Dr Dilip Nathan

Consultant Paediatrician

BMedSci(Hons), BMBS, MRCP(UK), FRCPCH, MMedSci

Year qualified:1986

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Dilip Nathan has specialised in paediatrics from 1987, and was first appointed as a full time NHS consultant in 1997 at Sheffield Children’s Hospital. He currently works as a Consultant Paediatrician at Nottingham University Hospitals Trust where he jointly leads a team of Community Paediatricians. He is Designated Paediatrician for Unexpected Infant Deaths for Nottingham and Undergraduate Coordinator for Community Paediatrics. He regularly lectures at the University of Nottingham Medical School.

His current responsibilities involve directing the Child Health Surveillance programme for GP trainees across Nottingham. He is able to see children of all ages including newborns up to age 18.

Research interests centre around childhood obesity and training of undergraduate and postgraduate doctors.

Clinical Interests

  • General Paediatrics
  • Chronic fatigue/ME
  • Reflux in babies
  • Constipation, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, gastroenterology, weight and nutritional concerns
  • Headache
  • Cysts and lumps
  • Epilepsy and fits
  • Asthma 
  • Respiratory disorders

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • British Medical Association
  • British Association of Community Child Health
  • Member of the British Paediatric Mental Health Group

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