Consultant Profile

Dr Sanjiv Nichani

Dr Sanjiv Nichani MBBS.MNAMS(I),MRCP(Paediatrics)
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Paediatric medicine
    • Allergy
    • Paediatric dermatology
Special clinical interests:

Paediatric Dermatology

Research interests:

The use of hypertonic saline for chest physiotherapy in children.
Toe core temperature gap as a surrogate marker of inadequate cardiac output.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Paediatrician, University Hospitals of Leicester

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

MCRCP (Paediatrics)
Founder of Healing Little Hearts, Registered Charity 1130194

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0116 265 3685
Private secretary:
Elaine Reynolds
Private secretary telephone number:
0116 258 5886
Private secretary email address:
Friday evenings and Saturday mornings
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Nichani is a highly experienced Consultant Paediatrician and have been working at the Leicester Children’s Hospital in the University Hospitals of Leicester for the last 17 years.

He has a broad and in depth knowledge of General Paediatrics and in addition has developed an Interest in Paediatric Dermatology, Paediatric Allergy and Asthma.  

Dr Nichani looks after babies and children from birth to 16 years of age.

Personal profile:

Dr Nichani's motto in life is to work hard and play hard and most importantly to give something back to society

He is the Founder of a Registered Charity called Healing Little Hearts, Charity Number 1130194, which sends teams of doctors and nurses to Mumbai in India to perform open heart surgery on children for free:

Dr Nichani is also a 3rd Degree Blackbelt in Karate,  trains regularly and also enjoys going to the gym.

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Dr Sanjiv Nichani

Dr Sanjiv Nichani Paediatric medicine Consultant, Leicester, private hospital specialist.

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