Services

Why Choose Us?

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  • On-call physician 24 hours per day 
  • Epic Electronic Health Record System
  • E-prescribing to pharmacy
  • Same-day urgent appointments 
  • Early morning and evening hours
  • Saturday appointments
  • Skin testing with immediate diagnosis and treatment plan
  • Doctors on staff at Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital and NorthShore University Healthsystem 
  • Located in the easily accessible Glen Medical Campus area
  • We accept most major insurances including Medicare

What to Expect at a Visit

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  • Skin testing with immediate results (prick, intradermal, patch)
  • Treatment plan on the first visit
  • Demonstration of use of inhalers
  • Demonstration of use of epinephrine auto-injectors
  • Detailed care plans on discharge
  • Individualized asthma action plans
  • Individualized food allergy and anaphylaxis action plans
  • Patient handouts available online for viewing after visits
  • Patient portal using NorthShore Connect system

Procedures

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  • Allergy testing for environmental and food allergens
  • Office spirometry
  • Patch testing for contact allergens
  • Allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots)
  • Testing for venom allergy
  • Venom allergy shots (bees, wasps, hornets)
  • Oral food challenges
  • Testing and desensitization to medications
  • Penicillin and other antibiotic/medication allergy testing
  • Immunologic evaluations
  • Biologic treatments for asthma, chronic hives and eczema

What we treat

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  • Year-round indoor and seasonal nasal allergies/hayfever
    • Pollens, Molds, Pets, Dust Mites 
  • Eye allergies   
  • Swollen eyes, itchy eyes, red eye
  • Asthma      
  • Wheezing, shortness of breath 
  • Vocal cord dysfunction
  • Chronic sinusitis 
  • Nasal polyps   
  • Sampter's Triad, AERD, Aspirin Allergy 
  • Anaphylaxis 
  • Food allergies 
    • Peanut, tree nuts, milk, egg, wheat, seafood 
  • Chronic cough 
  • Hives and Angioedema   
  • Itching, swelling   
  • Familial Cold Autoinflammatory Syndrome (FCAS) ​ 
  • Cold Urticaria 
  • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
  • Medication reactions 
    • Antibiotics/Penicillin, Aspirin 
  • Contact dermatitis 
    • Metal, nickel, cosmetics, hair dye, latex 
  • Chronic itching (skin) 
  • Recurrent infections  
    • Sinus infections, pneumonia, ear infection, skin infections, fungal infections 
  • Insect allergy/ Venom allergy (bee/wasp/hornet, fire ant)
  • Mast cell disease evaluation (mastocytosis/MCAS)