Children’s Surgery

Children’s Surgery

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 9 Sep 2020

The St George’s department of paediatric surgery and urology is renowned for its expertise in minimally invasive (keyhole) surgery in neonates and young children. We are also one of the sixteen paediatric major trauma centres (MTCs) in the UK and have the benefit of being co-located with adult services. The …


Paediatric respiratory and asthma

Paediatric respiratory and asthma

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 5 Dec 2018

St Georges has a developing respiratory and asthma service providing support for children from Wandsworth, Merton and south west Thames. What we offer Multidisciplinary assessment, investigation and treatment of children aged 0-16 with acute and long-term respiratory disorders Weekly general respiratory clinics (Friday morning) Weekly asthma clinics and a weekly …


Paediatric rapid referral service

Paediatric rapid referral service

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 15 Jul 2019

The rapid referral clinic is a rapid access general paediatric outpatient clinic for children aged 0-16 years who require an urgent paediatric specialist opinion within four weeks. What we offer Up to 15 new patient slots a week in clinics on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons.   Referrals are triaged every week …


Paediatric neurology

Paediatric neurology

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 7 Nov 2019

We provide a comprehensive tertiary neurology service for patients from the newborn period up until 16 years (for new referrals), both locally, within  SW London, Surrey and West Sussex (4 million population base/ 11 DGHs plus Royal Marsden in Sutton). This includes diagnosis, assessment and initial management of a variety …


Paediatric neurodevelopment, neurodisability and epilepsy

Paediatric neurodevelopment, neurodisability and epilepsy

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 28 Feb 2020

The paediatric neurodevelopmental, neurodisability and epilepsy service is well established and offers a child-centred, consultant led service. It is part of the integrated child health department of St George’s Hospital and offers a comprehensive service for a wide range of neurodevelopmental problems (including ADHD and ASD), complex neurodisability, Down Syndrome, …


Paediatric infectious diseases

Paediatric infectious diseases

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 5 Dec 2018

The paediatric infectious diseases unit (PIDU) at St George’s Hospital provides a regional service for the care of children with complex infectious diseases, including HIV, tuberculosis and immunodeficiency. The PIDU at St George’s is: A National training centre for paediatric infectious diseases, formally recognised by the Royal College of Paediatrics …


Paediatric haematology

Paediatric haematology

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 16 Jan 2019

The paediatric haematology service provides a consultant led service and investigates a wide range of non-malignant haematological conditions including anaemias, thombocytopenias, neutropenias, haemoglobinopathies, disorders of coagulation and bone marrow failure. St Georges hospital is an accredited Haemoglobinopathy Specialist Centre, an ITP Centre of Excellence and a Haemophilia Centre. St Georges …


Paediatric general medicine

Paediatric general medicine

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 11 Jun 2020

The General Paediatric Medicine service is a comprehensive consultant delivered service managing a range of common childhood conditions. There are 11 consultants who participate in a consultant of the week rota for inpatient and ambulatory care and provide a range of outpatient services. What we offer The General Paediatricians aim …


Paediatric gastroenterology

Paediatric gastroenterology

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 5 Dec 2018

The paediatric gastroenterology service at St George’s Healthcare NHS Trust provides care for children and adolescents with the full range of gastrointestinal disorders.   Patients are referred by General Practitioners and there are many tertiary gastroenterology referrals from the South West Thames region. We have many patients with paediatric inflammatory bowel …


Paediatric cardiology

Paediatric cardiology

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 5 Dec 2018

St George’s Children’s Department works closely with the Children’s Cardiology Department at Evelina Children’s Hospital to provide close to home consultations and clinics for children with possible or known heart problems. We take referrals from GPs, other hospitals and from within St George’s. We run screening clinics for those with …