The Paediatric Service at the Specialist Medical Clinic is led by Dr Maryam Tasbihi, a highly experience Pediatrician, having worked in the UK since 2008, and in Gibraltar since 2020.

She provides a comprehensive healthcare service for children, from birth to the age of 14, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Services include:

  • Comprehensive wellness checks – monitoring a child’s growth, development and overall health, as well as administration of routine vaccinations.
  • Treatment of paediatric problems including sleep issues, behavioural challenges, and general child-rearing concerns.
  • Treatment of acute medical complaints including fever, cough, cold, earache, stomach issues, etc.
  • Consultations regarding growth and development concerns affecting children’s physical, mental, or social development, such as delayed milestones or behavioural issues.
  • Nutrition and health advice, providing information on breastfeeding, formula feeding, and addressing feeding difficulties in infants and young children.
  • Treatment of chronic health conditions, such as asthma, allergies, diabetes, or developmental disorders for their effective management.
  • Preventive care, important to promote good health and prevent future health issues, providing guidance on safety, injury prevention, and healthy lifestyle habits.

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Your Specialists

Dr Maryam Tasbihi


Areas of expertise

Medical care and treatment of babies, infants, children and adolescents. Diagnosis and management of a wide range of Paediatric conditions in different specialties- developmental milestones, growth and nutrition, vaccination, common illnesses, chronic diseases and providing guidance to parents for children’s overall well being.

Education and professional training

Upon qualifying from Hamedan Medical University in Iran, I joined the UK training programme in 2001 and completed my Paediatric specialist training with higher specialist training in Paediatric diabetes in UK, East of England deanery.

Professional Qualifications, Associations & Accomplishments

Fully accredited specialist in Paediatrics with special interest in Paediatric diabetes in UK. Full CCT on specialist register in UK. Membership of Royal college of Paediatrics and child health, UK. Full registration with UK General Medical council and Gibraltar medical registration board.

Professional experience

Having practiced as a Paediatrician with the NHS in the UK, working in different hospitals across London and East England, I started working in the Gibraltar Health Authority as consultant Paediatrician in 2020. As well as providing general Paediatric care, I also have a special interest in diabetes.

Languages spoken

English and Farsi


Travelling, music and swimming.