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Welcome
to the Allergy
& Asthma Clinic

Your health is in good hands

At the Allergy and Asthma Clinic, we provide long-term care for many chronic conditions. We have clinics in London, Belleville and Thunder Bay and we see over 2,000 new patients a year.

 

Our goal is to give you an expert up-to-date evaluation and to educate you about any problems we may diagnose. We give specialized care to patients suffering from various allergic conditions.

ASTHMA

A chronic inflammatory disease of the airways that causes symptoms like shortness of breath, chest tightness, coughing and wheezing.

SINUS PROBLEMS

A sinus infection occurs when your nasal cavities become infected, swollen, and inflamed.

NASAL & EYE ALLERGIES

Allergic rhinitis is often caused by pollen, but can also be triggered by common indoor allergens including pet dander, mold, dust mites, and cockroach particles. 

CONTACT DERMATITIS

Contact dermatitis is a rash that crops up on your skin when you touch or have a reaction to a certain substance. It’s red, itchy, and uncomfortable, but it’s not life-threatening.

ALLERGIC BRONCHITIS

Allergic bronchitis involves inflammation of the bronchi caused by an allergen, or something to which you are allergic. 

INSECT ALLERGIES

Insect allergies are an abnormal reaction to insects. It may be a reaction to: Bites or stings—causes more severe reaction than normal.

ECZEMA

A condition that makes your skin red and itchy. It's common in children but can occur at any age. Atopic dermatitis is long lasting and tends to flare periodically. 

DRUG ALLERGIES

A drug allergy is the abnormal reaction of your immune system to a medication. Any medication — over-the-counter, prescription or herbal — is capable of inducing a drug allergy.

CHRONIC COUGH

 A chronic cough is a cough that lasts eight weeks or longer in adults, or four weeks in children.

 

FOOD ALLERGIES

An immune system reaction

that occurs soon after eating certain food. Signs and symptoms include digestive problems, hives or swollen airways.

HIVES & SWELLINGS

Urticaria (hives) are red, itchy, raised areas of the skin that can range in size and appear anywhere on your body. Most common are acute cases, where food or drug allergies are triggers.