Service Description

The Paediatric Allergy service at Blackpool Victoria 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

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

Staff

Doctors

Dr Alison Simmonett

Nurse

Lorraine Sanderson
Alison Rowland

Administrators and secretarial staff

Patrice Day

Contact Details

  • 01253 650001
  • Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    Trust Headquarters
    Blackpool Victoria Hospital
    Whinney Heys Road
    Blackpool
    FY3 8NR