Dr Arani Sridhar

Dr Arani Sridhar


Paediatrics 04510556

  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Paediatric rheumatology


  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Dr Sridhar is a very experienced senior Consultant Paediatrician based at the Leicester Children’s Hospital, University Hospitals of NHS Trust with private practice at the Nuffield Health Leicester Hospital.
He has over 29 years of experience in Paediatrics and has been a Consultant in Paediatrics at the Leicester Children's Hospital for the last 15 yrs.

Dr Sridhar qualified in Medicine in 1989 and completed post-graduate degrees in Paediatrics and Child Health (DCH, MD and Diplomate in National Board of Paediatrics-DNB (Paeds) in India). He has completed further Speciality training in Paediatrics in UK. He was awarded MRCP (UK) IN 1997, followed by Fellowship of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (FRCPCH) in 2004 and Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (FRCP) in 2007. He completed Masters in clinical Sciences (M Clin Scien) from Leicester University in 2006.
He has worked in some of the reputed Teaching Hospitals in India and UK. He was the clinical lead for the Children’s assessment unit for many years.

Dr Sridhar is a Royal College Examiner for MRCPCH and START Assessor for senior Specialist Paediatric trainees. He is also Medical students Examiner for Leicester University Medical Students

Currently he is working at the Leicester Children’s Hospital as a Consultant in Acute Paediatrics, General Paediatrics and Paediatric Rheumatology.
He is the Clinical lead for Paediatric Rheumatology services in Leicester and Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the Leicester University

Dr Sridhar can see children of all ages with any Acute and General Paediatric/Child Health Problems. He specialises in General Paediatrics and can see children of all ages with all general paediatric problems
He also has specialist interest in Paediatric Rheumatology and can see children upto the age of 16 yrs with various Musculo-skeletal problems, Joint pains, Arthritis, Juvenile Arthritis(JIA), Juvenile Lupus, Hypermobility, EDS and various other auto-immune conditions.

Areas of interest

All General Paediatric problems:
Headaches; Asthma; Eczema; Constipation; UTI; Nutritional issues; Gastro-oesophageal reflux; Aches and Pains; any general paediatric problems

Paediatric Rheumatology; Joint pains; Childhood Arthritis (JIA); Hypermobility; EDS; Musculo-skeletal problems; Lupus, and other Paediatric autoimmune conditions

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