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Dr James Greening

Dr James Greening

Consultant Paediatrician
MBBS, MRCPCH

Practising at

Spire Leicester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr James Greening at Spire include:

Other treatments

Paediatric medicine.

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Professional profile

I am a Leicester based paediatrician with broad experience and training in general paediatrics as well as in my specific field of interest. I trained in the UK, mainly at Great Ormond Street hospital, but have worked in Oxford and at the Sydney Children's Hospital in Australia gaining a broad experience in paediatric endocrinology. My research experience is in children's Type 1 Diabetes. I believe that an important part of being a paediatrician is to be approachable and non-threatening in order to gain the trust of the child. I aim to achieve this whilst also providing whole family centred care. My main clinical interests are related to my speciality experience in endocrinology and diabetes and my specific experience in childhood growth and puberty related problems, as well as insulin pumps and CGMS.

Paediatric medicine.


Clinical Interests


Type 1 and 2 diabetes and insulin pumps. Growth related problems. Puberty early or late, bone disorders, thyroid and glucose related problems.

Private contact details

Telephone 0116 265 3685
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

MRCPH
British Society of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes
International Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Diabetes
Association of Children's Diabetes Clinicians

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Paediatrician (Endicrinology and Diabetes) at the Leicester Royal Infirmary.

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Personal Profile

I am a keen dinghy sailor as well as enjoying tennis and golf. When time permits, I dabble with portrait painting and like active holidays abroad skiing and walking.

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