Dr Kalu Ogbureke is a consultant paediatrician with specialist interests in neonatal and respiratory medicine. He has over 20 years of medical experience in many aspects of paediatric care, including respiratory conditions; asthma in children; children's food allergies; feeding newborns and childhood vaccines and immunisation.
He graduated from the University of Nigeria in 1987 before moving to London to study paediatrics at King's College Hospital London and at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Bristol. Dr Ogbureke works in the NHS as well as the private sector. He attends private patients at 84 Harley Street, Chiswick Medical Centre and the Parkside Suite at the Frimley Park Hospital.
As well as a clinician, Dr Ogbureke has an esteemed reputation as a researcher, manager and teacher. He was the Chief Medical Director of Delta State University Teaching Hospital in Nigeria and was the local coordinator at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for the “EPICURE 2” study. This UK and Ireland wide study looked at the outcomes of babies born before 27 weeks.
Furthermore, he has been writing medico-legal reports for 10 years for legal cases regarding child protection and perinatal care.