A paediatrician is a specialist doctor who improves the health of children and young people. They diagnose a wide range of medical conditions and treat infants, children and adolescents. They care for children and young people with day-to-day illnesses, minor injuries and infectious diseases. Paediatricians can also specialise in many areas of health related to children including development, behaviour, hormones (endocrinology) or heart conditions (cardiology).

Services provided

Diagnosis and treatment

Family practice

Specialist doctor

Child health

Management of acute and chronic conditions

Medical and health check ups

Information and advice

Health advice

Screening and tests