Dr Goonetilleke has been a consultant General Paediatrician since 2009 and has a special interest in Paediatric Endocrinology. After completing his registrar training at The John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford he has worked primarily as a consultant at Hinchingbrooke Hospital and also holds an Honorary contract at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge.   Dr Goonetilleke sees children with most general problems including but not limited to: abdominal pain, constipation, cough, asthma and urinary tract infections. He has a special interest in child endocrinology, particularly diabetes, thyroid disorders, growth problems, obesity and puberty.     As an examiner and tutor for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, Dr Goonetilleke is responsible for ensuring the next generation of paediatricians are competent. He has numerous publications in international paediatric journals and has held courses to further the education of GPs. He is now working with Spire providing private care for children at The Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital and Nuffield Health at The Nuffield Healthcare Leicester Hospital.                                         

How to contact us

Consultant Paediatrician

Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital

30 New Road


CB24 9EL


01223 266990


Nuffield Health Leicester Hospital

Scraptoft Lane,


LE5 1HY.


0116 2988996



01223 66 06 06



Tess Southernwood

01223 66 06 06



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