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The Division of Allergy/Immunology and Pediatric Rheumatology provides consultation and management of patients with allergic disorders: Adult and pediatric, immune deficiencies, and immune-mediated diseases – particularly childhood rheumatic diseases.

Disorders We Treat

Some of the disorders we evaluate and manage include:

  • Allergic rhinitis and conjunctivitis
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Food allergy
  • Asthma
  • Urticaria
  • Angioedema
  • Antibody deficiencies
  • Complement defects
  • Neutrophil abnormalities
  • Cell mediated immune deficiencies
  • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Vasculitis
  • Scleroderma
  • Periodic fever syndromes
  • Other autoimmune and auto inflammatory disorders

Specialty Clinics

Our current specialty clinics are as follows:

General Adult and Pediatric Allergy – is held at University of Utah Health Clinics for patients with allergic rhinitis and conjunctivitis, asthma, food allergy, angioedema, and urticaria.

Pediatric Allergy – is held at Primary Children’s Hospital with special emphasis on children with multiple or complex medical problems.

Primary Immune Deficiency Disorders – are held at Primary Children's Hospital campuses – for children and adolescents with known or suspected immune deficiency diseases. We are an active participant in USIDNet, a national database of primary immune deficiency disorders.

Pediatric Rheumatology - are held at Primary Children's Hospital campuses – for children and adolescents with a variety of immune mediated diseases, including:

  • Juvenile arthritis
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Scleroderma
  • Morphea
  • Eosinophilic fasciitis 
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Periodic fever syndromes
  • Rare autoimmune diseases affecting other organ systems (e.g., opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome, and IPEX syndrome).

The high number of patients we see in each of our clinics allows us to conduct clinical research focusing on process improvement, with the overall goal of optimizing care for our patients and families.

CONTACT US

Phone: 801-213-3599
Fax: 801-581-6182

Department of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology

Primary Children's Outpatient Services Building
81 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, Utah 84113