Jægersborg Allé 16
2. sal
2920 Charlottenlund

Tlf. 3965 8493
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Doctor & clinic

I took over the clinic from pediatrician, Helle Rotne, on June, 1st, 2012.

Personal information:

I was born and raised in Denmark. My father is British and my mother is Finish. My name, Seija, is from Finland and is pronounced English “Say” and Danish “ja”. I have lived in Switzerland and Sweden, and speak Danish and English. I am married and have a son and a daughter, who were born in 1985 and 1989.

Professional background:

1989 Medical degree from the University of Copenhagen
1996 Specialist in pediatrics – Children’s diseases
2012 Practicing specialist in pediatrics

I have worked at Rigshospitalet Copenhagen, at the Pediatric Ward at Hillerød Hospital and been employed as a municipal doctor in Copenhagen.

I have worked as a consultant at the Children’s Growth Center in Copenhagen.  I have visited Tibetan refugees in Nepal, a health clinic on Zanzibar and in China. Had an exchange visit with a children’s psychiatrist in San Francisco. Researched in collaboration with a Center in Davos, Switzerland and the Institute for Prevention of Diseases in Copenhagen. Since 2013 I have been a consultant for the children at the Royal Ballet School in Copenhagen.

I have years of experience and broad knowledge relating to children, their needs, development, behavior, symptoms and diseases. I have wide clinical experience with examination and treatment of children with various diseases. As a pediatrician, I appreciate interdisciplinary collaboration, education, communication, guidance and counseling of children, adolescents and their families.

Core skills:

Konsultation - Børnelægen

Allergies and astma, infections, eczema, general pediatrics, pubertal development, headaches, stomach pain, obesity, developmental problems, growth and neurological diseases.

Values:

Trust. Good communication. High professional quality and evidence-based treatment.

Member of:

DADL – Den Almindelige Danske Lægeforening
DPS – Dansk Pædiatrisk Selskab
FAS – Foreningen af Speciallæger
FAPS – Foreningen af Praktiserende Speciallæger
DBO – Danske Børnelægers Organisation
DSPAP – Dansk Selskab for Pæd Allergologi og Pulmonologi
EAACI – European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Offices held:

Vice chairman of DBO from 2009-2013.
Member of the Obesity Committee in the Danish Pediatric Coporation (DPS) from 2011-2015.
Represented the pediatricians in the region of Copenhagen in Copenhagen’s Health Professional Council since 2013.

The clinic’s staff:

The clinic’s secretary is Karen Halberg. She grew up in Denmark, and has lived several years in the US. She speaks Danish and English.