Dr Jideofor O Menakaya

Jide Menakaya



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Last updated: 12 Nov 2020

Specialises in

  • Neonatal medicine

About me

Dr Menakaya was appointed a Consultant Neonatal Paediatrician in 2003 to Hillingdon Hospital Middlesex after specialist training in paediatrics and neonatal medicine in Hampshire, West Midlands and Australia. In 2007, he was appointed Honorary Consultant Paediatrician in paediatric gastroenterology at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London.

He has huge experience in the assessment and management of most general conditions that affect children. In addition, he has particular expertise in disorders that affect new born babies and their on going care in the first few years of life. He is well versed in general paediatric and specialist neonatal clinical care. He has set up specialist services for children with constipation and soiling. He is an instructor in Neonatal Life Support and a Provider of Advanced Paediatric Life Support with the Resuscitation Council UK.

He has a passion for promoting the health of all children and will work with children and their families in a holistic way to ensure that they return to full health as quickly as possible.

His professional interests include neonatal medicine, general paediatric disorders, child hood nutrition in particular faltering growth, micronutrient deficiency, coeliac disease and functional gastrointestinal disorders such as constipation, gastro-esophageal reflux disease, abdominal migraine, abdominal pain in childhood. In addition to his duties as a consultant paediatrician, his other roles include his work as a clinical educator and mentor for doctors in training and trainer for hospital professionals in newborn life support skills. He is also a qualified instructor with the advanced life support group. He also runs a monthly neonatal simulation study days He is a provider of Paediatric Services to American Forces Overseas.

He is a Fellow in Quality Improvement in Healthcare with the National Institute for Health Research UK

Dr Menakaya specialises in all aspects of General Paediatric illness, Care of the newborn baby - including care of the premature baby, Infant growth and nutrition, Immunisations and Neonatal and Paediatric Emergency care.

He is married with two young children.

Clinic times

BMI Bishops Wood Hospital
01923 834211
Wednesdays: 6.30-8.00pm
Fridays: 0900 -1000am
Saturdays: 0900-1200pm

Hillingdon Hospital Private Consulting Suite
Tel: 01895279920
Thursdays: 6.00pm -8.00pm
By appointment.

The Portland Hospital for Women and Children
Tel: 02073908020
Fridays 10:00am - 1:00pm

Areas of interest

Paediatric Gastroenterology:
Coeliac Disease:
Abdominal Pain:
Newborn Illness:
Infant gastro oesophageal reflux disease:
Soiling or Encopresis:
Abdominal Migraine:
Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders:
Infant feeding:
Newborn Jaundice:
Cows Milk Protein Allergy:
International Child Health:
Acid dyspepsia:

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