John Agbenu

Consultant image placeholderJob Title: Consultant Paediatrician

Department: Child Health

Telephone number: 01772 777223

Primary Medical Qualifications: State Exam

Other Qualifications: MRCPCH

Year of Registration: 1998

GMC Number: 4569529

Career History: Consultant in Community Paediatrics Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (2006-2010; Consultant Paediatrician with specialist interest in neurodisability for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (2010-present)

Specialist Areas: Neurodisability; tone management in children with Cerebral Palsy; assessment of possible Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; assessment of possible Autistic Spectrum Disorder

Specialist Interests: High quality family centred care for children; neurodisability; assessment and management of children with disabilities; lecturer for the RCGP Child Health Surveillance programme for GPs in training

Research Interests: Cerebral Palsy

Clinics: Neurodevelopmental/neurodisability Clinics; special school Clinic; Neurology / neurodisability Clinic

Languages Spoken: English; German