years as a specialist
Video consultation available

Overall Rating

Overall
4.96
Bedside Manner
4.94
Explanation
4.96

Top feedback

“It was a great experience. Dr Sood patiently listened to my concerns that I had for my child. The way he interacted with my child was really good. Overall a very positive experience.“
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Subspecialties

  • Allergy Medicine
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Dermatology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4063164
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    The Harley Street Clinic

    35 Weymouth Street, london, United Kingdom, W1G
    447 reviews

    About

    Dr Rajiv Sood is a Consultant, specialising in Paediatrics, since 1998. He has received training in the UK in several tertiary paediatric units in university teaching hospitals. Furthermore, he has completed specialist training in neonatal intensive care (level 3), paediatric intensive care (PICU), neurology, allergy, community and general paediatrics, endocrinology, diabetes, ambulatory paediatrics, and developmental paediatrics. With all of his training and work put together, he has more than 35 years of clinical experience.

    Within paediatrics, his specialist interest includes general paediatrics, covering all aspects of children’s health and development, allergy, immunotherapy, urgent medical problems and food challenges. He provides support to allergy nurse specialist clinics and also checks in in-patient wards and controls acute activity in the paediatric A&E.

    Dr Sood works in both general paediatrics and allergy clinics. He treats food, nuts, skin, drug and respiratory allergies. He also carries out open food challenges through medical supervision and provides for training to patients in carrying out adrenaline sutoinjectors e.g. epi-pen, Jext and Emerade and Basic Life Support (BLS). He also looks into allergies that do not respond to the treatments, including grass pollen, tree pollen and house dust mite allergy.

    He has achieved 8 Clinical Excellence Awards from The Advisory Committee on Clinical Excellence Awards (ACCEA).

    Extra consultation fees:

    Skin Prick Tests: £200

     

     


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Skin Prick Test £200 (patient not to take any antihistamine three days prior to consultation)
    • Adrenalin Auto Injector - EpiPen, Jext, Emerade

     

    • Children and adolescent allergy
    • Immunotherapy (desensitisation) for grass, tree and house dust mite allergy
    • Food Allergy, Eczema, Asthma, Hay Fever, Rhinitis, Allergy Eye Disease
    • Allergy Skin prick tests
    • Allergy blood tests
    • General paediatrics in all aspects of children’s health and development concerns eg. medical conditions of respiratory, gastroenterology, neurology, kidney, joints and muscle, skin and ENT
    • Urgent paediatric medical problems

     

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    Medical procedures

    • Paediatric (Pediatric) Dermatology
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Allergies
    • Reflux and Colic
    • Acid Reflux
    • Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    • Angioedema (Swelling)
    • Appendicitis
    • Asthma
    • Blood in Stool
    • Blood in Vomit
    • Chickenpox
    • Colic
    • Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhoea
    • Drug Allergies
    • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    • Food Allergies
    • Food Intolerance
    • Growing Pains
    • Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
    • Insect or Bee Sting Allergies
    • Kawasaki Disease
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Napkin Dermatitis (Nappy Rash)
    • Occupational Allergy
    • Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
    • Rickets
    • Threadworm
    • Weight Gain
    • Weight Loss
    • Wheezing
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    Education

    Qualifications

    • FRCPCH Fellow Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK 
    • FRCP Fellow Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom
    • PG Cert Allergy Southampton University

    Memberships

    • British Society for Allergy & Clinical Immunology BSACI
    • European Academy of Allergy & Clinical Immunology EAACI
    • World Allergy Organisation WAO

     

     

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    Reviews

    4.95 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Allergies
    12/53
    Eczema (atopic dermatitis)
    6/53
    Cold
    3/53
    Constipation
    2/53
    Rash
    2/53
    Reflux and Colic
    2/53
    Acid Reflux
    1/53
    Blood in Stool
    1/53
    Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    1/53
    Gastroenterology
    1/53
    General Medicine
    1/53
    General Paediatrics
    1/53
    Heart murmurs
    1/53
    Joint Pain
    1/53
    Occupational Allergy
    1/53
    Respiratory Medicine
    1/53
    Silent reflux
    1/53
    Skincare Advice
    1/53
    Stomach
    1/53
    Thyroid Problems
    1/53
    Vagina labial adhesions
    1/53
    Video Consultation
    1/53
    Weight Loss
    1/53
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Allergies Constipation Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
    It was a great experience. Dr Sood patiently listened to my concerns that I had for my child. The way he interacted with my child was really good. Overall a very positive experience.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Allergies Reflux and Colic
    Very patient and understanding
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Allergies
    Dr Sood was very professional and had a great approach with my son.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Video Consultation
    Dr.Rajiv is very caring doctor. We need doctors like him in this world . God bless him .
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Stomach
    I found Dr Sood to be really friendly, informative and out my mind at rest
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Eczema (atopic dermatitis) Rash
    Dr. Sood is undoubtedly one of the most caring, thorough and reassuring doctor there is. He takes time to explain everything to us, checking if there is anything else we would like to know. He is very responsive and always exude a calm, kind demeanour. He has helped our son get better. Really thankful for his time and wisdom.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Allergies
    He took a Holistic approach in dealing with my daughter's medical issue & dealt it with extreme care, sensitivity & Best Medical Care & advise. Thanks.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Eczema (atopic dermatitis) Skincare Advice Rash
    Dr Sood is a caring and attentive doctor whose an excellent practitioner.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Allergies Acid Reflux
    Dr Sood is honestly MAGIC! After weeks of being fobbed off at the doctors, Dr Rajiv listened and actually helped. He reassured me so much and finally solved our troubles.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Gastroenterology
    Compassionate and listened to us, explained things well.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 doctors for:
    2

    Paediatrics/Pediatric (Children's Doctor)

    Dr Debi Ray
    Dr Debi Ray
    Paediatrics/Pediatric (Children's Doctor)

    16-01-2019

    Dr Rajiv Sood is an excellent Paediatrician and I would highly recommend him!

    For specialty: Paediatrics/Pediatric (Children's Doctor)
    For conditions: Allergies, Reflux and Colic, Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis), Wheezing
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Elia Maalouf
    Dr Elia Maalouf
    Paediatrics/Pediatric (Children's Doctor)

    16-01-2019

    Excellent and very highly skilled in General Paediatrics and Paediatric Allergies

    For specialty: Paediatrics/Pediatric (Children's Doctor)
    For conditions: Allergies
    Connection: Is a colleague

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