Allergy & Immunology

About Texas Children's

Our Allergy and Immunology specialists have excellent clinical expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of children with allergy, asthma and primary immunodeficiency.


Conditions & Services

Conditions we treat include:
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Non-allergic (vasomotor/irritant) rhinitis
  • Allergic conjunctivitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Headache
  • Asthma
  • Cough
  • Recurrent bronchitis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Wheezing
  • Atopic Dermatitis (eczema)
  • Itching
  • Hives
  • Angioedema (swelling)
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Food Allergies
  • Drug Allergies
  • Vaccine Allergies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Stinging Insect Allergies (bee, wasp, hornet, fire ant)
  • Immune deficiency (problems fighting infections)
Services we offer include:
  • Environmental counseling
  • Medication management
  • Skin testing for:
    • Environmental allergies
    • Food allergies
    • Stinging insect allergies
    • Drug allergies
    • Vaccine allergies
  • Blood testing for:
    • Environmental allergies
    • Food allergies
    • Stinging insect allergies
  • Spirometry (lung function testing)
  • Subcutaneous Immunotherapy (Allergy Shots) to environmental allergens and insect venoms
  • Sublingual Immunotherapy (FDA-approved Allergy tablets)
  • Patch testing
  • Oral food challenges
  • Biologic Injectable Therapies for Allergic Asthma and Chronic Hives