Meet the team

Who are we?

Childhealthy was founded by Dr Yiannis Ioannou, a general paediatrician based in London. As a parent and experienced paediatrician Dr Yiannis understands how concerned parents are about their children’s health. Dr Yiannis and Childhealthy’s goal is to provide parents and carers with easy access to high quality private paediatric care, access to multiple specialists and therapists, health advice and education, reassurance and treatment.


Dr Yiannis Ioannou

Childhealthy Lead Paediatrician and Founder

Dr Yiannis is Consultant Paediatrician at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and at the Portland Hospital and Bupa Cromwell Hospitals.

Yiannis graduated from Pembroke College, Cambridge University and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School. He has diverse paediatric experience gained in prestigious hospitals across London and Sydney that spans all paediatric specialities. Yiannis has two children who have provided him with the most valuable of all lessons and experiences as a paediatrician.

Dr Yiannis provides a combination of clinical expertise and a calm, reassuring approach to your child’s health and well being. We offer continuity of care from birth to teenage years as well as health checks and assessments for one-off illnesses and concerns.

Languages: English and Greek

''I see babies grow and develop from the first few weeks and build relationships with their families. It’s a real privilege and so rewarding.”

Dr Charles Stewart

Childhealthy Paediatrician: Associate

Dr Stewart is a Consultant Paediatrician and Associate within the Childhealthy Practice.

Dr Charles is a Paediatric Emergency Consultant and General Paediatrician, based at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and the Bupa Cromwell Hospital. Dr Charles has an interest in injuries other sport related problems in addition to all general paediatric conditions. 

Dr Charles attended St Andrews and Cardiff Universities, completed fellowships in Toronto Hospital for Sick Children and Westmead Children's Hospital in Sydney, and his training included a broad range of paediatric specialties including sports and emergency medicine.

Dr Charles works closely with Dr Yiannis, providing continuity of care within the Practice and expertise in emergency paediatrics and injuries.

Languages: English, French, Welsh

Bianca Parau

Paediatric Dietitian, Childhealthy Recommended

BSc (Hons)

Bianca Parau is a Registered Dietitian specialising in paediatric nutrition. With 16 years’ experience, Bianca is passionate about helping children of all ages eat better and develop a healthy attitude towards food whilst meeting their nutritional requirements to sustain optimal growth and development. Bianca specialises in feeding difficulties, food allergy, all gastroenterology conditions, weight management for both underweight and overweight children and chronic conditions.

She works closely with Paediatricians, Paediatric Allergists, Paediatric Gastroenterologists and various paediatric Allied Health Professionals to provide comprehensive multidisciplinary evidence based treatments.

Practice Management

Childhealthy is managed by Rachel Gould and Lisa Shaw. The practice management team is very friendly and always available to answer any questions that may arise before or after your visit. Do you have a question? Please contact us.


Book your appointment

Clinic, remote appointments and home visits are available daily.

We can always find a time to suit you, so please do ask if you are having difficulty finding a suitable time.