Dr Melanie McMahon

Consultant, Community Paediatrician

Professional background

Dr McMahon graduated from the University of St Andrews with a BSc in 1996 and then Medicine MBChb from Manchester in 1999. She completed her paediatric training in the North West as well as spending a year in Australia doing Emergency Medicine.

Dr McMahon subspecialised in paediatric neurodisability and spent three years training with the community team in Bolton and Manchester. She was a consultant in Wigan for nine years before joining the team in Bolton in October 2019 in the new integrated community paediatric hub in Breighmet.

Professional membership

  • Royal College of Paediatric and Child Health
  • British Medical Association
  • British Association of Community Child Health
  • Manchester Medical Society
  • British Academy of Childhood Disability

Special interests and research

Dr McMahon has interest in paediatric neurodisability, autism, ADHD, learning disabilities, epilepsy, safeguarding and Greater Manchester joint agency response to child death.

Dr Melanie McMahon

Consultant, Community Paediatrician

Contact Number

01204 463464

Dr Melanie McMahon works in the following services:

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