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Dr Indra Thakur

Consultant Paediatrician

I graduated in India and after my postgraduate training in paediatrics, I was awarded the Diploma in Child Health and MD Paediatrics.

After moving to UK in 1987, I received wide range of training in both general and neonatal paediatrics.

Training posts include:

Liverpool: Neonatal

St John's Hospital (Chelmsford): General and neonatal

Barts (London): Neonatal

Kings (London): General and neonatal

Consultant Paediatrician since 1994.

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health: MRCPCH and DCH examiner.

GMC: PLAB Examiner

Special interest in general and neonatal paediatrics, teaching and mentoring.

  • Department: Paediatrics
  • Speciality: Paediatrics
  • Based at Hospital site: Darlington Memorial Hospital
  • Special interests: Neonates, paediatric education
  • Secretary: Lisa Willans
  • Training: General and neonatal
  • Qualifications: MD, DCH, FRCPCH, FRCPI
  • Date added to the specialist register: 12 January 1996
  • Training role: Educational and clinical supervisor.
Dr Indra Thakur

Contact Information


Tel: 01325 743658

'In recent times, I have utilised admissions to Richardson for respite direct from my fracture clinic, even at weekends. I have never worked anywhere with this efficiency before - it is reassuring and invaluable for the patient.'

Patient, Lowson / Starling Wards, Richardson Hospital