Children and babies

At Spire Manchester Hospital, we offer specialist clinical care tailored for infants, children and adolescents. 

Related specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)
  • Gastroenterology
  • General surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Respiratory medicine

Why Spire?

  • Fast access to a wide range of treatments
  • Internationally and nationally renowned consultants
  • Clear, inclusive pricing

If your child is struggling with a health condition, you can choose to see a consultant privately at Spire Healthcare. Our hospitals work together to offer a full range of paediatric services from initial consultation and diagnosis through to treatment and surgery.

At Spire Manchester Hospital, we provide paediatric outpatient care to children from birth. For children requiring paediatric theatre procedures, we offer day case care from the age of 12 months and overnight care to children from three years old. However, please note for ENT patients only - we now offer overnight care from the age of 12 months (>10kg).

Children's services at Spire Manchester Hospital

It can be a worrying time if you are concerned about your child’s health. At Spire Manchester Hospital we can arrange fast access to specialised consultants for a range of conditions for children across Manchester, Cheshire and throughout the North West. We have also treated a number of international patients who require specialised care.

Why choose Spire Manchester Hospital?

  • Our secure accessed control ward gives you peace of mind that your child is in a safe place
  • For children requiring surgery, you’re able to bring them into hospital for a pre-admission visit, so they feel more familiar with the hospital and can meet the nursing team
  • On the day of treatment, you’ll be able to accompany your child throughout their journey, we can also arrange for you to stay overnight in your child’s room
  • We have a special children’s menu, so your child can choose something they will enjoy

At Spire Manchester Hospital, we offer a wide range of services including:

  • Dermatology
  • Ear, nose and throat
  • Endocrinology (physical growth, hormones, diabetes, obesity)
  • Gastroenterology
  • General surgery
  • General paediatrics
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Plastic surgery
  • Respiratory medicine
  • Spinal surgery
  • Urology

View our paediatric patient journey video

Safeguarding children and adults

Safeguarding continues to be a high priority and Spire Healthcare is committed to safeguarding adults, young people and children. All healthcare staff have a duty to recognise and respond to safeguarding children or adult issues. Safeguarding is a range of activities from promoting health and wellbeing to protection from harm.

View our safeguarding statement

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