Staff A-Z

We have a passionate and committed staff dedicated to caring for the children at Great Ormond Street Hospital. To find out more about a member of staff, their clinical specialty or to contact them, please use the search below.

Varsha Siyani

Varsha Siyani is a highly specialist speech and language therapist and has worked for the Speech and Language Therapy Department at Great Ormond Street Hospital since February 2013.

Kim Bates

Kim is a highly specialist Speech and Language Therapist working in the Neurodisability team. She has worked at Great Ormond Street Hospital since April 2012. 

Juliet Leigh

Juliet Leigh is a specialist speech and language therapist. She has worked for the Speech and Language Therapy Department at Great Ormond Street Hospital since 2013.

Juliet Taplin

Juliet has worked at Great Ormond Street Hospital since May 2008. She works with children with neurological disorders who have complex eating, drinking and swallowing difficulties (Dysphagia). She has 16 years of experience working in this field.

Debbie Sell

Dr Debbie Sell is a Senior Research Fellow in the Centre for Outcomes and Experience Research in Children’s Health, Illness and Disability (ORCHID), and is a Speech and Language Therapist.