Allergy & Immunology Clinic
Department of Medicine
Allergy and Immunology Clinic
Ground Floor, Room 1400
Evans Army Community Hospital (Bldg 7500)
1650 Cochrane Circle, FT. Carson, CO 80913
Allergy Shot Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday 7:45-11:15 a.m. and 1:00-3:30 p.m.
Closed to walk-in Allergy Shots on Select Thursday afternoon of
each Month and every Friday
Closed Federal Holidays and Select Training Holidays
Contact Information – Phone #: (719) 524-4217
Fax #: (719) 503-7233
Overview: The Allergy/Immunology clinic
provides evaluation and treatment of seasonal allergies (hay
fever), asthma, eczema, hives, food allergy, drug allergy,
stinging insect allergy and immune deficiency.
The Allergy Clinic is located on the ground floor of the main
hospital. Patients should park in the “A” parking lot (red
signs) on the west side of the hospital; enter the main west
entrance and walk past the patient advocacy office and Main
Pharmacy. The Allergy Clinic will be on your right and is
co-located with the Neurology Clinic.
- Allergy skin and blood testing
- Allergy immunotherapy (allergy shots)
- Pulmonary function testing
- Food challenges
- Drug challenges
Who can be seen here?
- All Active Duty military personnel, military dependents and
retirees with Tricare Prime.
- Allergy shots for established patients.
- Immunizations for patients who do not have a primary care
provider; with written, off-post, prescriptions.
Commonly asked questions:
a. I would like an evaluation with an allergist. How do I make
You will need a referral from your primary care provider to the
Allergy Clinic in order to make an appointment. Once your
provider has placed the referral, you may call the central
appointment line at (719) 524-2273 in 2-3 days to schedule your
b. What do I need to do to prepare for my appointment?
Some allergy testing requires patients stop their antihistamines
for seven days. Examples of antihistamines are Claritin (loratidine),
Zyrtec (cetirizine), Allegra (fexofenadine), and Benadryl (diphenhydramine).
Some nose sprays, eye drops, and cold medicines also contain antihistamines.
Please continue all other medications, including asthma
inhalers. We will still be able to have a productive appointment
if you are unable to stop your antihistamines. Please call with
c. How long will my appointment last?
Most initial appointments are about one to two hours, but some
can last three to four hours. Most follow up appointments are 40 minutes.