Dr Rajiv Mohan

Qualifications

MBBS, DCH, PG Diploma Child Health, FRCPCH, CCT Paediatrics

GMC number: 6046472

Practicing since: 2000

Specialties

Paediatrics

Sub-specialties: Paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition

Consultation times

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About

Dr Rajiv Mohan has over 20 years of experience in Paediatrics. He completed his training in Paediatrics with a special interest in paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition (PGHAN).   He is currently working as a Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist at the University Hospitals of Leicester in the UK. Before this post in Leicester, he worked as a Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist at the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital and the Royal Victoria Infirmary Newcastle (NHS Trust), which are quaternary and tertiary paediatric gastroenterology referral centres. He also has experience working in a supra-regional liver unit at the Leeds General Infirmary. In addition to this he has a wide range of experience to manage the complex needs of children with chronic illness.

Dr Rajiv Mohan has expertise in the management of children with recurrent abdominal pain, constipation, long-standing diarrhoea, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, recurrent vomiting, blood in the stool, food intolerance with special expertise in inflammatory bowel diseases (ulcerative colitis/Crohn's disease), coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, eosinophilic oesophagitis, gastritis, gastrointestinal dysmotility and nutrition.

Dr Mohan is JAG accredited (paediatric) to perform gastroscopy (OGD) and colonoscopy in infants and children. He is the trust lead for analysing and reporting pH and pH impedance study in paediatrics for vomiting and gastro-oesophageal reflux.

Dr Rajiv Mohan's clinical practice is evidence-based and children-oriented multi-disciplinary approach involving parents in decision-making to provide the best care. He has been involved in developing guidelines for the management of children with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, gastroenteritis, coeliac disease and inflammatory bowel diseases.

Dr Mohan has actively participated in the recruitment of patients for multicentric randomised controlled trials as a sub-investigator and this has given him the confidence to lead future research projects in keeping with good clinical practice and research governance.

Dr Rajiv Mohan is a Training Programme Director for senior paediatric trainees for the East Midland South region at Health Education England.

Special interests

  • Recurrent abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Long-standing diarrhoea
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
  • Recurrent vomiting
  • Blood in the stool
  • Food intolerance 
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases (ulcerative colitis/Crohn's disease)
  • Coeliac disease
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Difficulty swallowing 
  • Eosinophilic oesophagitis
  • Gastritis
  • Gastrointestinal dysmotility
  • Poor weight gain
  • Weight loss

Languages spoken

English, Hindi

Locations Dr Rajiv Mohan works with

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Memberships

  • GMC- General Medical Council
  • RCPCH- Royal College of Paediatric & Child Health, London
  • BSPGHAN- British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology & Nutrition
  • ESPGHAN- European Society of paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition
  • MDU- Medical defence Union

Other posts held

  • Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist, University Hospitals of Leicester

Declaration

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

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

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