Allergy Testing

Looking for allergy testing near you in Orlando, FL? Powers Pediatrics offers the Same Day Appointments for allergies, Symptoms, and Treatments. We accept Medicaid and Most Major Insurances.

Allergy Test Pricing At Powers Pediatrics

If You Are Experiencing These Allergy Symptoms

Symptoms can occur anywhere from a few minutes after exposure to a few hours later.

  • Frequent sneezing
  • Watery Eyes
  • Post-Nasal Drip
  • Itchy throat
  • Puffy Eyelids
  • Disturbed sleep

How It Could Affect Your Life

Which could have an immediate impact on your life.

  • vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Itchy Rash
  • Hives
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Difficulty Breathing

Why & How?

One in three children has some form of allergy, If left untreated can cause all sorts of problems. Allergic reactions occur when the immune system overreacts to a foreign substance. Normally, the immune system protects us from harmful organisms that can cause illness.

We take the time to understand your medical history, symptoms, and lifestyle factors to develop a personalized testing and customized treatment plan that’s tailored to your unique needs.

Book an appointment today for your child’s allergy testing and help them find relief!

Major Types Of Allergies And Their Symptoms

Child Caught with enviromental allergy

Environmental Allergy

Environmental allergies occur when an individual’s immune system responds to airborne allergens, such as pollen, dust mites, and pet dander. Common symptoms can include sneezing, a runny or stuffy nose, and itchy or watery eyes.

Child Caught with Food allergy

Food Allergy

Food allergies develop when the immune system reacts to a certain food, triggering an allergic reaction. Symptoms can range from mild to severe and may include hives, itching, swelling, abdominal pain, and vomiting.

Skin Allergy

Skin is our largest organ and is constantly exposed to toxins. Skin allergies can develop when an individual comes into contact with an allergen such as poison ivy, latex, or certain metals. Symptoms can include redness, itching, hives, and swelling.

Medication Allergy

If your child experience symptoms (hives, vomiting, shortness of breath) after taking medications, contact the prescribing doctor’s office. If your doctor is unable to be reached or looking for an Allergist near you, We highly recommend contacting our office or visiting our clinic to referred to a specialist.

We Offer Skin Allergy Tests (Scratch Tests)

Powers Pediatrics offer scratch testing which checks for immediate allergic reaction to as many as 75 + different substances at once. This is usually done to find allergies to pollen, mold, pet dander, dust mites, and foods in adults & Childs.

Types Of Treatments Available

Treatment plans vary by child based on their individual need and diagnosis. These are three easy ways to treat your allergies for good.

Allergy Shots and Allergy Drops

Immunotherapy therapy reduces reactions caused by exposure to substances that the individual may be allergic to, thus strengthening the immune system’s resistance.

Allergy Shots

This involves injecting small amounts of allergen extracts into the body to boost the immune system without triggering an allergic reaction.

Allergy Drops

Allergy drops (sublingual immunotherapy) are taken at home, typically daily, to boost tolerance and immunity. A small dose of allergen is delivered in liquid or tablet form under the tongue.

FAQs On Allergy Testing

What symptoms of allergies should I be aware of?

Allergy Symptoms can vary depending on the person, but some common symptoms include sneezing, itchy eyes, a runny nose, and a scratchy throat. Patients may also experience fatigue, headaches, and mood changes.

What are the benefits of getting an allergy test for your child?

An allergy test is a quick and easy way to determine if your child is affected. It can help you identify the specific allergens that are causing your child's symptoms so that you can take the necessary steps to avoid them.

In addition, having a test can provide peace of mind for both you and your child by giving everyone the opportunity to prepare proactively for potential allergic reaction before they occur.

What is the youngest age for allergy testing?

At Powers Pediatrics, we generally recommend that children at around 6 months old.

Can you eat or drink before the test?

It is recommended that you eat or drink before testing, as this can help to ensure accurate results. Always consult your doctor or allergist, as they may have specific instructions for you to follow based on your individual situation.

What should I do before an allergy test?

Stop all antihistamines 1 week prior to this testing as they may interfere with results. These antihistamines include those by prescription and over-the-counter.

How long does Allergy testing take?

At Powers Pediatrics, It usually takes about 30-45 minutes, so you can usually get your allergy test results right away.

How much does an allergy test cost?

At Powers Pediatrics, it will cost you around $200 on average. However, this price may differ depending on your particular insurance plan.

Are allergy testing worth the money?

Yes, allergy tests are worth the money for children if they experience persistent or severe allergy symptoms. These tests can help identify specific allergens, allowing for targeted treatment and avoidance strategies, ensuring better health and quality of life for your child.

How do I get a test for allergies near me?

To get a test for allergies near you, we recommend visit to our office or call us at 407-286-2965 or book an appointment. We will perform the allergy testing to help identify potential allergens for your child.