Young people and children from birth can be seen as out-patients in Edinburgh by consultants in some specialities at Spire Murrayfield and Shawfair Park Hospitals. Children aged 3+ can be referred for day-case surgery at Spire Shawfair Park Hospital. Read more about the children's service at Spire Shawfair Park Hospital by visiting the website. Children aged 13-16 can be treated at both Shawfair Park and Murrayfield Hospitals for day-case surgery and at Spire Murrayfield Hospital for in-patient or overnight stays.
Children and young people can be seen at Spire Murrayfield Hospital and Spire Shawfair Park Hospital in Edinburgh for a range of treatments and issues, including:
- Foreign bodies
- Cystoscopies for urological concerns
- Ingrown toenails
- Knee, ankle and foot injuries
- Plastic surgery
- Teeth extractions
- Tongue ties
Other treatments available at Spire Murrayfield Hospital only:
All patients will be pre-assessed by a paediatric nurse, providing the chance to visit the hospital and see the environment in whcih they will be treated. Visiting hours are open, meaning family and friends can visit regularly.