Dr Kathryn McCrea

Dr Kathryn McCrea

Consultant Paediatrician | Shrewsbury


Dr Kathryn McCrea is an experienced Consultant Paediatrician and Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. Dr McCrea trained in a number of Children’s Hospitals including in Glasgow and Sydney before completing her registrar training in the North West of England based mainly in Manchester Children’s Hospitals and associated district general hospitals. She then took up her consultant post in 2005 as a General Paediatric Consultant with an interest in diabetes and endocrinology at the Women and Children’s centre in Telford (SATH NHS Trust).

Dr Kathryn McCrea specialises in all aspects of general paediatrics and sees private patients at Summerfield Health, caring for children from four weeks to 18-years-old. She has a particular interest in growth and endocrinology in children and young people.

Dr McCrea is experienced in a wide range of Paediatric medicine, if your concern is not listed below please send us an enquiry so that we can further assist you. 

  • Respiratory
    • Recurrent chest infections, asthma, wheeze
  • Gastroenterology (stomach complaints)
    • Abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhoea, acid reflux
  • Haematology/Oncology (Blood and tumours)
    • Anaemia, easy bruising, recurrent infections
  • Neurology
    • Headaches, Migraines,  fainting and funny turns, dyspraxia
  • Growth problems
    • Concerns about short stature, early or  delayed  puberty ,weight issues
  • Bladder Problems
    • Urinary tract infections, enuresis (bed-wetting)
  • Feeding
    • Poor weight gain in babies, children with food intolerances
  • Sleep issues
  • Eczema