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Allergy

Allergy

Whether you suffer from severe asthma, hives, sinusitis or allergies, we offer comprehensive, customized and cutting-edge treatment.

It's Seasonal Allergy Time

Coughing, wheezing, sneezing? With short wait times for appointments, we can help you find relief — now.

Don't wait for your symptoms to get worse. Find relief from your seasonal allergies today.

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Treating seasonal, food and other allergies with personalized care.
Allergy

Allergy

Whether you suffer from severe asthma, hives, sinusitis or allergies, we offer comprehensive, customized and cutting-edge treatment.

It's Seasonal Allergy Time

Coughing, wheezing, sneezing? With short wait times for appointments, we can help you find relief — now.

Don't wait for your symptoms to get worse. Find relief from your seasonal allergies today.

Expertise for Complex Allergies

Allergies to Food
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Food for Thought: Food Allergies

About 12 million Americans have food allergies, including anywhere from 4 percent to 8 percent of children, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

But allergy symptoms are not one-size-fits-all. And sometimes symptoms start mildly and become worse. You never know what to expect.

Do you have a food allergy? Find out how you can tell and what you can do about it.

Research: The Mysterious Red Meat Allergy

  • Did you know a tick bite could make you allergic to red meat?

    While more than 2,000 known cases have occurred in less than 10 years in the U.S., tracking incidents can prove challenging: The lag time between the tick bite and symptoms can be as long as one month, making it difficult to determine what's going on.

    Learn more about how tick bites can cause allergies to red meat.

Finding the Right Diagnosis
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Drug Allergy

Are you sure that you're allergic to penicillin? This allergy can disappear with time.

While about 10 percent of people report a penicillin allergy, further tests showed that most could tolerate the drug. Penicillin allergies can cause extra hospital stays and unnecessarily affect your treatment and care.

Get evaluated: Find out if you have a drug allergy at our clinic.

Asthma: Getting it Right

  • Do you have severe asthma? For asthma that fails to respond to the usual drugs, we do a comprehensive evaluation of all the possible sources: sinus, reflux, allergies or sleep disorders. You may not even have asthma, but a vocal cord issue or sleep apnea. So it's a matter of discovering the right diagnosis before we begin treatment.

    Find out more about asthma and how we treat it.

Allergy Care For Children

Our pediatric experts provide friendly care for your child's allergy needs.

At UVA Children's Hospital, we treat allergic diseases, including food and inhalant allergies.

Learn more
 about pediatric allergies.

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Join a Clinical Trial

Clinical trials look for better ways to prevent and treat asthma and food and seasonal allergies. Get access to the latest advanced treatments. 

Find out if you qualify for an allergy or asthma clinical trial

Allergy Podcasts & Articles

Cold or Allergy?

Sometimes it's hard to tell. Listen to a podcast on cold and allergy differences.

Sinus Trouble?

Listen to a podcast to learn how to reduce your risk for a sinus infection.

Asthma Myths & Facts

You might be surprised to learn about these seven myths and facts about asthma.