Our private paediatric day-case surgery service launched in 2010 and is available at Shawfair Park Hospital. Children of all ages can be seen as out-patients and day-case surgery is available for children aged three and up. Children aged 13 and above can be seen for day-case surgery or for in-patient, overnight stays at Spire Murrayfield Hospital.
Available for children aged 3 to 16 years
Appointments are available on Saturdays for surgical treatment at Shawfair Park, which may include circumcision, grommets and hernia repair.
Our Specialist Paediatric Consultants are:
Dr David Mitchell sees children aged 0-16 years for a broad range of gastrointestinal concerns, including:
- Abdominal pain
- Feeding difficulties
- Food intolerance
- Complex nutritional issues
- Failure to thrive
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Coeliac disease
- Childhood liver disease