Covid update #12

Covid update #12

New Year Message Covid update #12 Vaccine information Friends, Now that 2020 has finally passed, we would like to send a note of gratitude and appreciation to our patients and families. We thank you for your support and loyalty to the practice during these most difficult times. We could not have made it this far…

Covid-19 Update #11

Covid-19 Update #11

Covid Update #11: Back to school, flu shots and Saturdays!   A message from Dr. Lieberman and Dr. Parekh   Food allergies, asthma and back to school:   Please ensure all anaphylaxis emergency care plans (ECP) and epinephrine prescriptions are up to date.  If your child has asthma, be sure to check the status of…

Covid-19 update #6

Covid-19 update #6

Covid-19, Update #6:  We welcome Governor Abbott’s recent executive order on the phased reopening for Texas. A message from Dr. Lieberman and Dr. Parekh: Friends, Let’s always begin with some good news to share.  The worst of the spring allergy season is mostly behind us.  Grass pollen season can still be a problem so it…

Dr. P recognized as a Rising Star

Dr. P recognized as a Rising Star

Dr. Parekh was recently recognized as 2018 “Texas Rising Star” by Super Doctors.  This was unexpected, but certainly a nice honor to receive!  You can see Dr. P’s profile on Super Doctors’ website here.  Dr. Lieberman has a been named a Super Doc consistently for many years and his profile can be seen here. The…

Spring Allergies Clinical Study

Spring Allergies Clinical Study

Did you know that — in addition to providing patient care — we are also investigators in ongoing clinical research studies? We work with our colleagues upstairs at Sirius Clinical Research. Currently Sirius is enrolling healthy child volunteers for an ongoing hay fever study. If you are interested, please click on the link below:

Thank YOU and Happy New Year!

Thank YOU and Happy New Year!

At Austin Family Allergy & Asthma, we’d like to extend a warm thank you to all of our patients and families for making 2017 such a wonderful and successful year! Your patience and loyalty during the practice transition was greatly appreciated. 2017 has been a special year and we are very excited about new testing…

Allergy Training for School Staff

Allergy Training for School Staff

Does your child have a potentially life threatening food allergy? Is your child’s school properly prepared for an allergy emergency? Now is the time to see the following measures are in place to ensure your child’s safety: – An up-to-date emergency care plan detailing step-by-step instructions to recognize and treat an allergic reaction. – A…

We now offer OIT to our patients!

We now offer OIT to our patients!

Dr. Lieberman and Dr. Parekh of Austin Family Allergy & Asthma are very pleased to announce that we are now offering oral immunotherapy (OIT) to our peanut allergic patients. OIT is a new and exciting treatment option for those battling food allergies. Current management of food allergies involves careful, strict avoidance of the allergic food,…

Austin Allergy - Penicillin Allergy Testing

Penicillin Allergy Testing - Now Offered at Austin Family Allergy & Asthma

Penicillin allergy testing is now being offered by Austin Family Allergy & Asthma in Austin, Texas. Have you ever been told you were allergic to penicillin but not sure why? Allergy testing for penicillin is now available. A simple series of allergy tests followed by an in-office challenge to amoxicillin can now allow most patients…