General paediatric outpatient clinics
East Surrey Hospital
- Monday all day
- Tuesday mornings
- Wednesday all day
- Rapid Access Clinic held in the afternoons
- all day clinics on Thursdays and Fridays
- Tuesday and Wednesday mornings
- Diabetic patients are also seen at Horsham, generally on the second Tuesday of the month
Oxted Health Centre
- First, second and fourth Friday morning of the month
Moatfield Surgery, East Grinstead
- First and third Monday morning (some of these are set aside for specific diabetes clinics)
Specialty outpatient clinics
Cardiology and echo clinics
Twice a month on Monday afternoons at East Surrey Hospital with Dr Majeed Jawad.
Once a month at both East Surrey Hospital and Crawley Hospital with Dr Catherine Greenaway. These children can also be seen in the joint specialist respiratory clinic (see below)
East Surrey Hospital: Monday afternoons
Horsham Hospital: second Tuesday morning of the month
Crawley Hospital: second and fourth Thursday morning of the month
Dr Ivor Lewis and/or Dr Neemisha Jain
Monthly on a Monday morning with Dr Sandeep Cliff and Dr Debbie Pullen
Endocrinology, growth and puberty
Monday mornings at East Surrey Hospital with Dr Debbie Pullen
East Surrey Hospital: Every second and fourth Monday afternoon of the month with Dr Paul Wright, community paediatrician with special interest in epilepsy.
Child Development Centre in Crawley: Approximately every 2 weeks on a Thursday afternoon with Dr Patricia Atkinson, community paediatrician.
East Surrey Hospital: Thursday afternoons with Dr Kamal Khoobarry.
High-risk neonatal clinic
Dr Abdul Khader runs a high-risk neonatal clinic for babies born less than 29 weeks and 6 days. The clinic is held at East Surrey Hospital on Wednesday mornings. These babies will have a follow-up for the first two years of their life – the frequency will be as per the medical needs of the baby. For more information, visit the Neonatal Unit page.
There are three dedicated oncology cubicles on Outward Ward, the children’s inpatient ward at East Surrey Hospital.
Paediatric Surgery and Urology
East Surrey Hospital: every Thursday
Crawley Hospital: once a month on a Thursday
For more information, see the paediatric surgery and urology page.
Twice a month on Wednesday mornings at East Surrey Hospital.
Respiratory and allergy
East Surrey Hospital: two Wednesday afternoons a month
Crawley Hospital: every Thursday afternoon
Dr Catherine Greenaway
GPs can refer patients directly to the paediatric team by faxing a letter to 01737 231780. If a GP suspects a child has a condition which warrants an urgent paediatric outpatient review (within 2 weeks), they can refer them to the Rapid Access Clinic on Wednesday afternoons at East Surrey Hospital by faxing the referral to the same number, 01737 231780. All letters are triaged by a paediatric consultant who will refer the patient to the appropriate outpatient clinic.
Clinics with visiting consultants
Cardiology consultants from Guy’s Hospital, St Thomas and Royal Brompton hold clinics at Crawley Hospital and East Surrey Hospital.
Held at Crawley Hospital, on the third Thursday of the month. Run by Dr Meriel McEntagart from St George’s Hospital.
Complex urology cases
Held the first Thursday afternoon of the month with Mr Varadarajan Kalisdasan from Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital, Brighton. Held either at Crawley Hospital or East Surrey Hospital.
Clinics are held at East Surrey Hospital with Dr Assunta Albanese, consultant endocrinologist from St George’s Hospital, and Dr Debbie Pullen.
Held at the Crawley Child Development Centre in Crawley Hospital with Dr Krishna Das, consultant paediatric neurologist from Great Ormond Street Hospital.
10 clinics held a year: four at Crawley Hospital and six at East Surrey Hospital with Dr Sally Mitton, paediatric gastroenterologist, from St George’s Hospital and Dr Yasser Ngem, East Surrey Hospital locum paediatric consultant.
Paediatric nephrology cases are currently referred to Guy’s Hospital, but we are in discussions with Guy’s about restarting outreach clinics at SASH. Patients are referred to these clinics by paediatric consultants.
Clinics are held in the Community Child Health Department at East Surrey Hospital with Dr Penny Fallon, consultant neurologist from St George’s Hospital, with Dr Paul Wright, community paediatrician.
For the Crawley area, neurology clinics are held in the Child Development Centre based at Crawley Hospital with Dr Antonia Clarke from St George’s Hospital.
Held at East Surrey Hospital and Crawley Hospital. Led by Karen Daly, orthopaedic consultant from St George’s Hospital and held with physiotherapists.
Clinics are held at East Surrey Hospital and Crawley Hospital for general respiratory conditions and young patients with cystic fibrosis, with Dr Ian Balfour-Lynn from the Royal Brompton Hospital and Dr Catherine Greenaway.