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Find out expert information about allergy testing and treatment of allergies with Dr. Adrian Morris


Meet Dr. Adrian Morris

Dr. Morris is an Adult and Children’s Allergy Consultant with postgraduate diplomas in Allergy, Dermatology, Family Practice and Paediatrics. Read more

Expert Allergy Testing

Dr. Morris consults in Cape Town and Johannesburg, specialising in allergy testing and treatment plans for patients of all ages. Read more

Appointment Information

Read about what to expect at your initial allergy consultation, including allergy testing procedures, fees and clinic locations.Read more

Clinic Notice Board

  • Allergy season about to commence with August Tree Pollens. The allergy season was quiet in July, with cold and wet wintery conditions reducing outdoor environmental allergens, but pets and house dust mite allergens increased during winter when more time is spent indoors.   This August month, we will see mould spores increase and then the tree pollen season gets underway, initially with Cypress followed by Oak tree pollen. Then in October, grass pollens which will be most prevalent in the air and can cause very debilitating hay fever and rhino-conjunctivitis.

South African Pollen & Allergen Forecast

  • 7th to 13th August 2016 (Week 32)

    Pollen Level Indoor Level Mould Level
    Cape Town Low Mod Mod
    Johannesburg Low Mod Mod
    Durban Low Mod Mod
    Pollen: Tree, grass & weed pollen (triggers hay fever)
    Indoor: Dust mites, cat & dog dander (triggers asthma, eczema & rhinitis)
    Mould: Mildew spores (triggers asthma)
    Disclaimer: These aero-allergen levels are not real-time values but projections taking into account current climatic and weather conditions together with levels from previous years.