North Middlesex University Hospital - Paediatric Allergy Clinic

The Paediatric Allergy service at the North Middlesex University Hospital was established in 2012. It has grown immensely since its inception and is now a busy secondary care service with very close tertiary links. It is audited twice a year and receives fantastic patient and carer feedback.

Dr. Sohi is the service lead and is an Honorary Consultant in the department of Paediatric Allergy at St Marys Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and has been involved in the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Development of National Clinical Care Pathways with Allergies. The Service at the North Middlesex University Hospital is a one stop comprehensive service which is run and supported by three paediatric consultants. The service runs paediatric allergy clinics, asthma clinics, a community allergy clinic set in a GP surgery and multiple nurse and dietetic led clinics. It also offers and runs group sessions for patients and their families in addition to providing training for primary healthcare colleagues.

In addition to the three Consultant leads, the team comprises of two GP‚Äôs with a special interest in allergy, two Paediatric Allergy Clinical Nurses Specialists, one Paediatric Asthma Clinical Nurse Specialist and two specialist Paediatric Dietitians, all of whom are trained in the management of childhood allergic disorders. Services offered include skin prick testing, specific IgE testing, spirometry (lung function testing), as well as patient and parental education and home visits for children with severe disease. It is further supported by an on-site Paediatric Respiratory Specialist, Paediatric Gastroenterologist and Dermatologist as well as having close working links to specialist Paediatricians at Great Ormond Street Hospital and is part of the St Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust’s Paediatric Allergy Network.

Children Seen By

  • Paediatrician (General)

Immunotherapy

  • What Routes Of Immunotherapy Are Available: None

Service

Age Group

  • 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
  • Regular Day Case Sessions
    Children only
  • Rhinitis
    Children only
  • Urticaria / Angioedema
    Children only
  • Venom Allergy
    Children only

Lead Consultants

Specialism

  • Dr Dalbir Sohi
    Paediatric allergy

Consultants

Specialism

  • Dr Dhruv Rastogi
    Paediatric allergy
  • Dr Linda Walker
    Paediatric allergy

Lead Doctors

Specialism

  • Dr Malawana
    Paediatric Allergy

Doctors

Specialism

  • Dr Pollington

Health Professionals

Specialism

  • Ms Anne Biggs
    Allergy CNS
  • Adele Durge
    Allergy CNS
  • Charley Roach
    Asthma CNS
  • Carol Hanson
    Children’s psychological support services (CAPPLT)
Announcement

BSACI Global Allergy Online Symposium 2023

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