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Best Immunologists in Houston

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Below is a list of the top and leading Immunologists in Houston. To help you find the best immunologist located near you in Houston, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.

The top rated Immunologists in Houston are:

  • Doanh Nguyen – Texas Allergy Group
  • Dat Q. Tran – Innovative Allergy Clinic
  • Carlos J. Vital – Vital Allergy & Asthma Center
  • David B. Engler – The Allergy Clinic
  • Lyndall Harrison – Kelsey-Seybold Clinic

Texas Allergy Group

Doanh Nguyen
Doanh Nguyen – Texas Allergy Group

Dr. Nguyen is a Diplomate of the American Board of Allergy & Immunology and the American Board of Internal Medicine.

He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Houston in Biochemistry and Biophysics in 2003. His medical degree was awarded in 2007 from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He completed his intership and residency in internal medicine at University Hospitals, Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio followed by a fellowship training at the Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology, Pediatrics at All Children’s Hospital/Johns Hopkins Medicine, University of South Florida in Saint Petersburg, Florida. During fellowship training, his research focused on subcutaneous immunoglobulin replacement in primary humoral immunodeficiency patients and patients with eczema. He also helped set up a specialized Atopic Dermatitis Clinic where a comprehensive and standardized approach in treatment of eczema was established. He is appointed clinical professorship at Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine from 2015-2017.

Dr. Nguyen’s blogs at HealthTap® has helped over a million people all over the world. He is also honored as a HealthTap® Founding Doctor; Top Doctor, Houston Region Summer 2013; Top Allergist and Immunologist Award, Texas, Summer 2013, Summer 2014, and Spring 2015.

Dr. Nguyen enjoys taking care of both children and adults with asthma, hay fever, chronic sinusitis, chronic cough, hives and various allergic diseases such as food allergy, insect, drug allergies, and diseases relating to allergic inflammation. He is especially passionate in his treatment of patients with severe eczema and primary immunodeficiency to help improve their quality of life.

Products/Services:

Allergy Skin Test; Allergy Shot; Allergy Drop and Allergy Tablet; Patch Test; Lung Function Test; FeNO (Fractional Exhaled Nitrite Oxide) Measurementl; Oral Food and Oral Drug Challenge; Food Desensitization; Penicillin Allergy Testing; Local Anesthetic Allergy Testing; Drug Desensitization; Aspirin Desensitization; Insect Allergy Desensitization; Sinus CT Imaging; Rhinoscopy; Xolair® Injection; Other Biologic Monoclonal Antibodies: CinQair®, Nucala® Injection; Immunoglobulin Replacement Therapy

LOCATION:

Address: 8282 Bellaire Blvd #162, Houston, TX 77036
Phone: (281) 886-7440
Website: www.texasallergygroup.com

REVIEWS:

Dr. Nguyen has been a life saver! I’ve struggled with eczema and hives for a few years now as well as severe itchy eyes, increasingly more since moving to Houston. After testing and much evaluation, we’ve come up with a treatment plan for me to keep my condition under control. I haven’t felt better in such a long time. Especially with allergy season coming upon us, I normally feel it ALL THE TIME, but with my regular allergy shots, my symptoms are much more manageable.” – Angela P

I have suffered from seasonal allergies and eczema all my life until I came to Dr. Nguyen about two years ago. I cannot say enough good things about him. He is experienced, knowledgeable, and kind. Unlike most physicians, he takes time to thoroughly address all my questions and concerns and makes sure that I am comfortable with our treatment plan during each visit. On top of the wonderful care that I have received from Dr. Nguyen, I am amazed at how quick and attentive the service is at Texas Allergy. The staff always makes me feel at home by remembering my name and getting me in and out in a timely manner. Also, the office is spotless, which is always a plus. I would recommend Texas Allergy to everyone!” – Rachel Dawson

Innovative Allergy Clinic

Dat Q. Tran
Dat Q. Tran – Innovative Allergy Clinic
Dr. Dat Q. Tran is a Diplomate of the American Board of Allergy & Immunology. His expertise is in food allergy, allergic rhinitis, eczema, asthma, drug allergy, immune disorders, recurrent infections, dysautonomia, autoimmunity and oral immunotherapy. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, summa cum laude and his MD degree at Tulane. He did his pediatric residency at Texas Children’s Hospital and then went to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for his allergy/immunology fellowship and research training at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). Afterward, he joined UTHealth McGovern Medical School in 2009 as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. Soon after, he received a prestigious NHLBI/NIH R01 grant funding to conduct research in immune tolerance for transplantation and graft-versus-host disease.
In 2015, he was promoted to Tenured Associate Professor. His passion has been in research and providing innovative treatments for patients. He has always been frustrated with the management of food allergy. Avoidance and an epinephrine auto-injector for the management of food allergy is NOT a treatment. In the pursuit of better treatments and clinic care for patients, he opened Innovative Allergy Clinic in June 2017 to provide innovative oral immunotherapy for the treatment of food and environmental allergies. He had resigned his tenured position and is now an Adjunct Associate Professor. He continues to do research and teaching at UTHealth McGovern Medical School. Ask any of his patients and they will all agree that he is compassionate, comprehensive, easily accessible and innovative.

