Blog Posts

What is an allergist/immunologist?

An allergist/immunologist is a physician that is specially trained to diagnose and treat specific disorders of the immune system including: asthma, seasonal allergies, eczema, medication allergy, food allergies and contact skin allergies.

Nov 7th, 2019
Contact Dermatitis

Red, hot, extremely itchy swollen skin reactions sometimes with blistering and peeling are delayed type allergic reactions of the skin. Keep reading to find out more about this type of dermatitis.

Mar 18th, 2020
Eczema

Atopic dermatitis is a chronic disease characterized by extremely itchy dry skin. Core treatment of eczema may surprise you. Keep reading for more information.

Dec 18th, 2019
Gluten and Your Health

Gluten-free has become a frequently seen buzz-word on packaged foods, restaurant menus and popular among those interested in health and fitness. Keep reading for the allergist's take on gluten.

Dec 6th, 2019
Hives (Urticaria)

Itchy bumps driving you up the wall? Keep reading to learn more about hives.

Nov 22nd, 2019
Can you be allergic to your own hormones?

Autoimmune progesterone-induced dermatitis can lead to cyclic patterns of rash, swelling of the face and flushing of the skin in women. It represents a form of hormone allergy.

Nov 1st, 2019