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

        • Irritable bowel profile

          Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Codfish, Mackerel, Plaice, Sardine/Pilchard, Salmon, Sole, Swordfish, Tuna

        • Finfish Allergy profile

          Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Codfish, Mackerel, Plaice, Sardine/Pilchard, Salmon, Sole, Swordfish, Tuna

Shellfish allergy profile

Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Clam, Crab, Crawfish/Crayfish, Lobster, Octopus, Prawns/Shrimp, Scallop, Squid

            • Milk and milk proteins

              Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Alpha-lactalbumin – milk proteins, Beta-lactoglobulin – milk proteins, Casein – milk proteins, Cow’s Milk, Goat’s Milk, Mare’s Milk, Sheep’s Milk, Whey (cow and ewe)

            • Food profile - nuts and seeds

Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Almond, Brazil Nut, Cashew, Hazel Nut, Macadamia Nut, Peanut, Pecan, Pine Nut, Pistachio, Poppy Seed, Pumpkin Seed, Sesame Seed, Sunflower Seed, Walnut

                • Stone and soft fruit profile

Profile details Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Almond, Apple, Apricot, Cherry, Peach, Pear, Plum, Raspberry, Strawberry

              • Inhalants Allergy profile

                Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for: Alternaria, Aspergillus, Birch Pollen, Cat Dander, Cladosporum, Common Ragweed, Derma farinae, Dog Dander, House Dust Mite, Horse Dander, Timothy Grass

              • Full food and inhalants allergy profile

Profile details 
Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for:Profile details 
Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for:Grass Mix, inc. Cocksfoot, Meadow Fescue, Meadow 
Rye, Timothy, Weed Mix, inc. Common Ragweed, Giant Ragweed, Western Ragweed, Dust Mix, inc. Blatella germanica, Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Dermatophagoides farinae,Hollister-Stier Labs, Mould Mix, inc. A. alternata, Aspergillus fumigatus, Candida albicans, Cladosporum herbarum, Helminthosporium halodes, Penicillium notatumTree Mix, inc. Box Elder, Common Silverbirch, Hazel, Oak, London Plane,
Maple, SycamoreSingle Allergens (19) Beef, Bermuda Grass, Cat Dander 
Clam, Common Silver Birch, Cows Milk, Crab, Dog Dander, Egg White, Egg Yolk, Fish (Cod), Hazel Nut, Horse Dander, Latex, Nettle, Peanut 
Shrimp/Prawn, Soya Bean, Wheat

              • 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.

Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for:Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for:
Birch, Cat Dander, Dog Dander, Egg White, Egg Yolk, House Dust, Mite Milk, Nettle, Peanut, Timothy Grass

              • 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 

              • Hayfever

 

 

 

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.