Service Description

The Paediatric Allergy service at Southport 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 Kandasamy
Dr Andreea Bontea

Nurses

Laura Thomas

Dietitian

Margaret Wilkinson

Administrators and secretarial staff

Sue Billing
Deborah Stokes

Contact Details

  • Department of Paediatrics, Level 3, Ormskirk & District General Hospital, Wigan Road, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 2AZ