Dr Sanjiv Nichani


MB BS (India), MRCP (Paed)

GMC number: 4004400

Practicing since: 1984



Sub-specialties: Paediatric intensive care medicine

Consultation times

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Dr Nichani has been a highly respected Consultant Paediatrician for more than 15 years at Leicester Royal Infirmary and Glenfield General Hospital.  

He specialises in all areas of paediatrics including dermatology, allergies including hayfever and asthma, constipation, urinary tract infections and paediatric atopy. He is the Lead Paediatric Consultant here and heads up our Children's Service where we currently see over 1000 children per year.

Dr Nichani is the Lead Consultant for paediatric intensive care and high dependency care for University Hospitals of Leicester and East Midlands region.

He is also founder of Healing Little Hearts - the Leicestershire charity sending teams of surgeons and specialists to India to perform life saving treatment on babies and children. 

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Sanjiv Nichani at Nuffield Health

  • Allergy testing
  • Neonatal medicine
  • Paediatric medicine
  • Community paediatrics (including behavioural and development issues)

Locations Dr Sanjiv Nichani works with

Related experience


  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Medical Protection Society

Other post held

  • Consultant Paediatrician, Leicester Royal Infirmary &amp
  • Glenfield General Hospital


Dr Sanjiv Nichani does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Sanjiv Nichani does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Sanjiv Nichani holds the following paid advisory role(s) either at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health:

Dr Nichani holds a Paediatric Resident Medical Officer advisory role