Allergy relief is here!

Allergy relief is here!

Located within the UF Health Medical Specialties Clinic on the third floor of the UF Health Medical Plaza, the new Allergy, Asthma, Sinus and Immunology Program is led by Juan Guarderas, M.D., and Patricia Leebove, who serves as the program’s ambulatory care unit manager with UF Health Physicians. Guarderas joined the UF College of Medicine department of medicine in November. He is board-certified in allergy and immunology and an expert in the diagnosis, treatment and management of allergic diseases. These include:

• Nasal and eye allergies

• Asthma

• Eczema

• Food allergies

• Insect allergies

• Drug allergies

• Anaphylaxis

In addition, Guarderas specializes in disorders of the nose and sinuses, including rhinitis and sinusitis, disorders of the immune system, disorders of the skin, including hives and swelling, and chronic cough.

For more information or to make an appointment, call 352-265-0420.

Program services include:

• Allergy skin testing for inhalants, foods, insects and drugs

• Allergy immunotherapy injections and oral therapy

• Allergy oral challenges for food and drug allergies

• Allergy desensitization for medications