Pediatric Food Allergy Clinic
The pediatric Food Allergy Clinic at Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks diagnoses and treats food allergies in children, teens and young adult. About one in 13 children in Middle Tennessee has a food allergy. Our multidisciplinary clinic helps patients and their families manage allergic reactions to food and food products using education, nutritional counseling and help with choosing appropriate medications.
The clinic also allows patients to participate in and access research studies related to food allergy.
The Food Allergy Clinic sees patients each Monday. Please call (615) 936-5697 to request an appointment.
Meet Your Doctor
Your care team also includes a registered dietitian. Nancy Cranford, M.S., R.D., LDN; and a research nurse.
Why Choose the Food Allergy Clinic at Children's Hospital
- Center of Excellence
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) has designated Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Children’s Hospital as a Center of Excellence. We are now part of the the FARE Clinical Network, a food allergy research collaborative comprising 33 leading research and clinical care facilities across the nation.
- Expert care
Our multidisciplinary approach to food allergy management means you and your child will have access to the expertise of specialists in Medical Nutrition and Allergy & Immunology at Children's Hospital.
- Dietary help
Our program offers your family the assistance of nutritional counseling from a registered dietitian who will provide tips on food avoidance and lifestyle changes as you learn to live with food allergies.