What we do

The Immunology Department provides a service for the investigation, diagnosis and treatment of conditions which result from dysfunction of the immune system.

We carry out investigations for:

  • Autoimmune disease
  • Allergy
  • Cellular immunology

We also provide a referral service to the University Hospital of Wales for investigations for:

  • Immune deficiency
  • Molecular  immunology

Who is it for?

Our services cannot be accessed directly by patients – a referral from a GP or specialist doctor is required (depending on the condition involved).

If you have any questions about the services available and how these can be accessed by you or your family, please contact your GP to discuss this further.

Can anyone use this service?

A referral from a GP or specialist doctor is required.

Opening Times

Monday to Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

What to expect

Results of most tests are available within one week.

Contact us

For general enquiries telephone: 01685 728365

Scientific/technical advice:
John Lewis (Immunology Service Manager) [email protected]

Michael Melhuish (Clinical Scientist) [email protected]

Clinical advice:
Dr Tariq El-Shanawany (Consultant Clinical Immunologist)
Secretary telephone: 029 20745814