Service Description

The Paediatric Allergy service at Wrexham Maelor Hospital offers a comprehensive service for children with all kinds of allergies, including foods, dusts, pets and pollens.  The Paediatric Allergy team (specialist doctors and nurses and our paediatric dieticians) also care for children with related problems of urticaria, angioedema and anaphylaxis as well as those with atopic conditions such as Eczema, Asthma and Rhinitis. It has strong links with the specialist paediatric allergy centre at Alder-Hey Children’s Hospital.

Services Available at this Centre

ROUTINE ALLERGY MANAGEMENT

  • skin prick testing
  • blood testing
  • dietitian support
  • adrenaline auto-injector training
  • food challenges
  • allergy management planning for home and schools

Staff

Doctor

Dr Ravi Palakurthi

Nurses

Lisa Owen

Specialist Paediatric Dietetian

Administrators and secretarial staff

Contact Details

  • Department of Paediatrics
    Wrexam Maelor Hospital
    Croesnewydd Rd
    Wrexham
    LL13 7TD

    United Kingdom