Allergy & Immunology

Diagnosis and Treatment of Allergic Diseases for Newborns Through Young Adults

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Allergy and Immunology

Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s Allergy and Immunology department offers diagnosis and treatment of allergic diseases for patients from birth through age 21. 

The department's expansive range of services includes allergy consultations, allergy shots, comprehensive asthma management plans, skin testing and more. 

Our Clinics

Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Clinic
Outpatient Care Center
555 S. 18th St.
Columbus, OH 43205
Phone: (614) 722-5500
Fax: (614) 722-5501
Mon. – Fri. 9 am – 4 pm

Hilliard Allergy Clinic 
Hilliard Close To Home Center
4363 All Seasons Drive
Hilliard, OH 43026
Phone: (614) 722-5500
Fax: (614) 722-5501

Westerville Allergy Clinic 
Westerville Close to Home on N. Cleveland Ave.
433 North Cleveland Ave.
Westerville, OH 43082
Phone: (614) 722-5500
Fax: (614) 722-5501

Early Peanut Intervention Clinic
Outpatient Care Center
555 S. 18th St.
Columbus, OH 43205
Phone: (614) 722-5112

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Leadership

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

Mitchell H. Grayson

Mitchell Grayson, MD, is Chief of the Division of Allergy and Immunology and a Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

Rebecca Scherzer

Rebecca Scherzer, MD, is Section Chief of Allergy and Immunology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

Resources For You

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Asthma Care

Asthma Care is a user friendly mobile health application for iOS devices designed for use by children and teenagers with asthma.

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Asthma Program Resources

Nationwide Children's Hospital has developed an Asthma Booklet titled, "Tell Me About... Asthma". The resources from this booklet can be found in this section of the site. You can also download the full booklet.

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Allergy and Asthma Resources

Check out some tips and resources about managing your allergies and asthma.

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How to Use An EpiPen

Knowing how to use an EpiPen is important. Doctors are seeing more and more children with allergies, especially food allergies. EpiPens deliver medicine quickly and effectively. No child has ever had serious problems from a standard dose of epinephrine when using an EpiPen.

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Epinephrine Myths and Facts

Check out this handout with myths and facts about epinephrine.

Conditions We Treat

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Asthma and Allergy Resources

Managing your child's allergies or asthma? Check out some helpful tips and resources.