Immunology

Who we are

PCH’s Immunology Department provides a service for children with allergies (including food, drug, insect sting and latex), immune deficiencies, and some auto-immune diseases.

Conditions we manage

  • immune disorders
  • autoimmune diseases
  • mastocytosis
  • hereditary angioedema
  • immunosuppressive therapy
  • allergic disorders, including
    • food allergy
    • anaphylaxis
    • severe atopic dermatitis
    • severe allergic rhinitis
    • drug allergies.

Services we provide

  • diagnostic testing including skin prick tests, intradermal skin prick tests, and challenge tests.
  • immunotherapy for insect venom such as bee and wasp, aeroallergens such as house dust mites and pollens.
  • evaluation and treatment of allergic conditions including asthma, eczema, allergic rhinitis, food, insect, drug, latex allergies and immune disorders. 
  • some same-day admissions for procedures and consultations for children admitted under other specialty teams at PCH.
  • outreach clinics at Joondalup Health Campus (external site) and the Mt Lawley REACH clinic (external site)

Hours

A 24 hour on-call service is provided to health professionals.

Outpatient services

  • Monday afternoon
  • Tuesday, 8am - 5pm
  • Friday morning

Location

Our outpatient clinics are located in Clinic D on Level 1 (take the Pink Lifts).

View the PCH map for more information.

Contact us 

Phone: 6456 2222 (PCH switchboard)