Allergy

Allergy Services

UTMB Health specialists offer the highest level of care for patients for a wide range of conditions and services. Our physicians and care teams that address allergy-related issues reside in two clinical areas— the Division of Allergy and Immunology, and the Department of Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat):

Division of Allergy & Immunology

Allergy & Immunology treat these conditions:

  • Acute and Chronic Sinusitis
  • Allergic and Chronic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Aspirin Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Cough
  • Drug Allergies
  • Eczema and Rashes
  • Eye Allergies
  • Food Allergies
  • Hay Fever
  • Hives and Swelling (Urticaria/Angioedema)
  • Immune Deficiencies
  • Insect Allergies
  • Mastocytosis
  • Nasal Cavity issues
  • Nasal Obstructions
  • Penicillin Allergies
  • Smell Disorders

Allergy & Immunology services include:

  • Allergy Shots (Immunotherapy)
  • Allergy Testing
  • Drug Challenges and Desensitization
  • ELISA Immunocap - Blood Testing for Allergies
  • Exercise Lung Function Test
  • Food Challenges and Testing
  • IVIG (Intravenous Immunoglobulin) Therapy
  • Lung Function Testing (Spirometry)
  • Methacholine and exercise challenge
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Skin Testing (Immediate and delayed)
  • Skin Biopsies
  • Sublingual Immunotherapy
  • Venom Immunotherapy

 

Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat)

ENT treats the following Allergy conditions:

  • Acute and Chronic Sinusitis
  • Allergic and Chronic Rhinitis
  • Hay Fever
  • Nasal Cavity Issues
  • Nasal Obstructions
  • Smell Disorders

ENT's Allergy services include:

  • Allergy Shots (Immunotherapy)
  • Allergy Testing
  • RAST/ELISA – Blood Testing for Allergies
  • Skin Testing (Immediate and delayed)
  • Sublingual Immunotherapy

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