Dr Ian Michael Doughty

Consultant Paediatrician


Professional Membership

  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

  • British Medical Association

  • Diabetes UK

Clinical Interests

General Paediatric concerns: Aches and pains, Asthma, Bowel problems, Chest infections, Concerns in infancy, Constipation, Cough, Developmental concerns, Diabetes, Fatigue, Frequent Infection, Growth, Headaches, Obesity, Rashes, Recurrent infections, Tummy ache, Urine infections, Weight loss, Common respiratory, gastrointestinal, neurological, musculoskeletal, urinary problems.

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Personal profile

Dr Doughty is a Senior Consultant Paediatrician who has practised in Manchester for over 20 years. His NHS practice is a Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital.As a General Paediatrician he sees a wide range of common problems in children. He has held a number of training and managerial posts in his hospital, regionally and nationally but his overriding interest is in providing highest quality, personal medical care to children and families.

Education: Oxford University (MA), London University (MB,BS), Manchester University (PhD)

Previous roles:

  • Associate Clinical Head of Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital for Quality and Safety 2015-current
  • Clinical Director Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital 2010-2015
  • National Officer for Training for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health 2006-2011
  • North West Regional Adviser for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health 2001-2004
  • Clinical Director St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester 1998-2006 

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