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Specialized Treatment for Allergic and Immunologic Disorders
Insight Allergy & Immunology specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic and immunologic conditions affecting patients ages two and up. With convenient locations in Flint, Warren, and Dearborn, we offer the highest level of patient care close to home. Our board-certified allergists and immunologists offer a wide range of services for diagnosing and treating allergic and immunologic disorders. Specialized services at Insight Allergy & Immunology include allergy testing (environmental, food, medications, skin), allergy shots (immunotherapy), in-office spirometry, biologic administration, and oral food and drug challenges.
If you are experiencing allergies or need to be tested for allergies, contact us today to schedule an appointment with our team.
- You are experiencing seasonal allergies
- You have difficult to control asthma
- You have recurrent hives or rashes
- You or your physician believes you have food allergies
- Conveniently located at Insight in Flint, Warren, and Dearborn, Michigan
Patient care second to none is our mission and what drives us to ensure every interaction with Insight is friendly and thorough. From comprehensive allergy testing to providing individualized treatment plans, the team at Insight Allergy & Immunology is here to meet your needs.
Allergic rhinitis (hay fever) develops when the body’s immune system overreacts to something in the environment, such as pollen, pets, dust mites, and mold.
Atopic dermatitis (also known as eczema) is a type of skin rash that causes dry, red, irritated, and itchy skin in children and adults. People with eczema often have a family history of allergies.
Specialized Treatment for Allergic and Immunologic Disorders
Our team at Insight Allergy & Immunology are leaders in their field, having worked with organizations worldwide to improve the understanding of asthma, allergies, and immunodeficiencies.
Do you suspect you have an allergy? If so, you are not alone. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, more than 100 million people in the United States experience various types of allergies each year, making this the sixth leading cause of chronic illness.
- Dust Mites
- Pet Dander
- Runny Nose
- Itchy, Watery Eyes
- Sinus Pain/Congestion
- Coughing and/or Wheezing
- Swollen Eyes, Lips, and Throat
- Stomach Cramps or Vomiting
Types of Allergy Testing:
- Patch Test
- Skin Prick/Scratch Test
- Intradermal Skin Test
- Blood Test
- Challenge Test
In order to treat your symptoms effectively, it is important to properly identify the source of your allergies through testing performed by a professional.
What to Expect During Allergy Testing
Prior to allergy testing, you will meet with a specialist to discuss your symptoms, medical history, family history, and other factors that will help to determine which allergy test to use. Patients may also be asked to stop using certain medications in the days before testing.
Allergy Shots & Biologics
Allergy shots and biologics are used to treat patients with a wide range of chronic conditions, including allergic rhinitis, asthma, atopic dermatitis, stinging insects hypersensitivity, rhinoconjunctivitis, rhinosinusitis and eosinophilic esophagitis. These treatments are usually only recommended for patients with serious symptoms that have not improved with lifestyle changes and medications.
- Used when symptoms are not responding to medications or if patients do not want to use long-term medications
- Prevent sensitization to new allergens in some patients
- Improve patient quality of life and reliance on medication
- Are approved for allergic rhinoconjunctivitis, allergic asthma, atopic dermatitis, and stinging insect allergies
- Used as specialized add-on medications for severe asthma, chronic hives, atopic dermatitis, eosinophilic esophagitis, and chronic rhino sinusitis with nasal polyps
- Targets proteins, cytokines, and cells that are responsible for the underlying allergic inflammation
meet our ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY team
Dr. Mohsen Nasir, MD
Dr. Mohsen Nasir is a board-certified allergist/immunologist at Insight. Dr. Nasir earned his medical degree from New York Medical College, completed his internal medicine residency at Barnes Jewish Hospital/Washington University in St. Louis, and his fellowship in allergy/immunology at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He returned to Michigan after training and worked in private practice for three years in Metro Detroit.
Dr. Nasir subsequently joined Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi as a consultant physician, where he was instrumental in starting the first subcutaneous immunotherapy program in the Emirates and in making CCAD the first GA2LEN UCARE (Urticaria Center of Reference and Excellence) institution in the country. During his time there, the CCAD allergy/immunology program was the largest prescriber of biologics for allergic diseases and asthma in the country and was a center of excellence for severe asthma,
hereditary angioedema and primary immunodeficiency diseases. At CCAD Dr. Nasir was a co-investigator in clinical trials focusing on asthma, atopic dermatitis, and chronic rhinosinusitis. He was active in teaching medical students and residents who rotated through the allergy and pulmonary clinics at CCAD and was also a founding board member (secretary) of the Emirates Allergy/Clinical Immunology Interest Group.
Dr. Nasir is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor of Allergy and Immunology at Central Michigan University College of Medicine. He is also a Fellow of both the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma and
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