Allergy Information

Allergic Rhinitis may contribute to other conditions not usually associated with allergies.

Conditions such as these may be signs that you have allergies.

  • Sleep Disorders
  • Migraine Headaches
  • Fatigue
  • Learning Problems
  • Malaise
  • Irritability
  • Difficulty Concentrating
  • Decreased Appetite

The most common causes of year round allergies are indoor inhaled allergens such as

  • Dust Mite
  • Animal Dander
  • Cockroach
  • Mold

About Pin Prick Allergy Testing

It will take approximately 30-45 minutes to complete the testing on your back.  Following completion of the testing you will be seen by Dr. McDonald or Yolanda Williams, RN, CS, FNP.  You should plan on being in our office for at least 1 ½ – 2 hours.

About Skin Endpoint Titration (SET) Testing

It will take approximately 2 hours to complete the testing on your upper arm.  Following completion of the testing you will be seen by Dr. McDonald or Yolanda Williams, RN, CS, FNP.  You should plan on being in our office for at least 3 – 3 ½ hours.  You should wear a sleeveless or loose fitting short-sleeve shirt for testing.