A number of transport strikes are due to take place in November and December. If you or your child has an appointment at one of our hospitals or community centres, please plan ahead and do all you can to attend. If you need to cancel your appointment, please contact your clinical team.

Nurses' strike action will take place on 15 and 20 December. Our emergency and time critical services will be open. We'll let you know if your appointment is affected.

Kidney staff, Kidney doctors

This section provides information about some of the staff you may meet.

Consultant nephrologists

Consultant transplant surgeons

  • Professor Nizam Mamode
  • Mr Nicos Kessaris
  • Mr Francis Calder
  • Mr Chris Callaghan
  • Mr Martin Drage

Nurse specialists

  • Katie Bareford – renal transplant coordinator
  • Joanne Newton – hypertension clinical nurse specialist
  • Katie Naylor – home dialysis clinical nurse specialist
  • Heidi Ramsey – hospital haemodialysis lead nurse
  • Pernille Rasmussen – chronic kidney disease clinical nurse specialist
  • Emma Rigby – nephrology clinical nurse specialist
  • Grainne Walsh – transplant advanced nurse practitioner

Matrons

  • Ellen Samuel – matron, Beach Ward
  • Carmen Barton – matron, dialysis service

Psychologists

  • Stacie Bowden
  • Sophie Wallace-Hadrill

Play specialists

  • Cathy Gill – senior play specialist
  • Safiya Ahmad – play specialist

Social worker

  • Munira Asaria – 020 7188 4607 / 0755 441 7682

Dietitians

  • Frances Court-Brown
  • Triona Joyce

Dietitians tel: 020 7188 9604

Pharmacists

  • Will Thornhill

Pharmacy dispensary tel: 020 7188 9152

Service managers

  • Abby Sinclair – service manager
  • Janice Kennedy – assistant service manager 

Contacts

Kidney service

Tel: 020 7188 4586 / 4587

General appointment enquiries

Tel: 020 7188 4000

Email: gst-tr.elchpaedrenalreferrals@nhs.net