Allergy Pediatricians

Below are two pediatric allergy doctors that I recommend.
Dr Adam Fox:
One of only a handful of UK doctors with recognised higher specialist training in Paediatric Allergy.

Consultant at one of Europe’s largest specialist children’s allergy centres.

Awarded ‘Paediatric Allergist of the Year’ (2007) by Allergy UK.

Actively involved in cutting edge research and the use of new treatments not available outside of specialist departments.

Extensive experience in the management of food allergy, eczema, asthma, rhinitis (hayfever) and conjunctivitis as well as drug and insect sting allergy.

Dr Adam Fox graduated from Cambridge University with double honours in Medical and Neurosciences before completing his clinical medical training at University College London. He trained in Paediatrics and then Paediatric Allergy in some of the country’s leading teaching hospitals including Gt Ormond St Hospital, St Mary’s and the Royal Free Hospital. He is now a consultant Paediatric Allergist at Guys’ & St Thomas’ Hospitals, where his clinic was recently visited by the Science and Technology Committee of the House of Lords as an exemplar of good clinical practice whilst preparing for their report on UK Allergy Services. Adam is also an honorary senior lecturer in Paediatric Allergy at King’s College London.

Adam’s other positions of responsibility include:Medical Adviser to Allergy UK and Anaphylaxis Campaign

Council Member of the British Society of Allergy & Clinical Immunology

Commissioning Editor for Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, the official journal of the European Academy of Allergy & Clinical Immunology

Medical consultant on children’s allergy to Dorling Kindersley and Annabel Karmel

Adam is also widely published on allergic disease in both the medical and lay press and has been quoted in numerous newspapers including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal as well as The Daily Telegraph, The Independent, The Daily Mail and Daily Express. He has also been interviewed on BBC News, Sky News & 5 News. Adam has given presentations and regularly lectures around the world.

Call – 0845 602 9038 or email


Dr Helen Cox

Dr Helen Cox is one of the few recognised UK specialists in paediatric allergy. She has extensive experience in the management of children with food allergy, eczema, asthma, hayfever, drug and insect sting allergy.

She read medicine at Cape Town University, followed by specialist training in paediatrics, immunology and allergy at Guys, Great Ormond street and the John Radcliffe Hospital. She was awarded her medical doctorate for research into eczema genetics. She is clinical lead consultant in Paediatric Allergy at Imperial College NHS Trust, and clinical course leader for the MSC in Clinical Allergy. She is an author of the NICE guideline for eczema and is helping develop national care pathways with the Royal College of Paediatrics and child health for children with allergic diseases.

Her service offers:

  • Comprehensive allergy assessment
  • Immunology assessment
  • Allergy tests and nutritional screen
  • Lung function testing
  • Food and drug challenge testing
  • Injectable and sublingual immunotherapy.


Contact details –

Primary Contact:
Hazel Ryan (secretary)
0208 367 7275