Dr Ravi Kumar    MBBS, FRCPCH (UK)

Contact Details
Med Secretary : Louise Hussain
Tel: 07495618753
Fax: 01189195094
e-mail: louise.medicalsecretarydirect@gmail.com


Private
Spire Dunedin Hospital
22 Bathroad
Reading
RG1 6NS
Tel: 01189117356


NHS
Royal Berkshire Foundation Trust
London Road
Reading
RG1 5AN


Background

Ravi Kumar is an experienced Consultant Paediatrician who has been working at the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, Reading since August 2002. He looks after children from newborns upto the age of 16 with a wide range of General Paediatric problems.

Ravi Kumar has a passion for teaching and training and has completed a postgraduate certificate in medical education. He is involved in the recruitment, teaching, training and assessment of all Paediatric trainees in the Oxford School of Paediatrics. He organises and teaches on the Reading Paediatric Cardiac Murmur course. He teaches on the Paediatric module of the language pathology students at the Reading University. He is an Advanced Paediatric Life Support instructor and also a MRCPCH examiner for the Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health. He is currently the Deputy Director of Medical Education for the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust and is closely involved in education and training.

Dr Kumar is happy to come along to your GP practice meetings to give a talk on "infant feeding problems" and "Fits, faints & funny turns in children" or any other paediatric topics the GP practices may be interested. To arrange a talk please call Lousie Hussain.

Ravi Kumar will be seeing all private General Paediatrics referrals at Spire Dunedin Hospital, Reading. For all referrals please liaise with Louise Hussain directly.