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Community Paediatricians are doctors experienced with children and young people who have an identified or complex health need. Community Paediatricians are specially trained in child health and development. They see children for a wide variety of reasons. It may be to assess:

  • developmental concerns in under 5's
  • specific developmental problems (such as Autism (ASD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD))
  • learning difficulties (if a medical or neurodevelopmental cause is suspected)
  • complex physical disabilities
  • impairments such as visual difficulties or hearing loss
  • specific genetic conditions

To learn more, or make contact with your local Community Paediatricians, please visit:

South Derbyshire and Derby City
Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust - Community Paediatricians

Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust - Community Paediatricians

North Derbyshire
Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - Child Development Centre
Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - Children's Community Nursing Team