Allergies

AllergyIf you have allergies or care for someone who does, you know how miserable this chronic conditions can be. Our allergy specialists can diagnose your symptoms and customize a treatment plan to bring you relief.

The specialists at Meritas Health ENT diagnose and treat allergies, which are one of the most common chronic conditions. The term allergic reaction refers to how your immune system reacts to something in the environment, such as pollen, pet dander, dust, mold or medication, to name just a few. Allergies are:

  • Absorbed through the skin
  • Ingested by mouth
  • Inhaled into the nose and lungs
  • Injected (insect stings)

Common Allergy Symptoms

  • Headache
  • Itchy skin
  • Itchy, watery eyes
  • Nausea
  • Runny nose
  • Skin rash
  • Sneezing or nasal congestion
  • Trouble breathing

Diagnostic Tests

To get an accurate diagnosis, your allergist will test you for allergies. The two most common tests are:

Once you have a diagnosis, our experts work with you to develop a plan to help you manage your allergies so you can continue enjoying life.

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