If you suffer from seasonal allergies, we can provide helpful tips to relieve your symptoms. Untreated allergy symptoms can prevent you from enjoying food, nature, pets and many household products. At Vanderbilt, we offer allergy relief by diagnosing your condition, educating you on the best treatment options and giving you a guide to help you know what to avoid. Our clinic can test, diagnose and provide treatment in just one visit. To learn more about our allergy program, please review the information below.
How to Recognize and Control Food Allergies: Watch Video
If you've ever had an allergic reaction to food, you know how serious these allergic reactions can be. Getting tested for food allergies is the best way to prevent yourself from having a severe reaction after eating the wrong foods. In this video, Dr. Allison Norton explains how to recognize and treat food allergies.
How to Recognize and Control Nasal Allergies: Watch Video
Common symptoms for nasal allergies include runny nose, sneezing, coughing and itching. When these allergies are not controlled properly, they can interrupt your daily routine and cause nasal discomfort. Nasal allergies are commonly treated with antihistamines or allergy shots. In this video, Nurse Practitioner Christine MacLean, explains other ways to monitor and control your nasal allergies.
Our staff believes effective treatment goes beyond prescribing medication. Allergy symptoms can affect each patient differently, so we take time to explain which methods of allergy management work best for you. We also explain the purpose of each treatment and how it affects your body.
Benefits of Treatment
Patients with well-controlled nasal allergies should experience less sneezing, coughing and itching when they are around common allergens like pollen and pets. Many allergies, including food allergies are treated in emergency situations with EPI pens. Testing at our center will help you understand what you are allergic to, so you can avoid those items in the future. Prevention is the best method when treating these types of allergies.
Should I Schedule An Appointment?
Many people suffer through allergy problems, without realizing help is available.