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Managing Pediatric Allergy Symptoms & Immunology Disorders

The immune system has a very important role of protecting the body from, and responding to, infections. Allergic disorders, such as food allergies and hayfever, occur when the immune system responds inappropriately to things in the environment that are otherwise harmless to others.

Immunodeficiency disorders occur when the immune system cannot properly fight infections, resulting in either recurrent or severe infections.

Allergic disease and immune deficiencies most often develop in the pediatric population. Our specialists focus on comprehensive evaluation and care of these conditions, treatment options for children, and how these immune issues can affect a child鈥檚 development and nutrition.

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Pediatric Allergy Conditions

  • Allergic rhinitis (hayfever) and allergic conjunctivitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Eczema/atopic dermatitis
  • Food allergies
  • Hives/urticaria

Immune Disorders & Immune Deficiences

  • Common variable immunodeficiency
  • Congenital immunodeficiences such as severe combined immunodeficiency, chronic granulomatous disease, and DiGeorge syndrome.
  • Hereditary angiodema

What Do I Do if My Child Has a Severe Allergic Reaction?

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New Patients

After you have scheduled your appointment, we will ask you to fill out a new patient questionnaire.

If your child may need allergy testing, we may ask you to discontinue certain allergy medications a few days before the appointment.

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