Dr Dhamyanthi Thangarajah is an expert consultant paediatric gastroenterologist operating in London. Her areas of expertise lie in paediatric endoscopy, gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), feeding difficulties, chronic abdominal pain, diagnostic coeliac disease and food allergy.
After graduating from King’s College, Dr Thangarajah went on to specialise in paediatric medicine and further trained at Bart’s Hospital, London. She subsequently subspecialised in paediatric gastroenterology and completed her training on the prestigious London circuit. She gained extensive experience during her time there in paediatric gastroenterology, nutrition and hepatology. She completed her PhD at Imperial College in which she focused on nutritional assessment in children with chronic gastrointestinal conditions. She completed her training in paediatric gastroenterology and is entered in the GMC specialist register for paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition.
Dr Thangarajah takes on a holistic approach and strives to deliver an expert consultant-led service to all her patients. After becoming a consultant at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, she became involved in the delivery of specialist services including a gastrointestinal motility, food allergy, inflammatory bowel disease and intestinal failure. As well as being a JAG certified paediatric endoscopist, she is also heavily involved in research and was awarded an innovation grant to develop mobile app technology to aid patient reporting to clinical teams.
Dr Thangarajah has since set up Kids London gastroenterology centre where she exclusively treats digestive problems and promotes nutritional health and wellbeing in children. Within the centre, children have access to renowned London specialists such as paediatric surgeons, paediatric hepatologists, specialist paediatric dieticians and paediatric clinical psychologists.