Children's Outpatients Clinics

With experienced children's nurses and neonatal doctors,we provide a range of clinics for children at Westgate House Children's Centre (Southmead Hospital) and at Cossham Hospital. Clinics are run by both North Bristol NHS Trust and University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust.

Paediatric Diabetes 
Run by Dr Burren and Dr Bragonier with paediatric diabetes specialist nurses, dietician and psychologist as members of the multidisciplinary paediatric diabetes team. For more information on the Paediatric Diabetes clinic visit

Paediatric Respiratory
Run by Dr Thomas and Dr Thursby-Pelham.
For more information on the Paediatric Respiratory clinic visit

Paediatric Allergy
Run by Dr Mark Gomples and Dr Nick Sargant, Dr Anna Thursby Pellam and specialist Nurses Myriam Kanchanatheera, Deb Marriage and Kathryn Hogarth.
For more information on the Paediatric Allergy clinic visit

Paediatric Surgery
Run by Mr Darwish and Mr Garrett-Cox.
For more information on the Paediatric Surgery clinic visit

Paediatric Urology
Run by Mr Woodward and Mr Nicholls.
For more information on the Paediatric Urology clinic visit

Paediatric Renal Medicine
Run by Dr Inward and Dr Dudley.
For more information on the Paediatric Renal Medicine clinic visit

General Paediatrics
Run by Dr Reg Bragonier, Dr Frances Hutchings and Dr Sharon Lim Kong, Dr Ann Eggers, Dr Nick Sargant.
For more information on the General Paediatrics clinic visit

Head moulding service for Neurology
Run by Amy Davey.
Babies who have misshaped heads and who have been referred to the neurology service sometimes need a special skull cap to wear. Amy expertly works in our department to make these caps.
Children from all across the South West visit this clinic.

Paediatric Dietician Clinics 

Run by Katherine Lord

Baby Vaccination Clinics
We run BCG clinics every Wednesday mornings to protect babies from TB .
We also run specialist vaccination clinics run by the NICU community team (Caroline Burgess and Paula Brock) for premature babies.
For more information on the TB Vaccine visit

Neonatology Baby Clinics with the Neonatal Consultants
For babies who've been in NICU, or need to be followed up by the neonatologist after birth.

Baby development clinics / neuro development (Neonatal Team)
For babies who needed NICU due to being unwell or very premature, this clinic is to check they are developing and passing their milestones.

Children's Venepuncture clinics (blood taking)
Run by Debby Sainsbury, Tracey Elvins and Nicky Harvey.
We accept referrals from community doctors or GP's. We also see babies who need blood tests after birth.

Newborn screening clinics/ blood spot (Nurses)
For more information on newborn screening and blood spot visit

Children's Outpatients Clinics