Seasonal and perennial allergies are very common for the citizens of Central Missouri. Today it seems that everyone is suffering from some type of allergic process. Almost 40 million Americans suffer from allergies and allergies are estimated to cause over 1.5 million lost work or lost school days per year. Allergies can affect the respiratory system with sinus/asthma symptoms, the skin, or the intestinal tract. Respiratory allergies are by far the most common problem. Treatment ranges from simple over the counter medication to a formal desensitization process involving either allergy shots or sublingual allergy drops. Managing allergies can be difficult but we are here to help. Call today for an appointment to find out how we can assist you with your allergy problems.