Our providers are dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment for a broad range of allergic and immunologic conditions. AAAC treats; allergies, asthma, sinus problems, hay fever, eczema, and much more. Our in-house lab services and dedicated allergy and asthma testing and treatment rooms allow AAAC to perform blood and or skin testing in a proper medical environment.
Over 70% of patients tested at AVISTA Allergy & Asthma Center elect therapy.
According to the World Allergy Organization, allergies are reaching epidemic proportions. The WAO also states allergies are a primary care problem and testing and treatment should be a central component for medical centers.
Allergic rhinitis (AR)/Allergies/Hay fever - Some allergic reactions include only mild symptoms, such as; sneezing, itchy eyes, itchy nose, itchy throat, red eyes, running nose, or cold symptoms and may be only seasonal. Others allergic reactions include more severe symptoms, such as; respiratory issues, ability to function and lack of concentration. In many cases treatment options can help patients live fully by controlling and possibly curing their allergies.
A condition that inflames, narrows and swells a person's airway. Symptoms of asthma include; coughing, chest tightness, shortness of breath, wheezing and may also produce extra mucus, making it more difficult to breathe. For many, symptoms of asthma are minor, while for others asthma could be life-threatening.
Most cases of asthma can be managed with rescue inhalers, like albuterol, and controlled with steroids. Achieving control for severe cases may require longer-acting treatments, like formoterol, salmeteroland, or tiotropium inhalers, and oral steroids.
Atopic Dermatitis (AD) – Intense itchy rash associated with dry and cracking skin. Typically, the rash appears on the arms but for many sufferers AD can appear almost anywhere.
AAAC provides a comprehensive array of services to treat adults (and children age 12 and older) who suffer from allergies and or asthma.
By employing various advanced allergy testing technologies, we are able to identify and treat the causes of allergy and asthma symptoms in individuals thereby enabling them to feel better and wake up feeling refreshed to lead a healthier life free of their daily or seasonal misery.