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Allergy Centre


Contact Information
 
 
 65 6321 4277
(for appointments)

The SGH Allergy Centre is a multi-disciplinary, one-stop diagnostic and therapeutic centre for adult allergic conditions.

Our centre has been established through close collaboration between the Departments of Rheumatology & Immunology, Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine, Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat), Dermatology and with support from Department of Pharmacy and the Nursing Division.

Services

We offer comprehensive range of diagnostic services including:

  • Skin prick test 
  • Patch test 
  • Blood Ig E test 
  • Food challenge 
  • Drug challenge 
  • Spirometry / lung function test 
  • Inhalational challenge – Methacholine, Hypertonic saline 
  • Exercise test for exercise-induced asthma 
  • Nasoendoscopy 

Allergic conditions we provide consultation for include: 

  • Skin Allergies ( Urticaria or Hives, Eczema, Atopic Dermatitis, Contact dermatitis, Angioedema) 
  • Allergic Rhinitis( “Allergic nose”, Sinusitis, Rhinosinusitis) 
  • Asthma ( Allergic asthma, Exercise-induced asthma, Severe Asthma, Difficult-to treat asthma) 
  • Drug Allergy 
  • Food Allergy 

We provide comprehensive and specialised services at the SGH Allergy Centre which include: 

  • SubLingual ImmunoTherapy (SLIT) for allergic rhinitis 
  • Anti-Ig E treatment for severe allergic asthma 
  • Anaphylaxis education 
  • Asthma education 
  • Allergen avoidance advice 

Useful Information / Links

Asthma Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) guidelines

Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma (ARIA)

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