Allergies or allergic diseases are caused by a hypersensitivity of the immune system to various substances in the environment. These can range from hayfever, which is caused by pollen through to reactions to animal hair. Many of the common triggers include plant-based materials and specific foods with reactions ranging from itching, swelling and irritation of the mouth/throat to full-blown anaphylaxis, with airway closure and/or a drop in blood pressure.
With access to a full range of the latest diagnostics including in-house skin prick testing for allergies and drug and food provocation challenge testing for more complex cases. Our cutting edge technology gives patients the latest up-to-date biological treatments, which can help reduce the response of the immune system to certain stimuli.