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Our specialties

Our young patients visit HCA UK's paediatric units from around the world. They do so because their parents can rest assured we deliver a premier multidisciplinary service, always working hard to ensure their child receives the very best healthcare available.

Combining world-class healthcare professionals with highly-advanced medical technology, we offer expert diagnosis and treatment across a range of paediatric specialties, from children’s allergies to orthopaedic injuries, cardiac and cancer care. 

Whatever your child’s condition, we are committed to providing them with high-quality care in a safe and friendly environment. Find out more about our main paediatric specialties below.
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Congenital and paediatric cardiac care

From diagnosis to surgery, we offer highly-specialised care for babies, children and teens with complex conditions such as holes in the heart, chest pain, valve problems and structural heart disease.

 

Our paediatric cardiologists are some of the world's leading consultants in their field, and The Harley Street Clinic remains the only independent hospital in the UK specialising in paediatric congenital heart treatments. 

Cancer care for children

Our multidisciplinary team of oncologists, consultant surgeons and paediatric intensive care specialists provide a comprehensive diagnostic service for babies and children up to 18 years of age.


If your child needs treatment for cancer, we have a chemotherapy day unit, and we use the latest, painless technology to target conditions that can't normally be treated, including the very latest radiotherapy equipment such as Linear Accelerators and CyberKnife®.

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Children's orthopaedic service

Paediatric orthopaedics 

We treat common conditions including sports injuries, flat feet, fractures and congenital hip problems, as well as carrying out complex procedures such as leg-lengthening operations.


Combined with our sports medicine service, we also treat knee injuries, fractures and ligament damage, all available in our world-class paediatric orthopaedics unit at The Portland Hospital.

View all paediatric specialties

We provide a general paediatric service for all children from birth through to 18 years old and also offer a wide range of more specialised services, including allergies, ENT, general surgery, neurology, orthopaedics, physiotherapy and sensory integration.

Please follow the link below for more information on our full list of paediatric specialties. 

Special care services

Paediatric ICU

The Portland's Paediatric Intensive Care Unit's (PICU) multidisciplinary team of leading paediatric consultants and clinical nurses offer complex medical treatment and surgery to young children who require a high level of emergency care.

Neonatal ICU

Combining state-of-the-art medical technology with our highly skilled specialist team of consultant neonatologists and neonatal nurses, our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) has the perfect facilities to deliver the higher level of care your baby may require if they are premature, or ill upon arrival.

Special Care Baby Unit

The onsite Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) at The Portland provides care for newborn babies who require medical treatment, due to being born early or because they have become unwell. The care given in SCBU is less intensive than that given in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

Transitional Care Unit

The Portland's Transitional Care Unit (TCU) allows babies who need treatment or monitoring, which exceeds standard routine care for a newborn, to be cared for by our consultant and midwifery obstetric team. If your baby is admitted to the TCU, there will be less need for them to be admitted to the Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU).
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Urgent Care Centre

The Portland’s Urgent Care Centre for Children treats young people under the age of 18 for non-life threatening medical needs and minor conditions, for 365 days a year and with no appointment required.


Patients benefit from rapid access to our rota of leading paediatricians, urgent care doctors and specialist nurses, who are on hand to diagnose and treat a wide range of injuries and illnesses.

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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