Paediatric Services

paediatric services BMI The Chiltern Hospital in Great Missenden Buckinghamshire has a three bedded Paediatric unit, dedicated to children attending the hospital for surgical procedures. The unit provides a safe environment for children from 3 years to young people up to 18 years and their families under the care of children’s nurses. 

The unit, named Tree Tops incorporates a small play area to allow children to relax with a variety of toys and activities, including a miniature sports car that children can use to drive themselves to theatre.

The Paediatrics team treat all aspects of children's health, development and wellbeing; providing the whole family with the familiarity and reassurance of the continuity of consultants and nurses.The Children’s nursing team consists of a lead nurse and three registered children’s nurses.

We have Consultant Paediatricians with a wealth of experience in child health and development, as well as specialists in allergies, dermatology, ear, nose and throat, respiratory, neurology and learning and behavioural problems are available.

paediatric services

Your paediatrician can refer your child to a wide range of paediatric specialists such as: 

  • Allergist/Immunologist
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • ENT Surgeon
  • Ophthalmologist
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Plastic Surgeon
  • Psychiatrist
  • Radiologist
  • Spinal Surgeon
  • Urologist
  • Dietitician
  • Speech Therapist 

The Chiltern is also able to provide physiotherapy, imaging and phlebotomy services for children.

Paying for treatment

  • All patients are welcome – whether they choose to pay directly for their treatment or by using their private medical insurance
  • We arrange direct settlement with insurance companies, but patients should pre-check their level of cover
  • For self-paying patients we accept a number of payment methods including the BMI Card

If you'd like to know more about The Chiltern Paediatric services, please call 01494 890 890 or enquire online.