Allergy Shots, Skin Test, Diagnosis, Treatment

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Allergy Clinic in Austin & Round Rock - Texas

Testing, Diagnosis & Treatment

We strive to give patients comprehensive evaluation and therapy with personal touch and attention.

Allergy and immune system conditions can be successfully treated and managed through accurate diagnosis and testing.

Evaluation of Rhinitis
Evaluation of Rhinitis

Thorough history taking, physical examination, allergy skin tests

Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis
Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis

Treatments include environmental avoidance, medications and/or allergen immunotherapy.

Evaluation of Asthma & Other Conditions
Evaluation of Asthma & Other Conditions

A thorough history taking, physical examination and spirometry will be completed.

Peak Flow Meter Demonstration
Peak Flow Meter Demonstration

Proper technique for use of peak flow meters which can be helpful in home monitoring of asthma.

Oral (Open) Food Challenge
Oral (Open) Food Challenge

Testing includes incremental administration of food in the controlled environment of the office to determine presence of true food allergy.

MMR/Influenza Vaccines
MMR/Influenza Vaccines

Testing includes an allergy skin test with MMR or influenza vaccine for patients with egg allergy who may be likely to react to the MMR or influenza vaccines.

Inhaler Usage Demonstration
Inhaler Usage Demonstration

Inhalers can be ineffective if not used with proper technique. Use of spacers or spacers with masks makes it more effective and reduces side effects of inhaled medications.

Penicillin Skin Tests
Penicillin Skin Tests

Initial Pricks followed by intradermal injections of penicillin allergens to determine penicillin sensitivity. Usually requires half a day to complete testing. Results are known at the end of the visit.

Oral Antibiotic Challenge
Oral Antibiotic Challenge

Oral incremental admin. of antibiotic in the office to facilitate future use of antibiotics in selected patients. Usually requires half a day to complete testing. Results are known at the end of the visit.

Local Anesthetic Skin Tests
Local Anesthetic Skin Tests

Prick and incremental intradermal injection test to determine allergy to local anesthetics. Usually requires half a day. Results are known at the end of the visit.

Local Anesthetic Challenge

Testing includes incremental injections of local anesthetics to facilitate future administration of anesthetic during surgical procedures. Usually requires half a day. Results are known at the end of the visit.

Venom Skin Tests
Venom Skin Tests

Initial pricks followed by intradermal injections determine patient's allergic sensitivity to bees, wasps, hornets and yellow jackets. Usually performed on the back and requires a half day to complete testing.

Patch Test
Patch Test

Patch testing is performed to diagnose contact allergies by testing 29 commercial allergens. Paper patches with embedded allergens are applied to the back and left on for 48 hours. Test is read at 48, 72 and 96 hours.

Allergen Immunotherapy
Allergen Immunotherapy

Series of subcutaneous injections are administered in the office to desensitize patients to what they are allergic to. There is about 80% success rate with this treatment. This treatment helps nose/sinus symptoms, allergy induced asthma and allergen triggered eczema.

Environmental Allergy Skin Tests
Environmental Allergy Skin Tests

Skin tests are usually performed on the back in adults and on the arms in young children. The test is performed by placing drops of allergen extracts on the skin and then pricking through the allergens - pricks are superficial and not very painful.

Food Allergy Skin Tests
Food Allergy Skin Tests

Skin tests are usually performed on the back in adults and on the arms in young children. The test is performed by placing drops of allergen extracts on the skin and then pricking through the allergens - pricks are superficial and not very painful.

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Seeking relief from allergies, asthma conditions? Is Texan allergies causing you to sneeze and wheeze?

Allergies & Asthma clinic can help you find relief! We are conveniently located in Austin and Round Rock, TX. We serve patients from Buda, Kyle, Bastrop, and other Greater Austin areas.

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