Head of Unit: Prof Stephen Holdsworth

The Immunology unit provides care for adults at Monash Health with Primary and Acquired Immunodeficiency’s. It also provides expertise in the management of angioedema, urticaria and systemic vasculitis.


Head of Unit: Dr Sara Barnes

The Allergy unit provides a number of services for patients with allergic conditions. We provide the state Jack Jumper Ant Immunotherapy service as well as bee and wasp immunotherapy. We also offer testing for IgE mediated medication reactions, rhinitis and asthma. Please note pts and Atopic dermatitis will be seen if referred by a dermatologist.

Our specialists include:

  • Prof Stephen Holdsworth
  • Dr Sara Barnes
  • Dr Priscilla Auyeung
  • Dr Kymble Spriggs
  • Dr Samar Ojami

Nurses: Ms Elizabeth Leahy, Ms Nicole Weibel, Ms Emily Heke

Referrals for Jack Jumper Ant, Phone: 0423 898 136 F: 9594 7877

All other referrals to Immuology and Allergy should be directed to Outpatient Access T:1300 3 iCARE / 1300 342 273 F:959 iCARE / 9594 2273

Referral Guidelines: Immunology & Allergy