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  • Allergy Testing for Kids: What Parents Need To Know
    An allergy refers to your immune system's exaggerated response to a substance (i.e., allergen) that is typically harmless. According to Dr. Alan Sheen, an allergist with offices in Covington and Read more
  • The Importance of Food Allergy Testing
    Allergies can affect everyone a little differently, and though some food allergies can lead to discomfort, others can cause severe reactions that could be potentially life-threatening. So it's important to Read more
  • Preparing for Potential Asthma Attacks
    Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease characterized by inflammation and narrowing of the airways, leading to recurrent coughing, wheezing, chest tightness, and shortness of breath episodes. Symptoms range from mild Read more
  • Allergy Induced Asthma - What Is It & How To Help Your Child
    How your allergy doctor in Metairie, and Covington, LA, can help with allergy induced asthma An asthma attack can be a scary experience, especially when it happens to your child. Asthma Read more
  • What To Know About Child Allergies
    Unfortunately, allergies are very common and many children will exhibit them. In some cases, allergies can present serious health risks. And even if allergies aren’t severe, they can be a Read more
  • Helping Your Child Manage Their Allergies
    How your allergy doctor in Metairie, and Covington, LA, can help your child get relief from allergies When your child has allergies, the symptoms can be much more pronounced than those Read more
  • Do You Have A Food Allergy?
    How your allergy doctor in Metairie, and Covington, LA, can help with food allergies Do you develop a rash, feel nauseous, or have difficulty breathing when you eat certain foods? If Read more
  • Is It Allergies Or Is It Sinus Problems?
    If you feel like you’ve been dealing with a stuffy nose for weeks and you can tell that it’s more just a cold, you may not be sure exactly what Read more
  • Immunization Schedule 2021
    How immunizations from your doctor in Metairie, and Covington, LA, can help you and your family stay healthy If you are considering immunizations for yourself or for your child, it’s a Read more
  • Signs And Symptoms Of Asthma
    Do you need help dealing with your asthma in Metairie, LA, or Covington, LA? If you are experiencing signs of this ailment, visit the office of Dr. Alan Sheen today. Read more
  • Types Of Immunizations
    How immunizations from your doctor in Metairie, LA, can help you stay healthy Immunizations are one of the easiest, most effective ways to protect your health. Before immunizations were available, millions Read more
  • When to Schedule an Appointment for Your Allergies
    Allergies can happen to anyone, sometimes they can be seasonal and relatively mild, other times they can be chronic, and you may not know the cause. If your allergy is Read more
  • Understanding Food Allergies
    Just as people can be allergic to pollen, soaps, pet dander, or other substances, we can also have allergies to foods, ranging from minor to severe. While some food allergies may Read more
  • Treating My Hives
    Dealing with chronic hives? Here’s what could be going on. If you’re dealing with allergies, then you may deal with persistent or recurring hives. Hives, or urticaria, causes red, itchy Read more
  • Keeping Your Child Healthy
    Keeping your child healthy and strong throughout their life is a top priority as a parent. This means making sure they have their immunizations at the right stages of life, Read more
  • How Immunizations Keep Your Child Safe
    Vaccines are designed to prevent various types of diseases including deadly ones. This holds true for the young, especially infants. Without vaccines, it can be difficult for the immune system Read more

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Metairie Location 
3701 Houma Blvd. Ste. 101 
Metairie, LA 70006
504-456-1999 
Monday 8:30 - 12:45 & 1:30 - 4:30
Wed. 8:30 - 12:45 & 1:30 - 4:30.
Thursday CLOSED
Friday 8:30 - 11:45.
Covington Location 
208 Highland Park Plaza
Covington, LA 70433 
985-246-6077 
Tuesdays  8:30 - 12:00 & 1:30 - 4:30