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Dr Ola Smith
MBBS MRCP FRCPCH, PG Cert, MSc, DCH
Paediatrics
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SUBSPECIALTIES

Allergy Medicine

REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 4276562

LANGUAGES

english

About

Dr Ola Smith is a Consultant Paediatrician covering all aspects of general paediatrics. He has a specialist interest in allergies, such as food and respiratory allergies including asthma, hayfever and eczema. He qualified as a doctor in 1990 and also completed a MSc in Allergy from Imperial College London. After taking up his position as a Consultant Paediatrician in East Kent and Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Allergy at Kings College Hospital, London, he established the Paediatric Allergy Service in East Kent in 2002. 

Ola is also responsible for the care of children with Cystic Fibrosis in the Southern half of East Kent for whom he has established a multidisciplinary unified service which has been well commended. He is the Trust Paediatric Education lead and has served as College Tutor for the Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health (RCPCH).

Ola's postgraduate work includes experience at the Hammersmith Hospital, London and Sheffield Children’s Hospital amongst other hospitals. He worked as Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Aberdeen and the Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital. He has published and presented work on multigenerational studies in Asthma and Allergy at the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the American Thoracic Society (ATS) conferences. 

Ola is married with two children.

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Special Interests

  • Paediatric Allergy
  • Respiratory Paediatrics
  • Allergy
  • Asthma
  • Hayfever
  • Eczema
  • Cystic Fibrosis

 

Education

Qualifications

  • MB BS University of Benin 1990
  • MSc Imperial College London
  • MRCP The Royal College of Physicians 
  • FRCPCH The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

Reviews

BY A VERIFIED PATIENT

29-11-2017
Was very kind and explained alot on how the treatment works

BY A VERIFIED PATIENT

29-11-2017
Very kind, provided clear and detailed explanations of the test results.