NEONATAL
PAEDIATRICIAN

Dr. Howard Chilton
Neonatal Paediatrician,
Physician to babies and toddlers,
Blogs, Books, Parent Education,
Consultations, Presentations.

BLOG ABOUT BABIES

The Path to Empathy

September 18th, 2019|

Recently I was talking to a friend of mine who works as a pre-school teacher. She asserted that she could tell an ‘attachment parented’ child from across the room. “They are generally so much more calm and empathic! They will tend to go over and comfort a sad child. They think about what others are feeling’.   There [...]

Gratitude For Grandmas

November 7th, 2018|

After chimps or gorillas give birth, those mothers hold their babies closely and possessively for many months. They will not allow others to get too near or to hold their baby, and the mother is the sole carer. During the hunter/gatherer era, the life of homo sapiens was tough and precarious. Without sharing the care of her baby with kinfolk it [...]

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

October 18th, 2018|

HHumans are omnivores, that is, they can eat many different foods. We need food for our body to maintain and grow our cells. But the cells, especially the ones in the brain, are only interested in glucose. That is the only fuel that creates energy to power the cell. So all foods have to be convertible to glucose, and the [...]

OFFICE CONSULTATIONS

SYDNEY

Newborn Medical Centre, Suite 16, Level 7 Prince of Wales Private
Hospital, Barker Street, RANDWICK, NSW 2031
Phone for appointments: 0497 643 273, Fax : 9650 4908.
Consultations: THURSDAYS

SKENNARS HEAD

Skennars Head Consulting, 27 Killarney Crescent,
Skennars Head, NSW 2478.
Phone: 0497 643 273 Fax : 6687 5431.
Consultations: MONDAY – FRIDAYS

SKYPE AND FACETIME CONSULTATIONS

If you are too distant to come to one of our offices, we can offer consultations via Skype/Facetime.
Purchase from the online shop and we will call you within 24 hours to set up a mutually suitable time

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BOOKS

Dr Howard Chilton - Baby on Board

The primary focus of Baby on Board is on ways you can love and care for your baby during the most vital time in a child’s development
– the first few months.

In this third edition of his successful book, leading Australian baby expert Dr Howard Chilton presents parents with all the information they need to be confident about looking after their new baby.

He refers to the latest international medical information so they
understand the reasons behind he advice. Not just the HOW but the WHY

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Dr Howard Chilton - Your Cherished Baby

This book has bigger horizons. It’s about ‘SETTLING, SLEEP, SOLIDS, PLAY and TODDLERS. It lays out the nuts and bolts of the first two years of your child’s life. This is the most critical time in their development. What they learn now about love, relationships and their value in the world will last them a lifetime. According to Dr Howard Chilton, one of Australia’s most respected baby doctors, you cannot give your baby too much love.

Drawing on his 35 years as a baby physician, Dr Chilton
explains the science that proves what many of us instinctively know: the way we feed, hold play with and settle our babies is what determines the kind of adults they will become.

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TALKS, PRESENTATIONS AND CONFERENCES

FRIDAY PRESENTATIONS

I give a Presentation Talk for new (and old) parents on alternate Fridays at 9.30am, at the Royal Hospital for Women in Randwick. Go to the 3rd floor on the main lift and the seminar room is right there near the lift door.

DETAILS

Alternate Friday Mornings at Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick
– see upcoming dates here —
It’s for Parents, Grandparents, and Passers-by. All Welcome.
Starts at 9.30am and goes for about an hour and includes Q & A.
NO COST. NO BOOKING NEEDED.
3rd Floor Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick.
Seminar/Dining Room by the lift.

TOPICS COVERED
THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO BABIES
  • The Why and the How of baby care

  • How to avoid helpful advice

  • Why babies are the way they are

  • How to settle them to sleep

  • ‘Spoiling’ your baby

  • How to wire up your baby’s brain for a lifetime of happiness

THE COLIC / WIND / REFLUX STORY
  • The truth about this issue

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OTHER PRESENTATIONS

I also give other presentations at various locations.
I’ll post the details on this website.