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Recommendation for developmental paediatrician please.

(6 Posts)
manicmamma Wed 22-Jun-11 12:39:23

Looking for a developmental paediatrician in the Edinburgh/Glasgow area. Anyone able to recommend a private paed. ?
We had an appointment last week wth the NHS community one....what a waste of time!


manicmamma Wed 22-Jun-11 13:56:52

anyone? please...

catherinea1971 Wed 22-Jun-11 15:49:53

Hi, I'm not from that far up north so can't help, sorry....what problems is your dc having that you need to see a paed for? It might help if you feel able to give a little more infosmile

manicmamma Wed 22-Jun-11 17:33:24

Well my Dd is showing ASD type traits mainly stimming when she is "trying to concentrate" and does is it a lot when she is excited.
She has always been a difficult sleeper and has a really poor attention span.
Got a ref from the GP to paed...who said "she is fine don't worry"
Left the paed in tears and I having been googling like mad....(maybe not the best thing to do when feeling so so worried).But I feel in need to see an experienced paediatrician for either reassurance or some support for my Dd.

catherinea1971 Wed 22-Jun-11 18:24:34

Well if thats what your concerns are then the NAS should be able to give you a list of experienced is hard when you are worriedsmile

manicmamma Wed 22-Jun-11 19:52:09

thanks catherine.
I'll contact NAS...Im so all over the place I can't think properly...don't know why I never thought of them...

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