Dr Skandhini Carthigesan

Contact information

T: 020 3315 3112 (Secretary)
E: Susan.Penney@chelwest.nhs.uk

Service

Children's Medicine

Specialities

Consultant Paediatrician, Developmental Paediatrics


Professional expertise

  • common developmental concerns
  • speech & motor delay
  • development assessments in young children

Profile

Dr Skandhini Carthigesan has many years’ experience in child development. Her work involves the management, follow-up and monitoring of specific clinical indicators for children with a range of conditions including autism, ADHD and chromosomal anomalies. This also includes children with neuro-motor disorders and complex neuro-disability such as cerebral palsy. Dr Carthigesan’s work includes health and developmental consultations with health and non-health agencies for safeguarding concerns.

Other contributions

Honorary Senior Lecturer (Imperial College)


Qualifications

MRCP, MRCS, DCH, FRCPCH

GMC number

3265714

Memberships

MPS, BACCH, RCPCH, BPNA, BACD, ARICD