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Paediatric Unit

The Paediatric Unit provides specialised care with a wide range of conditions for children from birth to 16.

The Unit provides a supportive, secure and child friendly environment for comprehensive care for the child and family. We offer friendly, expert help from experienced specialists in baby and paediatric health.


Paediatric Unit

The Paediatric Unit at St John & St Elizabeth Hospital is a well established paediatric service offering unsurpassed levels of care. The unit is staffed by experienced, qualified paediatricians and paediatric nurses from 8.00am to 8.00pm Monday to Friday.

The unit provides specialist paediatric healthcare services to children from birth to age 16 years.  We care for a wide range of conditions and illnesses and are happy accept patients at short notice.

The Unit provides a supportive, secure and child friendly environment for comprehensive care for the child and family. We offer friendly, expert help from experienced specialists in baby and paediatric health.

Paediatric Advanced Clinical Practitioner – Kate Lewis

Qualifications: MSc, PGCert, RSCN Dip HE
Availability: Monday-Friday
Telephone Number 02070783831
Email Address: Kate.Lewis@hje.org.uk

Katherine Lewis, Paediatric Advanced Nurse Practitioner

I completed my MSc is Advanced Paediatric Clinical Practice in 2017, under the wonderful clinical supervision of Dr M Coren.

I have worked at St John and St Elizabeth’s for over 12 years and love the ethos both the hospital and the paediatric team adhere to.

I see children for minor injury and illness in both the Outpatient and Urgent Care Centre settings. I offer individualised immunisation schedules for overseas families or simply extra protection over and above what the NHS provides.I work with a lot of children who have developed profound needle phobias. I can happily say I have successfully helped many children and young adolescents overcome their fears and initiate coping strategies for interventional procedures.

Looking forward to meeting you!

Testimonials

“Thank you for everything Dr Muller”

“I could tell how much she cared about our situation and I was convinced I could trust her to help us anyway she could and she did. Thank you again Kate from the bottom of our hearts”

“I’d love to convey how amazing, caring and responsive Dr. Coren has been”

“When it’s time to repeat her bloods, she is happy to do it with you”

“We are feeling very isolated in this and you seem to understand that – you dealt with me brilliantly”

“I wish I could offer more than ‘thank you’ for helping me out that day – I was just muddled and upset. Thank you so much.”

“Thank you for making a special effort to see us today. Much appreciated.”

“Dr Kapila is absolutely amazing. She was fantastic with our son and very supportive all way through a difficult period”

“Dr Noimark is the best. Always fielding any questions I have and follows up.”

“We would like to thank Dr Coren who is a brilliant and caring doctor for both my son and daughter.”

“Dr Gholam- A very good service, thank you!”

“Kate Lewis was extremely helpful, kind, knowledgeable and proactive in giving advice. She gets along very well with babies. We are very glad to know her.”

“Dr Noimark is the best doctor I have ever encountered.”

“Dr Mike Coren was excellent. He addressed my concerns. Thank you.”

“Commendation, Dr Sunit Godambe and the nursing staff.”

“Dr. Michael Coren is a phenomenal physician who listens to my concerns as a parent but is also patient with my 4 year old.”

“My child’s favourite person is the Nurse in red clothes (Rory)!”

“The Paediatrics Unit at St John & Elizabeth is on another level!!! World class and professional”

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Patient information

Our Hospital is renowned for providing exemplary levels of care across more than 90 services. From orthopaedics, to urology, ENT, as well as a private GP practice and our urgent care centre, Casualty First, our services are led by some of London’s leading Consultants. For more information, and to find a service suitable for your care, find out more about the services that we offer.

Make an enquiry

If you have any questions relating to treatment options or pricing information then get in touch with us by filling out one of our contact boxes or giving us a call on +44 20 70783831.

Our Appointments Team have a dedicated and caring approach to finding you the earliest appointment possible with the best specialist.

 If you are self-paying you don’t need a referral from your GP for a consultation. You can simply refer yourself* and book an appointment.

If you have medical insurance (e.g. Bupa, Axa PPP, Aviva), you will need to contact your insurer to get authorisation for any treatment and, in most cases, you will require a referral letter from your GP.

If you do not have a GP, then we have an in-house private GP practice that you can use. Alternatively we can suggest the most appropriate course of action for you to take, given your location and individual circumstance.

*Please note – for investigations such as X-rays and MRI’s a referral will be required. However, we may be able to arrange this for you through our on-site private GP.

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