Dr Chester Tan

Chester specialises in the field of Developmental and Behavioural Paediatrics. He has a special interest in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). He is keen to get to know the child or adolescent in addition to speaking to their families. He has been working with the Child Development Service, Complex ADHD Team and Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service. He is interested in areas of developmental, learning, behavioural, neurological and mental health. He is a strong advocate for the children and their families for their best interest. He is also skilled and interested in doing Autism assessments including the young children. He is familiar with the multidisciplinary approach for children and adolescents with complex issues. He is a good interface between Paediatrics and Child Psychiatry having worked with various Child Psychiatrists previously. He is keen to understand not only a child’s development and learning, but also a child’s mental health and wellbeing through various assessment methods.