An allergy & immunology specialist is a physician who is specially trained in matters pertaining to chronic and acute allergies as well as deficiencies of the immune system. The doctor will determine whether an allergy, which attacks a person'simmune system, is present and determine the cause, whether it be environmental triggers like trees and pollen, food-borne like peanuts and dairy, the venom of insects like bees, or a medication like penicillin.
In addition to determining the allergen causing an immunological response in a patient, the specialist will treat the symptoms caused by the reaction.
Some of the allergen-caused conditions that an allergy & immunology specialist will treat include:
The area of North Las Vegas, NV has a population of approximately 214,518 people. There is 1 allergist near North Las Vegas, which gives it a ratio of 1 allergist per 214,518 residents or a ratio of 1 allergist per 65,737 households. There are 65,737 households in North Las Vegas.