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Dr Colin Ball

Consultant Paediatrician


Year qualified:


GMC No. or equivalent


Primary speciality:


Specialist interests:

Paediatric hepatology
Gastroenterology and nutrition
Behaviour and emotional disorders
HIV in children
General paediatrics

Professional memberships:

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
British Medical Association
Children’s HIV Association (CHIVA UK)
International AIDS Society
HIV Young Persons Network (HYPNET)
Treasurer Trustee UK charity


+44 (0)20 3299 3572

Consulting address:

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Clinic times:

By appointment


Dr Ball is a Consultant Paediatrician known for his broad-based holistic approach to paediatric medicine. He has experience in international child health, hepatology, nutrition, immunology and behavioural/emotional difficulties. Dr Ball qualified from St. Thomas’s Hospital Medical School (University of London) and gained accreditation in Paediatrics in 1990. Dr Ball is actively involved in research and audit in paediatric HIV for the UK HIV infected cohort and in collaboration with the PENTA European network. Since his appointment at King’s he has continued to develop his many clinical interests and is also involved in charitable work on behalf of children.

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