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The Paediatric Outpatient department at The Shard is run by The Portland Hospital, which is part of HCA Healthcare UK.

The department, which is run by The Portland’s consultants and paediatric nursing staff, is in a dedicated area which offers a family friendly environment and state-of-art consultation and treatment rooms.

The Portland Hospital has leading paediatric consultants from a range of specialties enabling us to offer the full breadth of children’s services from ENT to complex craniofacial and neurosurgery.

Consultants from most specialties offer outpatient consultations at The Shard. Follow-up treatments and investigations including hearing and balance, imaging, surgical and medical admissions will take place at The Portland Hospital in Central London.

The Paediatric Outpatient department at The Shard is open from Monday to Friday from 08.00 until 20.00.



The Portland Hospital is the only private hospital in the UK dedicated to the healthcare of women and children.

Our highly-skilled and experienced team of leading consultants and nursing staff ensure patient care is tailored to the individual, and great emphasis is put on safety, high quality clinical care and cleanliness.

Situated in central London, The Portland specialises in three areas: Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

We are the UK’s largest private children’s hospital with a dedicated intensive care unit, 60 paediatric beds and 120 paediatric consultants who treat children from newborns up to the age of 18.

As the only fully private maternity hospital in the UK, delivering over 1,600 babies a year, The Portland offers both consultant-led and midwife-led maternity care.

Gynaecological issues are treated by a team of 40 specialist consultants, supported by nurses, physiotherapists and counsellors, and with an emphasis on privacy and dignity.

All of our specialties are supported by state-of-the-art diagnostic facilities including MRI, CT, ultrasound and interventional radiology.