Food Sensitivity Testing
FOOD SENSITIVITY TESTING WITH DIETARY CONSULTATION – $995
Who needs food allergy testing?
Allergic reaction to food can affect the skin, the gastrointestinal tract, and the respiratory tract and in more serious cases the cardiovascular system. Reactions can be mild to severe, the worst being anaphylaxis. Symptoms appear within minutes to hours after eating the food to which you are allergic. In the case of such reactions, one should consider food allergy testing.
How Long Does It Take To Perform the Food Sensitivity Test and how is it done?
It is approximately 15 minutes and involves a blood test and results are ready within 5 to 7 days.
How Often Should the Food Sensitivity Test Be Done to Ensure Success and Compliance?
The Food Sensitivity Test should be done every six months to re-evaluate sensitivities.
How can food allergies be managed?
Once testing is done and results are returned, one of our licensed nutritionists will provide a consultation to educate the patient about recognizing and avoiding the foods that cause sensitivity. The only way to prevent an allergic reaction to avoid the foods we are sensitive to.
Does My Medical Insurance Cover The Cost Of Food Sensitivity Testing?
Food sensitivity testing is not covered by commercial insurance. We test for up to 320 items for a total price of $995.00.