Name and Position

Dr Aravind Shastri

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 287534


Department page: Paediatrics

Sub-Speciality: Paediatric Cardiology, Paediatric rheumatology (secondary lead), Acute Paediatrics

Position: Consultant Paediatrician and clinical lead for Paediatrics at NNUH

Secretary: Nicola Thorne

Special Clinical Interests:

  1. Congenital heart disease, Paediatric arrhythmias, Screening for inherited cardiac conditions like Cardiomyopathies, Channelopathies ( Long QT syndrome)
  2. Educational – Undergraduate and Postgraduate education in Paeditrics

Secondary care lead for Paediatrics

Research Interests: as above

Current Membership of Professional, National and Regional Bodies: Member of Royal college of paediatrics and Child health ( RCPCH), Member of General medical council ( GMC), Member of Association of European paediatric cardiology ( AEPC)

Universities and Degrees: MBBS, MD ( paeds), MRCPCH, CCT in Paediatrics, Fellowships in paediatric cardiology at Royal Brompton and Great Ormond Street hospitals

GMC Number: 6070868

Personal Profile: Other interests include – Music, Dance, Sports – Cricket, table tennis, Badminton, running marathons, organising charitable events