Allergy and Asthma Symptoms in Fox Valley, IL

Symptoms usually indicating allergies include the following:

  • Hay fever
  • Sinus/chronic headaches
  • Nasal itching, congestion, postnasal drip, clearing throat, sniffles, and sneezes
  • Hives and localized swellings
  • Chronic or episodic itchy rashes
  • Cough, short of breath, wheezing both at rest and at exercise
  • Frequent or chronic bronchitis
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Ocular itch, rubbing eyes, tearing, redness, dark baggy circles under eye
  • Chronic sore throats and itching
  • Rubbing nose, nasal crease
  • Suspected food allergies at all ages
  • Allergic reactions to medications
  • Allergic reactions to pets with hair
  • Other animal allergic reactions
  • Reactions to stinging insects

Diagnoses that are often confused with allergies include the following:

  • Chronic sinuses
  • Chronic infection of the lungs or bronchitis
  • Non-allergic rashes (50% or more of all rashes)
  • Foreign object in nose or lung
  • Any constriction of the main breathing tubes
  • Simple local reactions to insect stings
  • Recurrent earaches in young children
  • Nose running from cold, peppers, wind, swimming, or eating
  • Pink eye in children or adults

We accept all forms of Insurance, Medicare and Medicaid

Dr. Ronald Wolfson, MD
Carole Wolfson, APN
Aurora Office - 630.859.3877
581 Sullivan Rd., Ste. B, Aurora, IL 60506
Hours:
Tuesday & Thursday
12:30pm – 5:15pm
Saturday
8:30am – 12pm
Geneva Office - 630.208.3980
1705 South St., Geneva, IL 60134
Hours:
Wednesday
12:30pm – 6pm
Friday
11:00am – 3:00pm