Main telephone number:
020 8401 3000

Medical and surgical paediatrics


The paediatric department aims to look after all the needs of sick children with clinics at Croydon University Hospital, New Addington and Purley.

The team has specialist interests in diabetes, adolescent medicine, nephrology, infectious diseases, cardiology, child development, sickle cell disease, haemaglobinopathies, neurology, oncology (cancer) and breathing disorders. 

The service has links to gastroenterologists locally as well as at Great Ormond Street Hospital, St George’s and St Helier’s hospitals. 



How to refer

Contact information





For allergy related conditions, the service works with St George’s and Great Ormond Street hospital. Visiting specialists also come to Croydon University Hospital to help provide the service to our local community, covering: 

  • Heart conditions
  • Respiratory
  • Neurology
  • Endocrinology
  • Growth disorders
  • Surgery and genetics

The department runs a number of outpatient clinics including:

  • Orthopaedics
  • Paediatric surgery
  • Paediatric plastic surgery
  • PENTA clinic
  • Sickle cell
  • Cardiology
  • Respiratory
  • Endocrine and growth
  • Genetics
  • Neurology
  • Visiting Neurology
  • Opthalmology
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetic
  • Oncology
  • Allergy
  • Paediatric TB clinics held in chest clinic
  • Neonatal Hepatitis B clinic
  • Neonatal BCG clinic


How to refer

Refer via Choose & Book.

For general and paediatrics surgery

Email -

Tel - 020 8401 3679

For Acute paediatrics

Email - 

Tel - 020 8401 3982

Contact information

The Willows Unit

Croydon University Hospital

530 London Road



Tel: 020 8401 3423

Purley War Memorial Hospital

Tel: 020 8401 5316


Parkway (New Addington)

Tel: 020 8401 6303


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