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Paediatric dietetics

Child nutrition

Interpreting and communicating the science of nutrition to enable you to make informed decisions about food for your child.

Overview

Our dietitians are specialists in the management of childhood nutrition. They can assess your child's diet, and provide nutritional advice and feeding routines to help support his/her development. Our dietitians can provide support for children on specialist diets such as ketogenic diets (a special regime to control seizures in children) and for children who require nutritional support via tube (enteral) or intravenous (parenteral) feeding. Difficulties with children's feeding and nutrition can be a significant cause of concern and anxiety for parents, so it is important that your family have the support that you need. You'll have access to our dedicated specialist multidisciplinary team for support and guidance. At The Portland Hospital we also run a Feeding Clinic, which is a specialist service specifically for families and children with feeding and nutrition concerns.

Our facilities

From complex surgery to straightforward procedures, we provide exceptional care across our network of hospitals, outpatient centres and specialist clinics.

  • The Portland Hospital Facility

    The Portland Hospital

    205 - 209 Great Portland Street

    London

    W1W 5AH

    Children's enquiries 020 7390 8020
    Maternity enquiries 020 7390 6068
    Gynaecology enquiries 020 7390 6200

Request an appointment with a paediatric specialist

To request an appointment, call The Portland Hospital's paediatric unit on the number below. 

020 3918 6525
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