Dr Shailini Bahl

Consultant Paediatrician


Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • British Society of Paediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • South Thames Paediatric Endocrine Group
  • South East Coast (West) Paediatric Diabetes Network

Clinical Interests

All areas of General Paediatrics with a special interest in Childhood Diabetes and Endocrinology including disorders of growth, puberty, thyroid, calcium and the adrenal gland.

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • St Peters Hospital
Call 0808 101 0337


Personal profile

I studied Medicine at the University of Nottingham Medical School. After training in Paediatrics at Brighton, Chichester, Chertsey and Kings College Hospitals, I specialised in Diabetes and Endocrinology at St Georges and Great Ormond Street Hospitals.

I was appointed as Consultant Paediatrician at Ashford and St Peters Hospitals NHS Trust in 2004 where I am the Lead for Paediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology.
As well as my clinical and managerial roles I am an Educational and Clinical Supervisor for medical students and trainee doctors.

I was a founding committee member of the Association of Childhood Diabetes Clinicians and a member of the British Society of Paediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology. I am also co-chair of the South East Coast Network for Paediatric Diabetes.

I have clinical expertise in a wide range of General Paediatric conditions and a special interest in all types of Childhood Diabetes as well as Endocrine disorders. These include disorders of growth, puberty and the thyroid.

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