Dr Pradip Thakker

Qualifications

MB BS, DCH, MRCP, FRCPCH

GMC number: 3340471

Practicing since: 1989

Specialties

Paediatrics, Paediatrics

Sub-specialties: Paediatric neonatal medicine

Consultation times

  • Fortnightly Saturday 11:00 - 12:30
  • Overview

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01162 743 753

About

Dr Thakker is a highly experienced Consultant Paediatrician at Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham with a private practice at Nuffield Health Leicester Hospital.

Dr Thakker has been a Consultant in Paediatrics for 12 years and has extensive experience of seeing children with general problems such as asthma, epilepsy, constipation, allergies and feeding issues. He also has extensive experience of diagnosing children’s heart problems including murmurs/palpitations and chest pains and has a special interest is children with fainting/dizzy symptoms.

Dr Thakker frequently sees children experiencing fits, faints or funny turns.

Other interests

Cardiac screening for children with family history of congenital heart defects/arrhythmias and sudden death, heart murmur investigation.

Examiner for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.

Executive Member of Special Interest Paediatric Cardiology Group.

Personal interests

Sports, music and supporting charitable causes.

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Gujarati.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Pradip Thakker at Nuffield Health

  • Allergy testing
  • Paediatric medicine
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Event monitor

Locations Dr Pradip Thakker works with

Related experience

Research

Syncope (loss of consciousness) research publications primarily. Dr Thakker is involved in running one of the only specialist referral services for children in UK with very complicated Syncope.

Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • British Congenital Cardiac Association
  • Fellow Royal College of Paediatrics &amp
  • Child Health
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Paediatric Expertise in Cardiology Special Interest Group
  • Chair of Paediatric Governance Group
  • Medical Protection Society

Other post held

  • Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queen's Medical Centre

Insurers Dr Pradip Thakker works with

Dr Pradip Thakker works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA
  • Aetna
  • Simplyhealth

Declaration

Dr Pradip Thakker does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Pradip Thakker does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Pradip Thakker does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.