Consultant Profile

Mrs Maria Mitchell

Mrs Maria Mitchell 
Practicing at:
Spire Edinburgh Hospitals and Spire Murrayfield Edinburgh, Spire Shawfair Park Hospital
  • Allied Health Professionals
    • Dietetics
Special clinical interests:

Dietetic advice for children 0-16 years
Cow’s Milk protein Allergy, (CMPA) – both for the breastfed and formula fed infant and also for the older child.  Also dietetic advice for multiple allergies, faltering growth, fussy eaters/ food associated behavioural problems, weaning, iron deficiency anaemia, vegetarian/vegan diets and breastfeeding management.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Paediatric Dietitian, Royal Hospital for Sick Children Edinburgh

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

The British Dietetic Association
The Health and Care Professions Council 

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0131 316 2530
Shawfair: Wednesday mornings
Background Information 
Professional profile:

A Paediatric dietitian
Assesses the need for dietary management for medical and surgical conditions
Designs an individual plan to meet these needs
Assesses and monitors the child's growth and ongoing nutritional requirements

Personal profile:

I am a mother of three daughters who challenge and inspire in equal measure. I am a keen runner and I help run a children's activity club in my local Community Centre. I enjoy pottery as a hobby and have an interest in cooking and baking.

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Mrs Maria Mitchell

Mrs Maria Mitchell Allied Health Professionals Consultant, Edinburgh, private hospital specialist.

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