How Can Allergy Diagnostic Services Benefit You?

How Can Allergy Diagnostic Services Benefit You?

Allergies may be easy to recognize by their symptoms but uncovering the cause of your allergies requires testing. Allergy diagnostic services from Advanced Allergy & Asthma Associates, Inc., in Crystal Lake and Elgin, Illinois, can help identify the triggers of your allergies so you can avoid them and better manage your allergy symptoms.

Purpose of Allergy Testing

In order to treat an allergy, Dr. Noga Askenazi and our team have to pinpoint the type of allergy you have and what’s triggering your symptoms. People can be allergic to food, substances in their environment, chemicals in household or garden products, pet dander, and the list goes on. Determining what type of allergy you have and its source is essential to outline a treatment plan.

Once we’ve diagnosed a specific allergy and pinpointed its trigger, you can take measures to avoid these allergens to prevent irritating symptoms. This may entail a change of diet or lifestyle, switching to eco-friendly household or garden products, or avoiding certain elements in your environment. Avoidance, however, may not be enough to totally resolve your allergy issues.

Benefits of Allergic Diagnostic Services

For your health and safety, it’s important to have a clearcut diagnosis of your condition. Allergic diagnostic testing provides that information. This can benefit you in the following ways:

Creating an effective treatment plan: Dr. Askenazi can recommend medications to manage your symptoms so your allergies don’t interfere with daily living. In the case of food allergies, we can help you develop a diet plan that excludes your food allergens but still provides all the nutrients your body needs for healthy living.

Helping you manage your circumstances: Allergy testing can help you make wise decisions concerning your diet, environment, and lifestyle to avoid putting your health at risk.

Avoiding serious consequences – Some allergies, like peanut allergies, can produce severe consequences. You can be alerted to your condition through allergy testing to prevent severe allergic reactions.

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Allergy Test Services Near Me in Crystal Lake or Elgin Illinois

Contact Dr. Askenazi and the team from Advanced Allergy and Asthma Associates, Inc. in Crystal Lake and Elgin, IL, to learn more about our allergic diagnostic services at (847) 888-8802.

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Dr. Noga Askenazi | Meredith Cirrincione

Dr. Noga Askenazi is a nationally recognized asthma and allergy specialist who is board certified in pediatric and adult allergy. Her areas of special interest are innovative treatment of rashes, sinusitis, food allergies, asthma and immune disorders. She was past President of the ISAAI (Illinois Society of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology), works on state and national committees for advancement of the allergy field and is a consultant for Advocate, Ascension Health, Northwestern amongst other health care systems. Her joy is helping patients reach their goals after together determining best treatments. Her staff and patients are a chosen family, and she invests in their happiness. She enjoys gardening, biking and cooking to good music.


Meredith Cirrincione is a board certified Physician Assistant and specializes in treating allergies, with a focus on asthma, rashes, environmental allergies, chemical and food allergies. She holds a Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from The Chicago Medical School - Rosalind Franklin University of Health Sciences. She is a Fellow member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Association of PAs in Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. She likes to approach things holistically. She is a strong patient advocate and adored by her patients. She enjoys singing, reading, cooking, and the great outdoors.