As the shortage in some epinephrine auto-injectors reaches the one-year mark, we asked Atlanta Allergy & Asthma physician Dr. Lily Hwang to give an update on who needs this life-saving medication and how to make sure you have access if it is medically necessary.
Patients with allergies have symptoms triggered by a variety of factors. One of the major culprits here in metro Atlanta is pollen. Allergists need to know what pollens are in the air and how they may impact their patients in order to effectively treat them.
Our Physician Spotlights showcase our doctors and let you learn a little bit more about them and what they like to do when they are not seeing patients. Dr. Kevin Schaffer is a board-certified allergist who sees patients at our Sandy Springs and Snellville locations.
If you are allergic to grass pollen, you might be a candidate for sublingual grass pollen tablets. It is the time to start this therapy in advance of the grass pollen season. Schedule an appointment today!