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Dr Mayank Shah - Lotus Healthcare


Dr Mayank Shah is the Clinical and Managing Director of Lotus Healthcare.

He graduated from The Royal London Hospital Medical College (now part of Barts and The London, Queen Mary's School of Medicine and Dentistry ,University of London), and commenced his career in general practice in 1989. He is currently the senior partner in a NHS general practice involved in training undergraduate and postgraduate doctors.

He has a special interest in preventive medicine, screening, musculoskeletal conditions, management of cardiovascular disease and diabetes. He has considerable experience in minor surgical procedures, is a trained medical acupuncturist and medical aesthetician. He has been trained in the provision of the full range of contraceptive and sexual screening services.

Amongst the professional societies, he is a member of The British Medical Acupuncture Society, The British Medical Association and The Society of Expert Witnesses.

Dr Shah is a recognised independent expert witness, specialising in whiplash and soft tissue injuries and clinical negligence. He is instructed by solicitors throughout the UK.

He has served on several committees relating to the development and delivery of health care. He has served as the Chair of the Redbridge & Waltham Forest LMC and Chair of Forest Prime Health. He is currently a clinical director on the Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (WFCCG) with special responsibilities for Medicine Management, IT and Quality, Innovation & Research.

He is actively involved in the development of innovative clinical care, both in his professionally life as well as an adviser to several health charities. He has served as a Trustee of both Diabetes UK and The Diabetes Foundation. He was the Chair of the Health Committee at BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, London (Neasden Temple), responsible for developing a number of health promotion and screening programmes. He is currently the Chair of its Management Executive and serves as a Trustee of BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Sanstha UK & Europe.

He was awarded the Surya Foundation Ray of Light Award for enhancing diabetes awareness within the Asian Community.

Akcelina Cvijetic - Lotus Healthcare

Valerie Saunders
Practice Manager

Val is responsible for all aspects of the patient services and business development. She has been with Lotus Healthcare for the past 10 years and has considerable experience in the administration of patient care.

Maxine Walsh
Medical Secretary / Health Care Assistant

Maxine joined Lotus Healthcare in September 2011 as a Medical Secretary and Health Care Assistant. She is involved in the administration of all appointments and the preparation of reports as well as assisting with various health screens undertaken at Lotus Healthcare. Maxine brings considerable experience, having worked for over 20 years providing excellent customer service and patient care within the public and private sector.

Akcelina Cvijetic - Lotus Healthcare

Sara Salim

Sara has been involved with Lotus Healthcare for the past 10 years, working in different capacities. She is responsible for all aspects of patient records, especially the review of clinical records  for the medico-legal cases.



Akcelina Cvijetic - Lotus Healthcare

Akcelina Cvijetic BA Hons Linguistics
Nutritional Therapist
Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming
Hypnotic Practitioner

Akcelina is a fully qualified and highly experienced Nutritional Therapist and is a full member of the British Association of Nutritional Therapists.  Her main nutritional training has been with the College of Natural Nutrition in London.  She is also a  Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) and a Hypnotic Practitioner.   She is registered with the Society of NLP.  She was privileged to have been trained by the best teachers; Dr Richard Bandler, the creator of NLP, Paul McKenna, a leading British hypnotist, Michael Neill, a top Hollywood success coach and John La Valle, the highest paid American corporate coach.  She regularly assists on Paul McKenna’s Seminars.

Her main areas of nutritional specialisation include: weight loss, anti-ageing, skin disorders, energy level boosting digestive disorders, cardiovascular problems including high blood pressure and high cholesterol levels, asthma and hay fever.


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