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Shirehall
Abbey Foregate
Shrewsbury
Shropshire
SY2 6ND

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Community Children's Doctors

Description:

Community Paediatricians are specialist doctors with skills and knowledge in child health and development We have expertise in neuro-disability. This means that we diagnose, support, manage and co-ordinate community care for children with a range of developmental, sensory and physical disabilities.

What we do:

  • We offer a holistic child (paediatric) service as our focus is on identifying and working with others to meet each child's needs - medical, educational and social.
  • We deliver this by providing medical reports as part of statutory processes for children with special educational needs, looked after children and in child protection procedures; leading the multidisciplinary developmental assessments.
  • We are also being trained to use the 3di Autism assessment tool; carrying out hearing tests for children with special needs (special schools and outpatients).
  • We do not offer services for behavioural issues, COMPASS should be contacted; dyslexia, can be supported by educational psychology; obesity, your GP can support this issue; constipation, we have a specialist clinic running to help with these issues.
  • We accept referrals from a wide range of health professionals working with children e.g GPs, other health professionals as well as hospital paediatricians, especially paediatric neurologists and neonatologists.

Venue Details

Address:
The Targeted Team
Coral House
Shrewsbury
Postcode:
SY1 3GZ
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Contact Details

Name:
Community Children's Doctors
Telephone:
01743 450 800

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