Dr Sharmishtha Sarkar

MBBS (2000), MRCPCH(2005),CCT in Paediatrics and Community Child Health

Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Sharmishtha Sarkar is a Consultant Paediatrician at One Hatfield Hospital with extensive experience in the assessment and management of a wide range of neurodevelopmental conditions, neurodisabilities and community child health. She also treats patients with general paediatrics problems including diagnosis and management of  common childhood pathologies, e.g. feeding difficulties, constipation, headache and failure to thrive.

 

Clinical interests 

  • Autism (ASD)
  • ADHD
  • Developmental Delay
  • Dyspraxia
  • Epilepsy
  • Autism Diagnostic Assessment

 

Year qualified    

MBBS (2000)

MRCPCH(2005)

CCT in Paediatrics and Community Child Health (2013)

 

Children and Young People

Dr Sarkar sees young patients from birth onwards.

 

NHS Base

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust

 

 

 

Dr Sharmishtha Sarkar

MBBS (2000), MRCPCH(2005),CCT in Paediatrics and Community Child Health

Consultant Paediatrician

 

Dr Sharmishtha Sarkar is a NHS Consultant in East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, specialising in Paediatrics with subspecialty in Community Child Health (Neurodevelopment Paediatrics).

 

This is her 7th year as a Consultant, she thoroughly enjoy working with children and their families, she often also liase with schools and other allied health professionals to ensure that the child has the best journey in attaining physical and emotional wellbeing, by ensuring that their and medical and neurodevelopmental needs are met.

 

Dr Sarkar is the the Designated Officer for Special Educational Needs for her employing NHS trust, providing medical advise for children with Special Educational Needs to the Local Educational Authority . She is the lead for Children with Downs Syndrome in her capacity as a Consultant in her Department.

 

Dr Sarkar is a busy mother of 2 boys trying to juggle family and work . Her passion is reading and cooking dishes from all over the world.

Dr Sharmishtha Sarkar

MBBS (2000), MRCPCH(2005),CCT in Paediatrics and Community Child Health

Consultant Paediatrician

 

RCPCH – Royal college of Paediatrics and Child Health

GMC – General Medical Council

BMA – British Medical Association

BACCH – British Association for Community Child Health

DSMIG – Downs syndrome medical interest group

BACD – British Association for Childhood Disabilities

Dr Sharmishtha Sarkar

MBBS (2000), MRCPCH(2005),CCT in Paediatrics and Community Child Health

Consultant Paediatrician

 

She has been involved in research being a member of the group in Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health that was responsible for publishing guidelines for management of childhood stroke in May 2018. Other research interest – Epilepsy, Autism.

paediatrics; paediatrician
Hospital Information

Hospital: One Hatfield Hospital

Tel: 01707 443 333

Contact the Hospital About Dr Sharmishtha Sarkar

Dr Sharmishtha Sarkar offers the following treatments and procedures: