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Lurie Childrens at Cadence Health: Pediatric Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
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Pediatric Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

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The pediatric allergy/asthma/immunology specialists in the pediatric program, Lurie Children's at Cadence Health, treat children with:

  • Allergic rhinitis (nasal allergies)
  • Allergic conjunctivitis (eyes)
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema (swelling)
  • Asthma
  • Atopic dermatitis (eczema)
  • Cough
  • Drug allergies
  • Eosinophilic gastrointestinal disease
  • Immunodeficiency (recurrent infections)
  • Peanut/Nut & other food allergies
  • Sinusitis
  • Stinging Insect Allergies
  • Wheezing
  • Urticaria (hives & other rashes)
  • Vocal cord dysfunction

Services

The team provides extensive treatment options, offering on-site, in-depth diagnostic testing and evaluation including:

  • Allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots)
  • Drug allergy testing and challenge
  • Food patch testing for eosinophilic gastrointestinal disease
  • Food challenge
  • Laboratory evaluation of the immune system
  • Local anesthetic allergy testing and challenge (lidocaine, bupivcaine, etc.)
  • Pulmonary function testing (for asthma)
  • Skin Testing (airborne – environmental, food, venom -bee, wasp stings)
  • Testing for penicillin allergy
  • Xolair (for severe asthma)

Location

Patient visits are scheduled at the pediatric specialists' medical practice offices located off-site from the CDH campus.

To request a first-time appointment, call 1-800-543-7362 (1-800-KIDS-DOC®). TTY for the hearing impaired 1-800-526-0844.

* Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago at Cadence Health is a collaborative program between Cadence Health and Lurie Children’s. The physicians participating in this program are neither agents of nor employed by Cadence Health or any of its affiliates.