Products/Services:

Allergy Testing, Pulmonary Function Testing, Diagnostic Blood Testing, Allergy Shot, Oral Immunotherapy, Medical Counseling

LOCATION:

Address: 4110 Bellaire Blvd Suite 202, Houston, TX 77025
Phone: (281) 701-5457
Website: www.innovativeallergy.com

REVIEWS:

Highly recommend! Dr. Tran and staff were patient and kind with my 3 year old. He was very thorough and took the time to explain everything. Bonus : we were able to get an appointment within a week of calling!” – Christina Laging-pearson

Dr. Dat Tran is a very personal, intelligent, and highly skilled professional. His services definitely helped clear up some questions in regards to my personal health, and he’s actively worked to try assist me with different therapies and further tests from third parties. His practice is aptly named, as he’s the most innovative allergist I’ve come across, and he’s done a great job keeping patient care and customer service at the top of his priority list. Thanks for everything, Dr. Tran!” – Nick Davis

Vital Allergy & Asthma Center

Carlos J. Vital
Carlos J. Vital – Vital Allergy & Asthma Center
Dr. Carlos Vital completed his residency in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics and subsequently Allergy & Immunology Fellowship at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. In 2002, Dr. Vital served as Resident Director for the Board of Directors for the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, where Dr. Vital was responsible for the accreditation of physician training and graduate medical education programs across the United States. During his tenure, Dr. Vital helped to revolutionize Graduate Medical Education across the United States by working with scientific, educational, community, and political leaders on the national level by helping to create the 80 hour Residency Work Hours Limits. Dr. Carlos Vital is board certified in Adult & Pediatric Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology and serves as the Section Chief of Allergy & Immunology at Park Plaza Medical Center. Dr. Vital also is Clinical Assistant Professor for Texas A&M School of Medicine.

Products/Services:

Food Allergies, Skin Allergies, Acne Treatment, Asthma Treatments, Immunotherapy

LOCATION:

Address: 1213 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004
Phone: (713) 538-1240
Website: www.vitalallergy.com

REVIEWS:

We loved Dr Vital!!! He was wonderful with my daughter and baby granddaughter. They are on the road to recovery.” – Sandi SHORTER

My family loves Dr. Vital. The best allergist we’ve been to.” – tammy orr

The Allergy Clinic

David B. Engler
David B. Engler – The Allergy Clinic

David B. Engler, MD, FACAAI, FAAAAI is a board-certified allergist and immunologist who hails from Houston, Texas. He was recently voted Best Allergist/Immunologist in Houston by H Texas Magazine, an honor based on peer and reader voting, as well as a Super Doctor by Texas Monthly Magazine.

Dr. Engler is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, Texas and a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, where he completed his medical degree, internship, and residency. He then completed his fellowship training in allergy and immunology at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas.

Dr. Engler served two terms on the Board of Regents of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, and is a fellow of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. He also served as the chairman of the allergy and asthma specialty area of the Texas Medical Association. He has published several articles on allergies and allergy testing in national peer-reviewed journals.

Dr. Engler is married and the father of two children. His wife has allergies and asthma, and both of his children have allergies. He is therefore truly able to empathize with the misery that can occur from undertreatment of these ailments.

Products/Services:

Hives, Allergic Rhinitis, Allergy Testing, Asthma, Atopic Dermatitis, Rash, Contact Dermatitis, Sinus Infections, Sinusitis, Eczema, Food Allergies, Allergen Immunotherapy, Immune Deficiency, Allergic Reactions, Allergy Patch Testing, Allergy Shots, Aspirin Desensitization, Penicillin Allergy Testing, Cluster Immunotherapy, RUSH Immunotherapy, Seasonal Allergies, Sublingual Drops, Swelling, Venom Immunotherapy

LOCATION:

Address: 1200 Binz St #180, Houston, TX 77004
Phone: (713) 244-5390
Website: https://www.allergyclinic.com/

REVIEWS:

I just saw Dr. Engler for an initial allergy evaluation, and he is outstanding. Great bedside manner. He was very thorough in asking questions, and then recommended several options for treatment. He went over the benefits/risks of each, and then explained very thoroughly what I could at home to help. He is clearly very experienced, but he is able to translate that experience into recommendations that I could easily follow. Staff is very personable as well. I’ll be taking my son to see him as well.” – Nina Leena

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic

Lyndall Harrison
Lyndall Harrison – Kelsey-Seybold Clinic

Dr. Harrison received his medical degree in 1986 from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and completed his residency in Pediatrics at Columbus Children’s Hospital in 1989. He is a fellow of Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine in Allergy and Immunology.

Dr. Harrison is a member of the Harris County Medical Society, American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology, the Greater Houston Allergy Society and the Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society.​

Products/Services:

Allergy skin testing; Pulmonary function testing (Spirometry); Allergy immunotherapy (allergy shots); Patch testing; Asthma; Allergic rhinitis; Allergic skin disorders (such as hives, eczema, and contact allergies); Food allergies; Insect venom allergies; Medication allergies; Immunodeficiencies

LOCATION:

Address: 2727 W Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77025
Phone: 713-442-0000
Website: www.kelsey-seybold.com

REVIEWS:

Dr. Harrison’s medical knowledge eases and lessens the fear of having CVID. With his care and support, it’s impossible to continue living a stable life. He’s there for me during the bad episodes of my disease and handles my treatments with utmost care. I’m honored to call him “my doctor”. Thank you, Dr. Harrison!” – Alice Drennon

He’s seems knowledgeable and to care.” – Craig Steury