Allergic conjunctivitis (eye allergies. swollen

           eyes, itchy eyes, red eye)
Allergic rhinitis
(year round and seasonal nasal

           allergy symptoms)
including food-dependent and


Angioedema, hereditary (HAE), non-hereditary,      and acquired
Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease   

           (AERD, Samter's Triad)
adult, pediatric, and during

          (wheezing, shortness of breath)
Atopic dermatitis
Chronic cough
Chronic itching
Cold urticaria 
(hives from cold exposure)
Contact dermatitis
(metal, nickel, cosmetics,        

         hair dye, topicals)
Drug allergy,
including penicillin allergy
Eosinophilic esophagitis
Exercise-induced asthma
Familial Cold Autoinflammatory Syndrome                   (FCAS)
Food allergy and intolerance
(peanut, tree nuts,

          dairy, wheat, seafood)
(Food protein-induced enterocolitis

Hand and foot eczema
Hives (urticaria) itching and angioedema


Immunodeficiency, primary
Insect sting allergy
Mast cell disorders
Medication reactions 
(antibiotics allergies,

           aspirin allergy)
Nasal polyps

Recurrent infections
(sinusitis, pneumonia, ear

          infection, skin infections, fungal infections)
(sinus infections)
Venom allergy
(bee, wasp, hornets)


Skin Testing for:

  • Airborne allergens (pollen, mold, animals, dust mites)
  • Food allergens
  • Stinging insect venom (bee, wasp, hornets)
  • Penicillin (antibiotic) and select other antibiotics
  • Topical anesthetics, such as lidocaine

Patch testing for Contact Dermatitis  (such as nickel, fragrance, chemicals and cosmetics)

Allergen Immunotherapy(allergy vaccines, "allergy shots") for aeroallergens and venoms

Sublingual Immunotherapy (under the tongue allergy tablets) for dust mites, grass and ragweed

Oral Food Challenges (peanut, tree nuts, milk, egg, wheat, soy, seafood, etc)

Medication Desensitizations:

  • Aspirin and Clopidogrel (Plavix) Desensitization
  • Antibiotic desensitization
  • Others (tailored to patient need)

Breathing Tests

  • Office Spirometry (Pulmonary Function testing)
  • Fractionated Exhaled Nitric Oxide (FeNO) measurement

Dupixent (dupilumab) administration for atopic dermatitis (eczema) and asthma

Nucala (mepolizumab) and Fasenra (benralizumab) administration for asthma

Xolair (omalizumab) administration for asthma and chronic idiopathic urticaria

Immunologic evaluations

Blood work including:

  • ImmunoCAP (RAST, serum allergy testing) including component testing for peanut, some tree nuts, egg and milk
  • Immunologic laboratory evaluation
  • Miscellaneous laboratory testing (based on specific diagnosis)

Dietitian services

  • Food allergies and food sensitivities
  • Weight control
  • Picky  or selective eaters
  • Special needs
  • General health


Western Springs Asthma & Allergy

Renee Lantner, MD

​5600 S. Wolf Road Suite 135

​Western Springs, IL 60558

    PHONE: 708-246-4515   FAX: 708-246-4502