Dr Deirdre Peake



  • Fee assured

About me

I am a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist who o graduated from University College Dublin (1994) .In 2006 I was awarded a Certificate of Sub-Speciality Training (CSST) in Paediatric Neurology following completion of the National Training Grid scheme in Paediatric Neurology. I was appointed as a Paediatric Neurology Consultant in Birmingham Children’s Hospital in 2006 and I now hold a position as a Paediatric Neurology Consultant in the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children (RBHSC) Belfast since 2007. I publish in scientific journals and present at national and international meetings.

Paediatric Neurology
I am a paediatric neurologist who looks after a wide variety of childhood neurological illness including:
• Epilepsy,
• Headache and migraine
• Fits, faints and funny turns
• Tic disorders and Tourette’s Syndrome
• Developmental delay
• Developmental co-ordination disorders
• Abnormalities of gait
• Muscle and nerve problems
• Rarer neurological disorders including stoke, demyelination, metabolic and genetic conditions
My specialist interest within Paediatric Neurology is in the diagnosis and management of Paediatric Epilepsy. I run specialised epilepsy clinics including a Ketogenic diet and Vagal nerve stimulation clinic
I also have an interest in Tics/ Tourette’s Syndrome a

Areas of interest

Paediatric neurology; Epilepsy; Headache;Migraine; faints;Tic disorders; Tourette Syndrome; Developmental delay; Developmental co-ordination disorders;Abnormalities of gait; Muscle;Nerve problems;

Medical secretaries

My qualifications & training
Consultant's practices
Information for healthcare professionals

Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)

Procedures completed

  • 22000

    Routine electroencephalography (EEG) in adult or child aged over 5 (including reporting) - (1-5)

Report this page Edit details Print page

The information contained on Finder is submitted by consultants, therapists and healthcare services, and these third parties declare it to be correct and compliant with their relevant regulatory bodies' standards and codes of conduct. We're unable to guarantee the accuracy of all of the information provided.

You can find out more about the information on Finder and our website terms of use here.