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- Neonatal medicine
- Paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology & nutrition
- Paediatric immunology, infectious diseases & allergy
- Paediatric nephrology
- Paediatric neurology
- Paediatric respiratory medicine
- Home chemotherapy
Dr Bakshi qualified in medicine in 1996 and completed his specialist training in Paediatrics in the London Deanery. He is one of the few formally trained allergists in the UK. Dr Bakshi has worked in some of the best teaching hospitals in the UK, including the Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, Great Ormond Street Hospital for children in London, St Mary’s Hospital Paddington and The Royal London Hospital.
In the Nhs, Dr Bakshi has previously held the post of Honorary Consultant in Allergy at Imperial College London and clinical lead for paediatric allergy at Nottingham Children's Hospital. He is an expert in interpreting skin prick tests for allergic disorders in children, and offers sub-lingual immunotherapy (Grazax) for severe hay fever, cat and house dust mite allergy.
Dr Bakshi has participated in many clinical trials, published extensively in peer reviewed indexed journals, and presented in many national and international conferences. He is the editor of The Online Journal of Clinical Audits, www.clinicalaudits.com . Dr Bakshi is frequently invited to chair allergy training days and deliver talks in international conferences for eg. recent advances in allergy management, probiotics, wheat intolerance and eczema.
Areas of interest
• All acute and chronic children's problems
• expertise in food allergies, eczema, hay fever in children and adults
• vaccine administration
• abdominal pain, constipation, nutritional disorders
• seizures, migraine, joint pains, chronic fatigue syndrome, anxiety, palpitations, respiratory & gastroenterology
• Initial assessment for ADHD, autism, child development and behavioural issues
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Current NHS consultant posts held
Previously held Nhs appointments:
1. Consultant Paediatrician and lead for Paediatric Allergy at Nottingham University Hospitals Trust till 2014 - 2018.
2. Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Allergy at St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College London NHS Trust in 2013.
3. Consultant Paediatrician with expertise in Allergy at Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals Trust 2012-13.
Irritable bowel syndrome
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Dr Bakshi was awarded a certificate of excellence for outstanding patient care in 2019, by the independent NHS accredited website www.iwantgreatcare.com
PUBLICATIONS (Indexed Journals)
1. Management of Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy in Primary Care, Bakshi D, Pollock I. Clinical and Translational Allergy; 2011, 1(Supp 1):P40.
2. Randomisation across continents, could be a confounding factor for biased results, Bakshi D. Pediatrics; September 2005.
3. Selective Neonatal BCG Vaccination, Bakshi D, Sharief N. Acta Paed, 93; 9, 1207-9(2004) .
4. Oral vitamin B12 is effective in postsurgical patients, Bakshi D. Arch Dis Child, March 2004.
5. Ultrasonographic Evaluation of Thyroid Volume in Delhi Children, Bakshi D, Seth A, Narula S. J Paed Endo & Metab, 16, 843-849(2003) .
6. Impact of Allergic Rhinitis on examination performance, Pulse GP Journal.
1. Ara h2 is a useful marker for peanut allergy in diagnostic uncertainty. BSACI Meeting, Telford, UK, September 2016.
2. Stevens-Johnson syndrome induced by flucloxacillin hypersensitivity reaction. BSACI Meeting, Telford, UK, September 2016.
3. Audit of NICE guidelines on Anaphylaxis. British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI) Meeting, Telford, UK, September 2015.
4. Management of cow's milk protein allergy in primary care in Hertfordshire. British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI) Meeting, Telford, UK, September 2014.
5. Analysis of changes in airborne pollutant levels in response to nocturnal temperature controlled laminar airflow treatment, European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI), Copenhagen, Denmark, June 2014.
6. Modified skin prick testing to cod is a diagnostic marker for Bangladeshi fish allergy. Poster Discussion Presentation, European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI), Geneva, Switzerland, June 2012.
7. Management of Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy in Primary Care. Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Meeting (FAAM), Venice, Italy, February 2011.
Courses offered to GPs
I frequently deliver talks in international conferences, and to UK health professionals on the following topics:
1.Introduction to Allergic Disorders
2 Recent advances in allergy management
3.Cow's Milk Protein Allergy in Primary Care
5. Allergic Rhinitis
6. Gluten Attack: The epidemic of wheat intolerance
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
Please click on this link if you would like to see information about this healthcare professional’s performance compared to their peers, as published by their medical professional body.https://www.iwantgreatcare.org/doctors/dr-dinkar-bakshi
Patient feedback from the independent accredited website I Want Great Care
Awarded Certificate of Excellence in patient care in 2019
- MBBS Delhi University, India 1996
- MRCPCH Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health 2006
- MD Paediatrics Delhi University, India 2002
- MSc Allergy Imperial College London 2013
- FRCPCH Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health 2015
Reference number 6051748
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Editor The Online Journal of Clinical Audits, www.clinicalaudits.com 2018
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCST in General Paediatrics, 2013
Affiliations / memberships
RCPCH - Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health
BSACI - British Society of Allergy & Clinical Immunology
EAACI - European Academy of Allergy & Clinical Immunology
BPAIIG - British Paediatric Allergy, Immunology & Infectious Diseases Group
BMA - British Medical Association
MDU - Medical Defence Union
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- BUPA Cromwell Hospital
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