Dr Esther Gomes is a pediatrician who was born and educated in the region of Amsterdam. She studied medicine at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and later trained as a pediatrician in Belgium, at the Universiteit Ziekenhuis (UZ) Brussel and at the cluster of the Amsterdam University Hospital. She did an extra residency in child endocrinology at the Amsterdam UMC, location VUMC. In 2012 she graduated and started working as a general pediatrician in the former hospital of Lelystad. Thereafter and up until 2021 she worked as a general pediatrician at the Diakonessenhuis Utrecht.
She joined the IHCH in September 2021.
Her special interests are child endocrinology and growth in general.
Dr Gomes speaks Dutch and English fluently, conversational French and she understands German and Portuguese.