Allergy Testing in Hampshire and West Sussex

Our private GPs offer food allergy tests in our clinics in Emsworth, Hampshire and Boxgrove, Chichester in West Sussex. We offer tests for a wide range of allergies. In easy reach of Portsmouth, Gosport, Fareham, Chichester and Bosham you can be tested in our comfortable allergy clinic in Emsworth or Boxgrove.

Food Allergies: Common symptoms

Common Symptoms that may be associated with food intolerances, food allergies and food sensitivities are:

  • Excessive tiredness
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Skin problems such as acne and eczema
  • Headaches
  • Recurrent infections

If you are experiencing any of these symptoms we can test for sensitivities to a wide variety of substances which in turn allows us to identify and treat a wide range of allergies and sensitivities.

Allergy Tests

We offer a wide range of allergy testing, you can choose from the range of allergy tests below.

Allergy testing options:

  • Complete Allergy Testing 

    Only a small volume of blood is needed for multiplex measurement of IgE antibodies to a fixed panel of 112 allergen components from 51 sources in a single test. Our complete test can also reveal unexpected sensitizations or help rule out allergy by delivering IgE results for a broad spectrum of allergens. As this test only requires a small amount of blood it can be a good option for children. Please contact us to find out if this will cover the allergens you have concerns about.

  • Full UK profile 

    This testing profile has been designed to identify the main causes of allergy as found in the UK. Allergies to any of the items below may be involved with eczemas, asthmas, skin rashes or irritable bowel syndromes. Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Food Mix, Cod, Cows Milk, Egg White, Soya Bean, Peanut, Grasses, Wheat Grass Mix, Cocksfoot, Meadow, Meadow Fescue, Ryegrass, Timothy grass, House Mix, Dog Dander, House Dust Mite, Cladosporium Herbarum, Cat Dander, Latex

  • Children's allergy profile 

    Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Cat Dander, Cows Milk, Egg White, Egg Yolk, Mite, Pteronyssinus, Peanut, Soya Bean, Timothy Grass, Wheat Flour

  • Comprehensive Food Allergy Profile

  • Finfish Allergy profile

  • Shellfish allergy profile

  • Milk and milk proteins

  • Food profile - nuts and seeds

  • Stone and soft fruit profile

  • Inhalants Allergy profile

  • Full food and inhalants allergy profile

  • Antibiotic Allergy profile

Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for Ampicillin, Amoxicillin , Cefaclor, Pen G, Pen V

  • Rhinitis Provoking Profile

Rhinitis symptoms of an itchy nose, eyes ear and or throat is often described as hay fever. Hay fever can ruin the enjoyment of the early summer months for sufferers, but with our test we can identify the allergens individual to you and treat them specifically. Allergies to grass pollen and cat dander, for example, can be specifically treated.

  • Eczema Provoking Profile

This tests for allergens such as Cat Dander, Egg White, Egg Yolk, Fish Mix, Hazelnut, House Dust Mite, Milk, Peanut, Soya Bean, Wheat 

Whatever your concerns we can help -  just give us a call on 033 022 02000 or 01243 766447 or for more information and prices please use our online booking system.

Making time for your health

At Southdowns we believe that giving our patients time to discuss their health is a critical factor in good health.

Our consultations are unhurried, allowing us to fully explore your concerns and talk through any issues you want to discuss.

Patient Confidentiality

We do not share any information about our clients with anyone else, unless you give expressed permission. Unlike the NHS we operate an “opt-in” policy regarding data sharing, meaning that unless told otherwise we will not share your details with any third parties.