Allergy & Immunology
Don’t let allergies interfere with your favorite activities or take away from your routine at home, work or school. With the right treatment and guidance from your Cape Cod Healthcare allergy specialist, you can manage your daily life with allergies.
Allergies are your body’s hypersensitive response to substances called allergens. Dust, mold, pollen, pet dander and certain foods are common allergens, but they can be virtually anything your body considers a threat to your immune system.
Expert Help for Allergies on Cape Cod
Our bodies respond to perceived allergens with a wide range of mild to severe symptoms including sneezing, itching, coughing, rashes, swelling and vomiting. The allergy and immunology professionals at Cape Cod Healthcare have the resources, technology and expert knowledge to diagnose and treat a wide range of allergic conditions in children and adults.
Conditions We Treat
Common allergic conditions we treat include:
- Allergic skin diseases
- Asthma in adults and children
- Drug allergies
- Eczema food allergies
- Hives and swelling
- Lyme disease
- Nasal congestion
- Orthopedic infections
Services & Treatments
Allergy treatment is based on your medical history and the severity of your symptoms. Our services include:
- Allergy skin testing
- Allergy shots
- Allergy medication
- Balloon sinuplasty
- Diagnostic rhinoscopy
- Drug allergy testing and desensitization