Comprehensive specialist allergy testing service
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Monday - Friday 9am-5pm

Immunology Reference Laboratory
Allergy Testing Service

from Spire Pathology Services

Our Clinical Specialists

  • Professor Richard Powell MBBS, DM, FRCPath, FRCP

    Professor Richard Powell is a nationally recognised authority in the management of allergic diseases. He sits on national committees advising on standards of allergy care and related drug treatments across the UK.

    Practising at:
    Spire Leicester Hospital and at Cozens House, 112A Harley Street, (Door on Devonshire Street)
    London W1G 7JH


    Special clinical interests:
    Urticaria and angioedema (hives and swellings), food reactions including food allergy/intolerances, anaphylaxis (severe allergic reactions), Rhinitis (hayfever etc), insect sting allergy, drug reactions/allergy, chronic fatigue/fibromyalgia syndrome.

    Research interests:
    Urticaria and Angiodema, Allergic rhinitis and food reactions

    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    Emeritus Professsor of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

    Year of first medical qualification:

    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    Member and Treasurer of British Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (BSACI)
    Member of BSACI Standards of Care Committee
    International Fellow of American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology
    Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology
    Fellow of the European Academy of Asthma and Clinical Immunology


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  • Dr Tracy J Lovatt PhD MSc CSci FIBMS

    Dr Tracy Lovatt has 23 years experience in clinical immunology. Dr Lovatt was responsible for creating a new diagnostic service in a large NHS trust and establishing a private allergy and food intolerance testing company. Dr Lovatt has had numerous articles published in national and international journals, and is an accomplished speaker and experienced lecturer.

    Practising at:
    Spire Leicester Hospital


    Special clinical interests:
    Allergy, Food Intolerance and Autoimmune Disease

    Research interests:
    Allergy, Coeliac disease, Haematological malignancy

    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    Lead clinical scientist, New Cross Hospital Wolverhampton

    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    Fellow of the Institute of Biomedical Science
    Chartered Scientist
    Member of the British Society for Immunology
    Chair of the Immunology Training Network
    Member of West Midlands Immunology Rationalisation Group


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Professor Richard Powell

Dr Tracy J Lovatt


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