Dr Vishal Mehta

Dr Vishal Mehta

Consultant Paediatrician
MBBS, DCH, MD, FRCPCH, PG Diploma in Child Health

Practising at

Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Vishal Mehta at Spire include:


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Professional profile

I see children with all aspects of general paediatric problems as well as looking after children with brain disorders.

I accept referral from GPs, allied health professionals such as physiotherapists and occupational therapist, self-referral from patients with a backup letter from GP to follow, other colleagues and medical professionals .

I graduated from Indore, India and completed my post-graduation degree in paediatrics from prestigious University of Bombay (Mumbai) and obtained my MD degree. I then moved to the UK and trained in number of UK centres including St Mary Hospital Manchester, Leeds General Infirmary and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital before taking up the Consultant Paediatrician post at Hull Royal Infirmary.

I specialise in paediatric neurology and neurodisability. I deal with all kinds of neurological problems in children, particularly problems of Headache, Funny turns, Epilepsy, Tic disorder and Tourette’s, Cerebral palsy, Movement disorder, Developmental delay and Neuromuscular disorders. In addition I have experience in managing general paediatric problems.

Clinical Interests


Epilepsy, Faints and funny turns, Movement Disorder, Headache/Migraine, Developmental problems/delay, Tics and Tourette, muscle or leg pains.

Private contact details

Telephone 01482 672 444
Private secretary Dawn Shanahan and Jackie Connor
Private secretary telephone 01482 660 228
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Qualification and professional memberships

FRCPCH / Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health (FRCPCH) / 2017
Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health (FRCPCH)

Professional memberships

Member of Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health (RCPCH)
Member of British Paediatric Neuology Association ( BPNA)
Member of European Paediatric Neurology Society( EPNS)
Member of the International Child Neurology Congress( ICNC)

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Paediatrician, Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

I have a keen interest in sport and regularly play cricket and badminton. I enjoy travelling, cycling and walking around the Yorkshire countryside. I have one son who is in junior school and a wife who works as admin assistant at a private nursing home.

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