Rutkowski, Chris – consultant allergist


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Secretary tel: 020 7188 7263

Areas of expertise: all aspects of adult and adolescent allergy, difficult urticaria and angioedema, drug allergy

  • Biography

    Dr Chris Rutkowski has extensive experience in all aspects of adult and adolescent allergy care and offers evidence-based, holistic and patient-centred approach.

    In addition to his clinical duties he sits on the Council of the Clinical Immunology and Allergy Section of the Royal Society of Medicine.

    He is a member of: British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology, European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and American College of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology.

  • Education and training

    Chris completed his medical training at King’s College Hospital in London and then a five-year specialist allergy training at the Department of Allergy, Cambridge University Hospital.

  • Specialist interests

    • Difficult urticaria
    • Drug allergy
    • Anaphylaxis.

    Chris leads the severe urticaria service at Guy’s and works together with his dermatology colleagues in the first UK joint allergy/dermatology difficult urticaria clinic at St Thomas' Hospital.

  • Research interests

    • Drug allergy
    • Difficult urticaria.
  • Publications

    Chris is a published author in the field of drug allergy and contributes increasingly to the education and training of allergists, general physicians and GPs at a national and international level.

    Download a list of Dr Chris Rutkowski’s publications (PDF 111Kb).