Paediatric Services

paediatric services BMI The Chiltern Hospital in Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire has a dedicated three bedded Paediatric unit. An established team of specialist consultants and children’s nurses are in place to provide high quality care.

We offer a children’s outpatients’ service and day case care for surgical procedures. The unit provides a safe and family friendly environment for children and young people up to the age of 16. Please note that surgical procedures are only carried out on children aged from 3 years old.

Treetops, the name of our unit, incorporates a small play area to allow children to relax and be put at ease with a variety of toys and activities, including a miniature electric sports car that children can use to drive themselves to theatre.

The team treat all aspects of children's health, development and wellbeing. The whole family enjoy the reassurance of continuity of care from the consultants and the nurses. The nursing team consists of a lead nurse supported by registered children’s nurses. The team currently have almost 70 years’ nursing experience between them!

We have Consultant Paediatricians and specialists with a wealth of experience in child health and development. Commonly managed problems include orthopaedics, ENT, opthamology, urology, dermatology and general paediatrics.

Your GP can refer your child to a wide range of specialisms such as:

  • Allergy clinic
  • Ear Nose and Throat clinic
  • Ophthalmology
  • Dermatology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Plastic surgery
  • Urology
  • Speech Therapy
  • Dentistry
  • Podiatry

The Chiltern is also able to provide physiotherapy, imaging and blood testing services for children. In some cases you do not need a GP referral for these services 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 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.