Shellfish. Peanuts. Cats. Pollen. Whatever the reason or the season, we’ll develop a personalized roadmap to help. The allergy team at HealthEast can diagnose minor to severe allergies for patients of all ages. And we'll be there to follow up and hold your hand. Or a tissue. Best of all, we have get-in quick appointments available. Call today and treat reactions – even before they happen.
About Allergy & Asthma
An allergist designs treatment for those who suffer from illnesses caused by the foods they eat and the dust mites, mold, pollen and animal dander in the air they breathe. These allergies can cause many symptoms. They include:
- Chronic stuffiness of the nose and ears
- Nasal drainage
- Hay fever
- Abdominal pain and diarrhea
- Many other illnesses
Allergies and asthma often go hand in hand. Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. It causes symptoms like these, which can make breathing difficult:
- Chest tightness
- Shortness of breath
While there is no cure for asthma, by working closely with your allergist, you'll be able to better control your symptoms.
Contact Allergy & AsthmaCall us when you need to make an appointment or get a question answered.
651-326-1044 – answered 24/7
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Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 am to 5 pm
Tuesdays, 8 am to 5 pm and Thursdays, 7 am to 5 pm
Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays 7:30 am to 5 pm
Injection hours (by appointment)
Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:15 am to 4 pm
Tuesdays, 8 am to 4:15 pm and Thursdays, 7 am to 4:15 pm
Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:30 am to 4 pm
Allergy & Asthma locations
You can make an appointment with an allergist at these locations.
3100 Kennard Street
Maplewood, MN 55109
1390 University Avenue W.
St. Paul, MN 55104
1875 Woodwinds Drive
Suites WL-20 & 150
Woodbury, MN 55125
MEET THE ALLERGY & ASTHMA TEAM
About your first visit
On your first visit, we will ask you questions about your symptoms to help identify the allergies that bother you. We will perform skin testing to confirm the causes suggested by your history.
One of our nurses will perform the skin test. He or she will describe the test as it is performed, and tell you the results as they appear.
The skin test helps explore the causes of your allergies. It points out the pollen, dust mites, mold, animal dander and foods that bother you today, or may bother you in the future. Patients often ask if the skin test hurts. You will experience some discomfort, but the test it not painful.
After the exam and testing have been completed, we will discuss your treatment. At times, the results of your examination will point to causes that you can avoid. Sometimes you cannot avoid these causes.
If medicines do not give you sufficient relief, we frequently use allergy injections to help you. These injections do not provide immediate relief; their effect gradually increases as you continue to receive them.