Dr Chris Rittey
Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

Dr Chris Rittey is a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at the Ryegate Children's Centre, which is part of the Sheffield Children's Hospital, a position he has held since 1991.

He undertook his neurological training in Glasgow where he developed an interest in epilepsy. The management of epilepsy has remained his primary interest and he now heads the North Trent Paediatric Epilepsy service.

He has a particular concern in relation to services for people with epilepsy and is a member of the Core Group of the Epilepsy Task Force, a national organisation lobbying for improvements in epilepsy care across the country.

He has been integrally involved in the development of epilepsy surgery for children in Sheffield and North Trent.