Our staff will give you plenty of time at your consultation, during which a comprehensive history of all problems will be taken before skin testing. This will help guide the testing process and will allow greater accuracy in interpretation and also ensuring that no tests are missed. Careful questioning by the doctor goes 90% of the way to a correct diagnosis.
Our in-clinic tests:
Once diagnosed, the patient’s understanding of the causes of the allergy will make controlling it much more successful.
What should I do if I suspect my child has an allergy/ Do I need to see my GP first?
Some insurers require a GP referral in order to ensure your appointment is covered. It is important to ensure that the insurer agrees to cover the cost of tests including skin prick testing and blood tests.
Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth
In the last audited year we had no MRSA infections