MBBS, MRCPCH, MD (Paediatrics), MSc(ALLERGY), FRCPCH
Dr Dinkar Bakshi is a Consultant in Allergy looking after both adults and children. He is the lead clinician at the British Allergy Clinic and WellKid Clinic, with branches in Harley Street, Fitzrovia Hospital London and Birmingham. He runs regular clinics at Nuffield Hospital Leicester and is the lead consultant for allergy at the British Allergy Clinic.
Dr Bakshi has 25 years of experience as a clinician. He completed his specialist training in Paediatrics in the London Deanery and an MSc in Allergy at Imperial College London. Dr Bakshi is one of the few formally trained allergists in the UK.
He has trained in the best teaching hospitals including Great Ormond Street Hospital for children, St Mary’s Hospital Paddington and The Royal London Hospital. He was a Consultant Paediatrician and clinical lead for Children's Allergy at Nottingham Children's Hospital till 2018. Dr Bakshi has previously been an Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Allergy at St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College London. He is an expert in interpreting skin prick tests/ patch tests and allergen desensitisation (immunotherapy).
Dr Bakshi runs a popular and busy practice, Parents/patients have a warm relationship with him and are involved in decision making. Dr Bakshi accepts referrals for all acute and chronic problems in children. For allergy-related problems, he accepts referrals for both adults and children.
Dr Bakshi has participated in many clinical trials, published extensively in peer-reviewed journals and is an accredited examiner for the Diploma in Child Health Examination. He is the editor of The Online Journal of Clinical Audits. Dr Bakshi is frequently invited to deliver talks and chair meetings, both within the UK and in international conferences.