Are you tired of living with allergies?

Allergy shots expose the immune system to gradually increasing amounts of allergens, such as pollen, dust mites, mold, or pet dander, in a controlled and safe manner. If you need real-world relief, we invite you to visit Louisiana ENT and experience warm, compassionate care.

What are the benefits of allergy shots?

The benefits of receiving allergy shots include:

  • Reducing Symptoms: Throughout treatment, individuals experience a decrease in allergy symptoms. Common symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, itchy eyes, and congestion often become less severe or disappear entirely. For those with allergic asthma, the frequency and intensity of asthma attacks may also diminish.
  • Long-Term Relief: One of the main benefits of allergy shots is the potential for long-term relief. After completing the treatment, many patients find that their allergies become much more manageable, reducing the need for allergy medications and allowing them to enjoy a better quality of life.
  • Targeted Treatment: Allergy shots are customized for each patient. The allergens used in the shots are specific to the individual's allergies. This tailored approach ensures that treatment addresses the allergens that trigger a person's symptoms.
  • Enhancing Quality of Life: Allergy symptoms can be a significant burden on a person's daily life. By providing relief from these symptoms, allergy shots can greatly enhance an individual's quality of life, allowing them to enjoy activities and environments they might have previously avoided due to allergies.
Background media

For results in treating allergies, reach out to Louisiana ENT

At Louisiana ENT, we understand that when it comes to your health, you deserve the best. Our team of experienced allergists and healthcare professionals is dedicated to providing top-quality care and support throughout your allergy shot journey. We are committed to delivering the highest standard of allergy treatment available.

Signs that you may need allergy shots

If you've been struggling with allergies and experience the following signs, it may be an indication that allergy shots could be beneficial:

  • Frequent Allergy Symptoms: If you have recurring and bothersome allergy symptoms, such as sneezing, congestion, itchy eyes, or rashes, you may benefit from allergy shots.
  • Ineffectiveness of Medications: If over-the-counter or prescription allergy medications are no longer providing sufficient relief, allergy shots can be a more effective and lasting solution.
  • Specific Allergen Sensitivity: Allergy testing may reveal that you are sensitive to specific allergens, and allergy shots are tailored to those sensitivities.
  • Allergic Asthma: Individuals with allergic asthma, where allergies trigger or worsen asthma symptoms, may find significant relief from allergy shots.
  • Interference with Daily Life: When allergies interfere with your daily life, affecting your work, activities, or overall well-being, it's a clear sign that you should explore allergy shot treatment.

Choose Louisiana ENT for your allergy shot needs.

When you choose Louisiana ENT for your allergy shot treatment, you're selecting a partner who prioritizes your health and well-being. Our team of experienced allergists and healthcare professionals is dedicated to delivering exceptional care and support throughout your allergy shot journey. We're committed to helping you regain control over your allergies and enjoy a better quality of life. Contact us today to take the first step toward lasting allergy relief. Your path to a life with fewer allergies starts here.

Background media

Allergy Shots FAQs

What are allergy shots, and how do they work?

Allergy shots are a form of allergen immunotherapy. They work by introducing small amounts of allergens into your body, gradually desensitizing your immune system to reduce allergic reactions over time.

How long does it take to see improvement with allergy shots?

Improvement varies among individuals, but most people experience some relief within the first few months. The full benefit often becomes evident after several months of treatment.

Are allergy shots safe?

Allergy shots are generally safe when administered by trained healthcare professionals. Your allergist will monitor your progress and address any potential side effects or concerns.

How long will I need to continue allergy shot treatment?

The duration of allergy shot treatment can vary depending on your specific allergies and your body's response. Some individuals may complete treatment in a few years, while others may require more extended therapy.

Can I continue taking allergy medications while receiving allergy shots?

Yes, it's often possible to continue using allergy medications as needed during allergy shot treatment. Your allergist will provide guidance on managing your allergies effectively.

With 6 convenient locations around the Louisiana area, we're never far away.

Find Your ENT Request Appointment
Contact us media
Accessibility: If you are vision-impaired or have some other impairment covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act or a similar law, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to using this website, please contact our Accessibility Manager at (225) 769-2222.

We are aware of an issue impacting AT&T wireless customer ability to make phone calls to our facilities. If you are unable to reach us, please use this phone number 786-348-2775. We are in touch with AT&T to resolve this issue.

You can request an appointment HERE.