Dr Archana Mishra

Consultant Neonatologist - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Telephone Number: 01204 390199

Professional Background

Dr Mishra graduated in India and completed her training in Yorkshire. She then went on to complete registrar training in paediatrics, neonatology and paediatric cardiology in Manchester and further neonatal specialist training in Bristol.

Dr Mishra joined the Trust in 2010 from Birmingham Women’s Hospital.

Professional memberships include:
- Royal College of Paediatricians
- British Association of Perinatal Medicine
- Paediatricians with Expertise in Cardiology Special Interest Group
- British Medical Association

Special Interests and Research

Dr Mishra has a special interest in neonatal cardiology, therapeutic hypothermia for HIE and neonatal simulation.

Dr Mishra has also been involved in the recruitment to a number of national randomized controlled trials. These include the UK TOBY trial, ADEPT, BOOST 2, INIS and ELVIS trials.


D Diacono, M Bowes, A Mishra. 'Survey of medical management of PDA in UK', Poster presentation at National PECSIG meeting (2011) Nottingham - Won the first poster prize

J Singh, S Sinha, E Alsop, S Gupta, A Mishra, S Donn. 'Long Term Follow Up of VLBW Infants from a Neonatal Volume versus Pressure Mechanical Ventilation Trial', Arch. Dis. Child. Fetal Neonatal Ed.(2009) 94: F360-F362

• A Mishra, SR Mordekar, IG Rennie, PS Baxter. 'False diagnosis of papilloedema and Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension', European Journal of Paediatric Neurology., 11(2007) 39-42

Dr Archana Mishra works in the following services:

Children’s Outpatients

The children’s outpatients service is delivered from a child friendly and welcoming department based at Bolton One. Children are seen by consultant paediatricians who work as part of a team of professionals including experienced children’s nurses, play specialists, allied practitioners, support workers and clerical staff. Apart from general paediatric clinics, there are various other clinics, phlebotomy (blood testing) clinics and some day case investigation and specialist immunisation services.

Neonatal Unit

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Bolton is one of three centres of excellence within Greater Manchester providing specialist care to sick and preterm infants. Our highly skilled professional team provides family centred care to ensure an excellent, positive family experience. The unit provides care for Bolton families as well as serving Greater Manchester and other areas when required.