Strike action is taking place in June. We'll contact you directly if you or your child's appointment is affected.

There are rail strikes planned for June, which may affect your journey to our hospital and community centres. If you or your child has an appointment booked, please do all you can to attend. Plan your journey ahead and allow extra time.

Community paediatrics clinics

Lambeth clinics

Most of our Lambeth clinics are held at the Mary Sheridan Centre for Child Health.

Clinic times, days and locations vary as we try to best suit the needs of our patients. Please contact us on 020 3049 4005 if you need further information about a clinic.

Our clinics involve a range of different health professionals, including doctors, therapists, nurses and psychologists. They include:

  • Neonatal follow-up clinic– for babies born at St Thomas' Hospital
    Lead staff: Dr Anthony Kaiser and Dr Narad Mathura
  • Neurodisability clinic– for children with complex physical needs needing further assessment
    Lead staff: Dr Veronica Kelly and Dr Ann Lorek
  • Feeding clinic– for children with complex needs and feeding problems
    Lead staff: Dr Veronica Kelly and Dr Ann Lorek
  • Healthy weight clinic–  a clinic involving a dietitian, exercise specialist and family therapist
    Lead staff – Dr Venita Patel and Claire Dempster (lead for family therapy in Lambeth)
  • Motor clinic– outreach clinic for children with cerebral palsy
    Lead staff: Dr Charlie Fairhurst, Dr Veronica Kelly and Jan Josefsson (physiotherapist)
  • Motor assessment clinics
    Lead staff: Dr Veronica Kelly and Dr Ann Lorek
  • Coordination assessment clinics
    Lead staff: Kirsty Gilmour (occupational therapist) and Dr Tomasz Swierzewski 
  • Lambeth autism and related disorders clinic
    Lead staff – various doctor, therapists and child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) workers
  • Down's clinic
    Lead staff: Dr Narad Mathura.

Other clinics we run in Lambeth are: 

  • Child protection assessments
    Lead staff: Dr Alison Barnwell and Dr Ayanda Jolobe
  • Enuresis (for children with a day or night time wetting problem)
    Lead staff: Dr Ayanda Jolobe
  • Statutory assessments for children in care (including refugees and adoption meetings)
    Lead staff: Dr Efun Johnson, Dr Rush Wickramasinghe and Dr Ann Lorek
  • Developmental and educational child assessments
    Lead staff: Dr Ann Lorek and Dr Max Davie


Lambeth – appointment enquiries

Tel: 020 3049 5967

Lambeth – Mary Sheridan Centre

Tel: 020 3049 4005

Southwark – Sunshine House

Tel: 020 3049 8100 

How to find us

Mary Sheridan Centre for Child Health
Wooden Spoon House
Dugard Way
London SE11 4TH 


We also work at various community based locations including special needs schools, some health centres and other social care and educational settings.