Furness General Hospital - Paediatric Allergy Clinic - BSACI

Furness General Hospital - Paediatric Allergy Clinic

Our clinic provide Paediatric Allergy Services to children under 16 years of age residing in South Cumbria but are also accepting out of area Choose and Book referrals subject to clinic availability.
We offer Skin Prick Testing and Specific IgE Allergy Blood Testing for common allergies.
Food challenges and Drug allergy Challenge testing are offered along with Paediatric Dietetic Services.
We provide information of all common allergies and are currently setting up a new website on Paediatric Allergies.
We are part of the North West Allergy Network.

Children Seen By

  • Paediatrician (Allergist)


  • What Routes Of Immunotherapy Are Available: None


Age Group

  • Regular Challenge Sessions
    Children only
  • Regular Day Case Sessions
    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
  • Pollen
    Children Only
  • Occupational Allergy
    Children only
  • Rhinitis
    Children only
  • Urticaria / Angioedema
    Children only
  • Venom Allergy
    Children only

Lead Consultants


  • Dr Samarnath Sen
    Consultant Paediatrician with interest in Paediatric Allergy and Paediatric Respiratory Diseases

Lead Health Professionals


  • Ceri Heaton
    Paediatric Allergy Nurse
  • Janine Marshall
    Paediatric Respiratory Nurse
  • Louise Sharples
    Paediatric Respiratory Nurse

Health Professionals


  • Emily Brice
    Paediatric OPD Nurse
  • Lucy Budden
    Paediatric Dietitian

Project Manager for National Allergy Strategy

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