Sunderland Royal Hospital - Paediatric Allergy Service - BSACI

Sunderland Royal Hospital - Paediatric Allergy Service

This clinic specialises in the treatment and management of :
Food allergy, SLIT(grass pollen), Urticaria, Community Epipen and anaphylaxis management programme,Allergic rhinitis and Eczema.

Children Seen By

  • Dr Prashant Kumar


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


Age Group

  • Regular Challenge Sessions
    Children only
  • Desensitisation / Immunotherapy
    Children only
  • Regular Day Case Sessions
    Children only
  • Drug Allergy Without Challenge
    Children only
  • Eczema
    Children only
  • Food Allergy
    Children only
  • Rhinitis
    Children only
  • Urticaria / Angioedema
    Children only

Lead Consultants


  • Dr Prashant Kumar
    Paediatrician (Allergy and Respiratory medicine)



  • Dr R Geethanath
    Neonatologist and Allergy Interest (food allergy)
  • Mr Murray Waldon
    ENT surgeon
  • Dr E McNeil
    ENT Surgeon

Health Professionals


  • Ms Kim Coxall
    Allergy and Respiratory Specialist Nurse
  • Sr Sharon Thompson-Binks
    Allergy Nurse
  • Ms Tracey McMahon
    Staff Nurse (Paediatric OPC Nurse)
  • Ms Diane Richards
    Nurse (Paediatric / A&E)
  • Ms Heather Allaway
    Dietitian (Paediatric)
  • Ms Samantha Moffatt
    Dietitian (Paediatric)
  • Ms Tracey Webb
    Dietitian (Paediatric)

Project Manager for National Allergy Strategy

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