Service Description

The Paediatric Allergy service at Tameside 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 Helen Purves
Dr David Levy

Nurses

Alison Pridham
Clair Armit

Administrators and secretarial staff

Joanna Robinson

Contact Details

  • Tameside and Glossop Integrated care NHS foundation Trust,
    Fountain Street,
    Ashton under Lyne,
    OL6 9RW