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Children's Diabetes

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The Paediatric Diabetes Clinic

Regular clinic visits are essential to ensure your child’s continuing good health. The diabetes team includes: doctors, diabetes nurses, diabetes dietitians, a psychologist and the clinic nurses.

Together they are responsible for helping you learn to manage the many different aspects of your child’s condition.

The Paediatric Diabetes Clinic is held in the Children's Clinic in South block, Level 1, at the RBH in Reading, every Thursday morning.

The Specialist Team is made up of the following:

Medical team

Dr Jo Spinks – Paediatric Diabetes Consultant (Clinical Lead)

Dr Chandan Yaliwal – Paediatric Diabetes Consultant

Dr Claire Holt – Paediatric Diabetes Consultant

Dr Cathy Golding – Paediatric Diabetes Associate Specialist


Paediatric Diabetes Specialist nursing team

Andrea Jones (Team Lead)

Ian Lehain 

Sarah Gresty

Boikie Osupeng

Jayne Lewis


Paediatric Diabetes Dietitians

Solenne Guest

Dani Barker


Paediatric Diabetes Psychologist

Dr Inés Baños

In addition there are outpatient clinic nurses, play specialists and clinic receptionists. We also have a dedicated administrator who supports us with appointments and other tasks.


Social media   
The RBH Children’s Diabetes team have Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Feel free to follow / like them J They are both called RBH Children and Young People’s Diabetes Clinic.

Contact details

Paediatric Diabetes Specialist Nurses

Paediatric Diabetes Specialist Nurses

Andrea Jones

07825 434 350

Solenne Guest

07768 034 871

Sarah Gresty

07554 117 128

Dani Barker

07825 283 706

Ian Lehain

07810 833 754


Boikie Osupeng

07826 534 445

Office number 0118 322 8922

Jayne Lewis

07789 617 738


Paediatric Diabetes Nurses Secretary

0118 322 7532


Paediatric Administration Team

0118 322 7531 Option 2 General Paediatrics



Key information and documents for supporting children with Diabetes at home:


Paediatric Diabetes Clinic

For more information click here

Out of hours advice

For more information click here


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