Immunology and Allergy

The Immunology and Allergy unit provides care for Primary and Acquired Immunodeficiencies and allergic conditions.


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

  • Please address the referral to Head of Unit: Prof Stephen Holdsworth

Secure eReferral by HealthLink is now our preferred method of referral.

Find up-to-date information about how to send a referral to Monash Health Specialist Consulting Clinics on the eReferrals page on our website.

We’re changing the way we receive referrals.


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.

  • Please address the referral to Head of Unit: Dr Sara Barnes

Jack Jumper Ant Immunotherapy and general Allergy enquiries