Dr Vinod Kolimarala

Qualifications

MBBS , MRCPCH

GMC number: 6046067

Practising since: 2021

Sub-specialties: Paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition

Consultation times

  • Mondays PM
  • Dr Kolimarala is a paediatrician and does not see adults
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About


Dr Kolimarala is a Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist with more than 14 years experience of working with children. He provides specialist review, management and tests for children with gut-related problems, including abdominal pain,vomiting, constipation,diarrhoea, rectal bleeding, and weight loss.


After completing specialist grid training in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition from King’s College Hospital and Southampton Children’s Hospital, he started as a Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust.

He actively participates in research studies, presented at national and international meetings, and published in multiple journals. His ongoing projects include looking at outcomes of children with suspected cow’s milk protein allergy and food allergies, gut-related problems in children with ADHD and Autism, and effects of children with abdominal pain.


Dr Kolimarala is passionate about teaching and training and has been an Honorary associate professor in paediatrics at the American University of the Caribbean and senior lecturer in paediatrics at St. George’s university. He continues to supervise medical students, GP and paediatric trainee doctors.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Vinod Kolimarala at Nuffield Health

  • Blood test
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastroscopy (or gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy)
  • Barium Meal or Enema
  • X-ray
  • Ultrasound

Locations Dr Vinod Kolimarala works with

Related experience

Research

  • The outcomes of children with suspected cow’s milk protein allergy and food allergies.
  • Gut-related problems in children with ADHD and Autism.
  • Probiotics and abdominal pain

Memberships

  • Royal college of paediatric and Child health
  • BSPGHAN (British society of paediatrics gastroenterology hepatology and nutrition)
  • BSPGHAN endoscopy working group
  • ESPGHAN (European society of paediatric gastroenterology hepatology and nutrition)
  • NASPGHAN (North American society of paediatric gastroenterology hepatology and nutrition)

Insurers Dr Vinod Kolimarala works with

Dr Vinod Kolimarala works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • AXA Health
  • Bupa
  • Aviva Health
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Healix Healthcare

Declaration

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

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

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