Dr Abitha Kujambal

Consultant Paediatrician

Contact

0300 422 8490

Primary medical qualifications


MD Paediatrics, MGR university, Chennai, India
Diplomate of national board of examinations, paediatrics,India
FRCPCH in Paediatrics awarded by Royal college of paediatrics and child health
MSc Paediatrics by University of Birmingham

Areas of expertise

Dr Kujambal has extensive experience in general paediatrics.  She completed her registrar training in the West Midlands. She also underwent training in paediatric diabetes and endocrinology and joined our Trust in December 2006.

She sees children with diabetes and also with problems related to growth and puberty. She also sees children with thyroid, adrenal and pituitary problems.
Dr Kujambal  sees children with familial hypercholesterolemia along with an adult consultant in the family lipid clinic.
She organises paediatric teaching for undergraduate students from the University of Bristol as academy lead.

Inpatient services

Children requiring an overnight stay in hospital will be admitted to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital. 

Date of registration

January 2002

Outpatient clinics

Endocrine clinics held  in Cheltenham General Hospital, Battledown Outpatients Department on 2nd and 4th Wednesday mornings
Endocrine clinic in Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, in the Children's Centre on 4th Friday mornings
Diabetes clinics on 1st,2nd and 3rd Friday mornings in Battledown Outpatients Department, Cheltenham General Hospital.