Welcome to Allergy and Asthma Texas Health!
Help us serve you better by preparing for your visit ahead of time
New patients are able to schedule appointments through the Patient Portal or by calling us at 210.899.6856. We highly recommend you sign up for our Patient Portal. Take advantage of this great patient engagement tool as it allow us to better coordinate your care and automatically send you appointment reminders, test results, care summaries, office closure notifications and more.
New! Email us securely via Spruce all completed new patient forms, insurance card, photo ID and referral (if required by your insurance) within 72 hours prior to your appointment for faster on site registration.
YOUR FIRST VISIT
BRING TO YOUR APPOINTMENT
Allow 1-2 hours when being seen by our medical team for the first time
Your appointment will include a thorough medical evaluation that includes medical history, physical exam and administration of appropriate tests such as allergy test and breathing test(s)
Percutaneous skin allergy testing takes 30-40 minutes to complete
If possible, avoid antihistamines 5 days prior to your first visit in case skin allergy testing is performed
See examples of common antihistamines below. Contact us if you have questions
Become familiar with our billing policies
Understand and prepare for your health costs
You are responsible for the co-payment, co-insurance and/or deductible; and all applicable fees at the time services are rendered
Our team will assist you in providing out-of-pocket cost estimates. You may also request cost estimates through your insurance plan. Please contact us if you need to know specific billing codes
Important: If you need to cancel your appointment, please be sure to call us 48 hours in advance
All completed new patient forms and arrive 15 minutes before your appointment to allow for complete registration
Health insurance card
All your medications, not just allergy medicine
If your doctor referred you to us, bring the referral document
Allergy testing results you may have in your personal files. Any other medical records you may have
Your pharmacy’s, primary care provider’s and employer’s contact information
Examples of common antihistamines
Acrivastine | Actifed (Triprolidine) | Alka-Seltzer Plus | Chlor-Trimeton | Comtrex | Contac | Coricidin | PediaCare | Sine-Off | Sinutab | Sudafed Cold and Allergy | TheraFlu | Triaminic | Tylenol Cold | Vicks 44M | Vicks Nyquil (Chlorpheniramine) | Allegra | Allegra-D (Fexofenadine) | Astelin (Azelastine) | Atarax (Hydroxyzine) | Benadryl | Tylenol Allergy Sinus | Tylenol Flu | Tylenol PM (Diphenydramine) | Clarinex | (Desloratadine) | Claritin | Claritin-D | Alavert (Loratadine) | Carbinoxamine | Dimetapp (Brompheniramine) | Dramanine (Dimenhydrinate) | Drixoral (Dexbrompheniramine) | Optimine (Azatadine) | Periactin (Cyproheptadine) | Phenergan (Promethazine) | Robitussin Night-Time Cold Formula (Doxylamine succinate) | Tavist | Tavist-D (Clemastine) | Vistaril (Hydroxyzine) | Zyrtec | Zyrtec-D (Cetirizine)
Are you interested in experiencing a more in-depth educational experience and personalized guidance and support? At Allergy and Asthma Texas Health, we offer Direct Allergy Care programs providing additional services not covered by insurance.
Questions? Contact us, with are happy to help!
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