Dr Michael Perkin

Consultant in Paediatric Allergy

QualificationsBSc(Hons) MBBS(Dist) MSc DCH MRCP FRCPCH PCHE FHEA PhD

Year of qualification:1993

GMC number:4009553

Main NHS base:

  • St George's Hospital

Member of:

  • MRCP

Clinical interests:

Drug and food allergies.

Training & background:

Dr Perkin held a Wellcome Fellowship in Clinical Epidemiology under the supervision of Professor David Strachan, the original proponent of the hygiene hypothesis. His PhD was on the relationships between the farming environment and atopy in children. His specialist paediatric allergy training was undertaken at St Mary's and Southampton Hospitals.

Personal profile:

Dr Perkin is a Consultant in Paediatric Allergy. He is one of a small number of highly specialised paediatric allergists working exclusively in the area of paediatric allergy. His special research interest is in trying to understand why increasing numbers of children are developing allergies. For the last seven years he has run a world leading study to try to prevent infants developing food allergies. For more information, please click here.

Clinic Times

Clinic Times: By appointment only

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Personal secretary

Jean Taylor

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