Child Health

Birmingham Community Paediatrics/Medicine

Community Paediatricians are doctors experienced in child health who offer high quality services centred on the child and family, city wide for Birmingham. These medical services are provided for both pre-school and school age children and their families and carers.

Telephone: 0121 465 5431


Birmingham Circumcision Clinic

Our Children’s Circumcision Service in Birmingham provides religious and cultural circumcision for boys up to the age 1 year. The procedure is performed by experienced general practitioners with over twenty years’ experience in performing circumcisions.

We have set up this high standard, ethical service considering the need of the community in Birmingham and the surrounding areas. This is a private community based service based at Newport Medical Group, Stoney Lane, an easily accessible location on Stoney Lane, Balsall heath, Birmingham.

Telephone: 0121 449 7070 between 10:00 and 16:00 Mon-Fri



Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: NHS: Visual Guide for Childhood illnesses


Parents, carers and healthcare professionals can access expert advice about common childhood illnesses and how to treat them via a mobile app, called HANDi App. It is free and can be downloaded to any Apple or Android smartphone or tablet.

Download from: Google Play: HANDi

Download from: iTunes: HANDi

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: NHS: Vaccination Schedule

Why vaccinate your kids?