Children's Hospital for Wales and Llandough Hospitals - Paediatric Allergy Service

Regular clinics are held for children with asthma, eczema. hay fever and food allergies. These are led by very experienced paediatric and nurse specialists. Immediate allergy(IgE) skin prick tests are available. Less frequent joint dermatology, drug allergy and allergy with an immunologist clinicsare also provided. Food and drug challenges are performed in the children’s hospital. Some sublingual immunotherapy is available.

Children Seen By

  • Paediatrician (General)

Immunotherapy

  • Immunotherapy For Pollen
  • Immunotherapy For Non Pollen Inhalents
  • Immunotherapy For Venom
  • What Routes Of Immunotherapy Are Available: Sublingual Only

Other

  • Adult physician (allergist)

Service

Age Group

  • Desensitisation / Immunotherapy
    Children only
  • Drug Allergy with Challenge
    Children only
  • Drug Allergy Without Challenge
    Children only
  • Eczema
    Children only
  • Food Allergy
    Children only
  • General Anaesthetic Allergy
    Children only
  • Latex Allergy
    Children only
  • Regular Challenge Sessions
    Children only
  • Rhinitis
    Children only
  • Urticaria / Angioedema
    Children only
  • Venom Allergy
    Children only

Lead Consultants

Specialism

  • Dr David Tuthill
    Paediatrician

Consultants

Specialism

  • Dr Tariq El Shanawany
    Immunologist
  • Dr John Thompson
    Pharmacologist
  • Dr Jenny Hughes
    Dermatologist
  • Dr Manju Kalavala
    Dermatologist
  • Dr Ru Katagampolu
    Dermatologist

Health Professionals

Specialism

  • Sr Ruth Powell
    Allergy Nurse
  • Sr Jess Pritcher
    Allergy Nurse
  • Sr Anne Jenkins
    Allergy Nurse
  • Ms Carolyn Powell
    Dietitian
  • Ms Sian Evans
    Dietitian
  • Sr Sue Lewis
    Allergy Nurse
Announcement

BSACI Global Allergy Online Symposium 2023

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