Dr Shirleen Balbir Singh
LRCP & SI, MB BCh NUI, MIPH, FRACP
CONSULTANT GENERAL PAEDIATRICIAN
Dr Shirleen Balbir Singh is a Consultant Paediatrician. She gained her medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland before moving to Australia in 2008 where she completed her training in Paediatrics and Child Health. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. She also completed a Masters in International Public Health at the University of Sydney in 2015.
Shirleen has worked at Sydney Children’s Hospital Network, Royal North Shore Hospital, St George’s Hospital and John Hunter Children’s Hospital. She specialises in children’s health of all ages from newborns to adolescents. She has extensive experience in acute and complex General Paediatrics and also has trained in Paediatric Palliative Medicine.
She is highly compassionate and places a strong emphasis on having good communication with her patients. Being a mum herself, Shirleen understands the stresses families go through dealing with a sick child and aims to provide support for her patients.
Areas of interest:
- Newborn Health Care including Infant Colic, Reflux and other Gastrointestinal disorders
- Chronic Complex Care including patient’s with physical and learning disabilities
- General Paediatrics from newborns till adolescents