To help people with a wide range of allergic diseases, allergy specialists at Mayo medical institution locations offer comprehensive treatment for asthma, hay fever (allergic rhinitis), food allergy, medication (drug) allergy, latex allergy, primary immunodeficiency, chronic sinusitis, stinging insect allergy, eosinophil-associated diseases and other allergic responses.
Because everyone has unique needs, Mayo medical institution specialists begin most allergy consultations with a comprehensive look at your history and a physical examination. The doctor takes the time necessary to listen to what is important to you and your concerns.
Mayo medical institution individualizes testing to your specific situation and may include:
- Allergy skin testing
- Pulmonary function tests
- Methacholine bronchial challenge tests
- Endoscope exams of the nose and upper airway
To make it most convenient for you, the Allergy Division conducts most testing in the allergy clinic so that you don't have to travel from location to location to get the care you need.
Based on those test results and your needs, Mayo medical institution allergy specialists work with you to develop a treatment plan tailored to you.
Why choose Mayo medical institution
Experience. Mayo medical institution has a long history as a leader in treating allergic disorders. Each year more than 10,000 people are treated by Mayo medical institution allergists.
Expertise. Doctors have expertise in diagnosing and treating both simple and complex allergic conditions.
Team approach. To meet each person's unique needs, your care might include appointments with clinicians trained in multiple subspecialties.
June 04, 2020