Allergen immunotherapy is a form of treatment aimed at decreasing your sensitivity to allergens, by introducing increasing amounts of the allergen to a patient over several months. We have an 85-95% efficacy rate with children and allergen immunotherapy has been shown to prevent the development of … [Read more...] about What is Immunotherapy?
We would like to thank all of our friends, family, and customers who nominated us for the Best of Amarillo 2020. We are humbled by the community’s support for our locally owned business! Here is a direct link to vote for Dr. John Young for Best of Amarillo 2020 for the best pediatrician. Young … [Read more...] about Best of Amarillo 2020 Voting Has Begun!
Allergy related conditions are so common that they are among the leading chronic disease diagnoses in infants and children. One study has shown that 4 to 6 percent of children have food-related allergies and 15 to 25 percent have hay fever. This study also showed that 8 to 10 percent of children … [Read more...] about Important Facts About Allergy Testing For Children
Trying to determine the source of your child’s allergic reactions requires a series of tests. Allergy testing can cause some anxiety for parents and their children due to not understanding the process. Once you understand how allergy testing is done, you can help your child feel less nervous. Going … [Read more...] about A Parent’s Guide To Child Allergy Testing
Having a baby is an exciting yet challenging time. There are so many things to start thinking about and planning for before your baby is even born. From changes in your routine, to feeding and outside care, there are so many decisions to make before that day of arrival. One significant decision is … [Read more...] about How To Choose The Right Pediatrician For Your Newborn