The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


About us


The department of Children’s Medicine employs a wealth of experience in our nursing, medical and allied health professionals. We work closely with our play specialists, physiotherapists, dieticians, occupational therapists, specialist nurses, pharmacists to ensure great care.

Consultant Medical Team

  • Chris Smith - General Paediatrics and Clinical Lead
  • Fiona Campbell -Paediatric Diabetes, General Paediatrics and Associate Medical Director
  • Rags Thethy – General Paediatrics and Training Programme Director
  • Gerry O’Hare – General Paediatrics and Named Doctor
  • Louise Blackburn - General Paediatrics and Respiratory
  • Jonathan Darling - General Paediatrics, interest in enuresis, Honorary Lecturer and Designated doctor, Undergraduate lead
  • Sean O’Riordan - General Paediatrics, Infectious diseases and college tutor
  • James Yong - Paediatric Diabetes, General Paediatrics, university role
  • Rochelle Wilder - General Paediatrics, named doctor and interest in cardiology
  • Avanish Tantry - General Paediatrics, CAT lead and rota lead
  • Vijay Acharya - General Paediatrics Aoife Kelleher – Paediatric diabetes and General Paediatrics
  • Liz Evans - General Paediatrics Kerry Jeavons - General Paediatrics and secondary epilepsy