What Our Clients Say
Conditions that we treat
Allergic DermatitisDo you feel like you are allergic to everything? Many patients tell me this but there are common culprits that we can understand by taking a careful history. Please note that patch testing is NOT available at this clinic currently. Please book with a Dermatologist for patch testing.
AsthmaIf you have a blocked or runny nose as well as breathing difficulties there is a high chance that you are not getting the right treatment to make you better. Your health depends upon expert allergy and asthma knowledge which you can access here
EczemaAsking yourself why nothing is working? Find out what is really going on in the skin that drives eczema and why a comprehensive treatment plan is essential to clear the skin entirely
Upset Tummy and Bowel IssuesStill trying to figure out what food is causing your symptoms? We don't just help with allergies but intolerances are a common topic addressed in this clinic also.
Hayfever and Chronic nose symptomsIf your antihistamine is not working for you then you need to see an allergy expert to find the best treatment and potentially stop the allergy from happening in the first place
Frequently Asked Questions
These are our most commonly asked questions but if you want to find out more, feel free to Get in Contact with our helpful booking team
What are you opening hours?
Our bookings team is available by email and phone on Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm. If you leave a message or email, you can expect a reply within one business day.
How much does it cost?
This is a fully private service as there is no government subsidy for you to be seen. Consultation times go for up to an hour to obtain the essential details in your story and provide you with an expert management plan. To find out precise costs including for virtual consultations please contact our administrator.
Can I claim Health Insurance?
Some health insurance providers in New Zealand will cover a good portion of your allergy care. It is always best to check with your insurer first before coming in. If you require any further information at our end then we will be happy to assist you.
What are your booking wait-times
Our wait times vary by location from under four weeks for Auckland and around 2 months for Northland. You can go on a short notice cancellation list which can be quicker. Get in touch with our team if you'd like to find out when the next available appointment is.
What areas do you cover?
We support patients in Northland and Auckland regions as long as you are happy to travel to one of our clinic locations. We also support remote consults via secure Telehealth session (a little like a Zoom meeting for Doctors). Ask our friendly team if you'd like to understand more about Telehealth.
What qualifications do you hold?
On top of being a qualified General Practitioner (FRNZCGP), Dr Thompson has many years of specialist allergy treatment experience as well as the following additional qualifications and memberships;
Post Graduate Certificate in Allergic disease at the University of Western Sydney
American Medical Association - Allergy and Immunology for Primary Care Providers
Professional Development; Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy
Peer Review; Australasian associate allergists.
Dr Thompson is also a member of the Paediatric allergy network of NZ.