Dr Yiannis Ioannou is a leading Consultant General Paediatrician in London. He covers all aspects o...See more
Paediatrics is the medical speciality that deals with the correct growth and development of children. Therefore, its function is the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases which appear during childhood. The field of action of paediatricians is childhood, from birth to adolescence, when medical attention is very important because diseases and habits at this stage can influence growth and adulthood.