Dr Bulend Yuksel, Paediatrician

Dr Bulend Yuksel MD FRCPCH FRCP(Ire) DCH


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    About Dr Bulend Yuksel

    GMC number: 3635409

    Year qualified: 1980

    Place of primary qualification: Istanbul Universitesi

    I am a consultant Paediatrician with 31 years of experience in the management of children’s health.
    I was initially trained in Istanbul, graduated from the Medical Faculty of Istanbul with distinction(1980) and obtained the specialist Paediatrician certificate at the Istanbul University (1984). I was awarded an Associate Professor ( Docent) status in Paediatrics by the University of Istanbul (1993).
    My British training in London was mostly carried out at the King’s College Hospital (1989-1995). I worked in the tertiary Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Liver Unit, Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Respiratory and General Paediatric Department, I conducted and participated to a variety of distinctive research projects.
    I am currently a consultant Paediatrician at the Barnet and Chase Farm Hospital NHS Trust since 1995. I was the secretary of the local Research Ethics Committee at North London for 4 years then the chair for 3 years (2002-2009). I was the secretary and later the chair of The Neonatal and Paediatric Intensive Care Scientific Group of the European Respiratory Society between 2001-2008. I am the Undergraduate Tutor in my trust for nearly 10 years and provide teaching, training and examination of medical students from UCL.
    I have 67 peer reviewed, published and cited scientific papers and a number of abstracts. I was invited to lecture on wheezing, asthma, asthma devices, paediatric respiratory diseases, paediatric allergies both locally, at national and international levels. I refereed for scientific respiratory journals.
    My special interests are, Paediatric Asthma, wheezing particularly preschool wheezing, cough, respiratory tract infections, tuberculosis, Neonatology and general allergies including milk allergy. I also have interest in Hay fever, eczema, food intolerance, gut allergies and gastroesophageal reflux. I conduct Asthma, paediatric respiratory, tuberculosis and general paediatric clinics in my NHS hospital.
    Further information can also be found by visiting his website www.drbulendyuksel.co.uk.

    Areas of expertise

    • • General paediatric conditions, including: colic, feeding difficulties, gastroesophagial reflux disease, milk intolerance/allergy, diarrhea/constipation, eczema, hay fever, fever/infections, headaches
    • • Paediatric respiratory disease and general allergies, including: wheezing, particularly preschool wheezing, Asthma, tuberculosis, recurrent cough, chest infections, food and pollen allergies
    • • Newborn (neonatal) and early infancy problems, including: poor weight gain, immunizations (only at the Portland Hospital), early respiratory problems