Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Our allergists and immunologists treat kids with allergies, asthma and a wide range of immunologic disorders. Care for these pediatric conditions includes testing/evaluation/diagnosis, treatments such as oral and topical medications, and collaborative management and education to minimize symptoms. We have the ability to treat very common conditions as well as children with rarer immunodeficiency disorders and diseases.

Locations Offering This Service

Designated Food Allergy Center of Excellence

‘Specially for Children is nationally recognized as one of the “Centers of Excellence” within the Food Allergy Research and Education (FARE) Clinical Network. FARE Centers of Excellence focus on providing the most advanced food allergy care, including participation in clinical trials.

Because children with food allergies are likely to suffer from other allergies as well, asthma, eczema, environmental allergies and any allergic condition can be addressed alongside food allergy treatments at ‘Specially for Children.

Conditions Treated

We care for children with conditions including:

  • Asthma
  • Allergic Rhinitis (Hay fever)
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Drug Allergy
  • Eczema
  • Food Allergy
  • Insect Allergy
  • Recurrent Infection
  • Urticaria (Hives)
  • Primary (Congenital) Immunodeficiencies

Testing, Treatments & Procedures

Some of the pediatric services we offer include:

  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Blood Testing
  • Immunotherapy (Allergy Injections)
  • Patch Testing (Contact Dermatitis Evaluation)
  • Food Ingestion Challenge
  • Spirometry (Lung Function Testing)
  • Comprehensive Immune Evaluation
  • Intravenous Immunoglobulin Supplementation