How do I make an Appointment?
Simply call us at (773) 665 4016 during our working hours or you can request an appointment online using this form.
What to bring for your initial consultation?
For your initial consultation you will need to bring a referral letter from your physician if necessary.
Here is check list for your initial consultation:
- Driver’s License or a valid ID
- Insurance information
- Referral Letter (if required)
- Reports, X-rays, MRI’s, CT scans etc. and any other relevant information
- List of medications (if any)
We encourage you to come to your initial consultation with a written list of questions to ensure you don’t forget to ask them when you are seeing the doctor.
What should I expect at my first appointment?
Initial visits will consist of a full history, physical exam and visit with a provider. A variety of testing and treatment (spirometry, breathing treatments, skin testing) may be performed. Medication demonstration, additional testing, labs or referrals may be a portion of your visit, depending on your case.
Does the allergy testing involve needles?
We test for a variety of allergens that you may be allergic to. Most of our allergy testing is needle-free! It is typically placed on your back and upper arms to help minimize discomfort.
Do I need a referral to make an appointment?
Some insurances require a referral to see a specialist, such as an HMO. A referral may not be required if you have a PPO. Check with your insurance company to see if a referral is necessary and if our practice if in network for your specific plan.
Are my medical records kept private and confidential?
Your medical file is handled with the utmost respect for your privacy. Our staff is bound by strict confidentiality requirements as a condition of employment regarding your medical records. We will not release the contents of your medical file without your consent.
How do I contact after hours?
In case of an Emergency, please contact 911 or go to the Emergency Room Immediately. Please listen to the full voice message of our after-hours answering service at (773) 665 4016 for more details.
What are skin testing instructions to follow prior to my visit?
Do you offer same day appointments?
Yes. This is schedule dependent.
Where can I find the forms to register as a patient?
How much will my visit with an allergist cost?
Please call your insurance regarding specific coverage of seeing an allergy specialist. Feel free to contact our office with any questions.
Do you have a cancellation fee?
We do enforce a no show or same-day cancellation fee in order to respect patient and provider scheduling.