Service Description

The Paediatric Allergy service at Blackburn Hospital offers a service for children with allergies, including foods, dusts, pets and pollens.  The Paediatric team also care for children with related problems of urticaria, and angioedema as well as those with atopic conditions such as eczema, asthma and rhinitis.

Services Available at this Centre

ROUTINE ALLERGY MANAGEMENT

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

Staff

Doctors

Dr Dennis Corbett

Dietitian

Helen Mackay

Administrators and secretarial staff

Diane Cowgill

Contact Details

  • 01254 263555
  • Department of Paediatrics, Level 1 Tower view offices, Royal Blackburn Hospital, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH