There are rail strikes planned for December, which may affect your journey. Please do all you can to attend your appointment.

Community paediatricians

Information about some of our community general paediatricians you might meet.

We are part of a teaching establishment and may also have students attending our clinics. A number of doctors in training (specialist registrars) also work with us.

Southwark team based at Sunshine House 

Dr Bidisha Lahoti

Clinical director, special interest in neurodisability and motor disorder and autism 

Dr Stacy John-Legere

Joint head of service (Southwark)
Designated doctor for children looked after
SAIL simulation faculty 

Dr Rosaleen Healy 

Designated doctor for child safeguarding Southwark and child death, Lambeth 

Dr Nikki Baatjes

Designated doctor for child death, Southwark; transition lead,

Dr Anne Wright

Lead for enuresis clinic and trisomy 21 clinic

Dr Jessica Turnbull

Lead for neurodisability,
Designated medical officer SEND 

Dr Kavitha Gunasuntharam

Lead for neurodevelopmental community genetics

Dr Charmari Wijemanne

Lead for autism and related disorders

Dr Dolly Agrawal

Named doctor for looked after children 

Dr Rachel Massey

Named doctor for looked after children (Lambeth)

Dr Claire Head

 Joint undergraduate education lead 


Lambeth team based at Mary Sheridan centre


Dr Narad Mathura

Head of service (Lambeth)
Lead for autism and related disorders and trisomy 21 syndrome services. 

Dr Claire Wicks 

Lead for neurodisability,
Lead for postgraduate education
Designated medical officer SEND

Dr Rachel Massey 

Named doctor for looked after children

Dr Max Davie

Educational paediatric lead (school-age), lead for ADHD

Dr Luximi Kabilan 

Named doctor for safeguarding children
Joint undergraduate education lead
Lead pre-school developmental clinic  

Dr Jo Cryer   

Consultant: neurodisability
Behavioural feeding clinic 

Dr Mary Doyle 

Consultant: neurodisability 

Dr Hema Palanyiaya

Consultant: neurodisability 

Dr Diana Howlett 

Designated doctor for safeguarding children 

Dr Cynthia Sahleen Veasey 

Consultant: lead bladder and bowel service 



Lambeth – Mary Sheridan Centre

Tel: 020 3049 4005 

Southwark – Sunshine House

Tel: 020 3049 8100