Dr Sanjiv Nichani

Consultant Paediatrician

MBBS, MNAMS(I), MRCP (Paediatrics)

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I am 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.

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

I look after babies and children from birth to 16 years of age.

I am Founder of Healing Little Hearts; Registered Charity 1130194.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Sanjiv Nichani at Spire include:


Other treatments

Paediatric medicine

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Clinical interests

Paediatric dermatology

Special clinical interests: Paediatric Dermatology.

Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / Pune University, India Armed Forces Medical College / 1984
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

M.R.C.P. (Paediatrics) / London / 1991
Member of Royal College of Physicians

Current NHS posts

Consultant Paediatrician, University Hospitals of Leicester

Personal profile

My motto in life is to work hard and play hard and most importantly to give something back to society. I am the Founder of a Registered Charity called Healing Little Hearts, which sends teams of doctors and nurses to Mumbai in India to perform open heart surgery on children for free: www.healinglittlehearts.net. I also have a 3rd Degree Blackbelt in Karate, train regularly and also enjoy going to the gym.

Financial interests

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc.

Contact information

Telephone 0116 265 3685
Private secretary Zoe Kalaher