The best way to prevent allergic reactions is to avoid the substances that cause the allergic reaction. Board certified adult and pediatric allergy and immunology specialists Peter Benincasa, MD, and Richard E. Luka, MD, perform allergy testing at Consultants in Asthma, Allergy and Immunology in Clark, Clifton, and Garfield, New Jersey. To find out exactly what’s causing your allergies, call or book an appointment online.
Having an allergy to a particular substance can create symptoms that range from a mildly annoying runny nose to life-threatening anaphylaxis. By knowing what triggers your allergy symptoms, you can avoid specific allergens and reduce your risks of unpleasant or dangerous reactions.
Drs. Benincasa and Luka use allergy testing, combined with a physical exam and review of your medical history, to precisely determine what causes the allergic reactions. Allergy testing is safe and effective for children and adults of all ages.
An allergy test helps to identify the causes and symptoms that can affect many parts of your body. Some of the reasons include:
Some of the symptoms include:
A host of different substances can cause a wide range of allergy symptoms that can vary from person to person. Drs. Benincasa and Luka are expert allergists and immunologists who can determine what type of allergy tests you need.
Depending on your condition, they may perform one or more of the following allergy tests:
For the highest quality of care in allergy testing, call Consultants in Asthma, Allergy & Immunology or book an appointment online.