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Allergy Testing

Contact Us

Allergy Testing, Day Diagnostic, Mater Private Network, Eccles Street,
Dublin 7, D07 WKW8
01 885 8855

Please note that a referral letter is required before an appointment can be confirmed.

Useful Information

About our services

During allergy skin tests, your skin is exposed to suspected allergy-causing substances (allergens) and is then observed for signs of an allergic reaction.  

Patient information and advice 

  • Patients are advised to refrain from the use of anti-allergy drugs (anti-histamines) for at least 96 hours / 4 x24-hr days prior to testing. 
  • You should expect to attend for approximately one hour.  
  • No after-care is required. 
  • Redness/swelling may occur.