Below is a list of the top and leading Immunologists in Philadelphia. To help you find the best immunologist located near you in Philadelphia, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
The top rated Immunologists in Philadelphia are:
- Marc F. Goldstein – The Asthma Center
- Manav N. Segal – Chestnut Hill Allergy & Asthma Associates
- Andrea Apter – Penn Allergy and Immunology University Center
- Matthew Fogg – Allergy & Asthma Specialists
The Asthma Center
Dr. Goldstein is a nationally recognized and awarded physician, with extensive clinical and research experience. He is board-certified in allergy and immunology and is a Fellow at several of the nation’s leading allergy and asthma organizations.
Dr. Goldstein has been awarded “Top Doc” and “Top MD” awards for his excellent care treating both adults and children and is frequently featured on Philadelphia and New Jersey news outlets as a local expert on allergies and asthma.
He loves caring for his patients and enjoys developing a strong personal relationship with everyone he sees.
Allergy shots (allergy immunotherapy); Allergy skin testing; Drug reaction testing & desensitization; Flu shots; Food allergy testing & desensitization; Patch testing for contact skin reactions; Local pollen, mold, & ragweed counts; Pulmonary function testing (breathing tests)
“I have been seeing the doctors at the Asthma Center since I was diagnosed with asthma more than 25 years ago. I’d wake up in the middle of the night not able to breath. The emergency room doctors diagnosed me with asthma and recommended the Asthma Center for treatment. I have been breathing ever since. I don’t even feel like I have asthma. These doctors are the best in Philadelphia. Make an appointment today and you will be breathing better soon.” – Joyce Benigno
“Very very thorough folks. I like how the office is run and make special accommodations for flu shots.” – Randy Zeitman
Chestnut Hill Allergy & Asthma Associates
Manav Segal, MD is an allergist and immunologist who treats asthma and allergies in children and adults at his Wyndmoor and Center City Philadelphia offices.
Dr. Segal has been recognized as a Top Doc in Philadelphia Magazine and by Main Line Today. He also has been featured on 6ABC Action News, CBS3, NBC10, WHYY and Main Line Parent magazine in Philadelphia. See our full Press coverage.
He is the first allergist in private practice in Pennsylvania to offer oral immunotherapy in order to successfully treat food allergies, including those to milk, egg, peanut, and tree nuts. He was one of the first doctors in the region to introduce allergy cluster immunotherapy to treat seasonal allergies, which provides a faster-track to well-being.
Board certified by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American Board of Internal medicine, Dr. Segal is Chief of Allergy & Immunology at Chestnut Hill Hospital and is on staff at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Methodist Hospital.
Dr. Segal completed medical school training at the University of Texas at San Antonio and his residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. His fellowship was at Creighton University Hospital (Omaha, Nebraska) in pediatric and adult Allergy/Immunology.
Allergies, Asthma, Insect Bites & Stings, Sinusitis, Food Allergies, Hives, Mold, Immunology, Eczema, Pet Allergies, Seasonal Allergies, Exercise-Induced Asthma, Latex Allergy, Allergy Shots
“Dr. Segal is the BEST! He really takes his time with his patients and really listens to them. You can tell he loves what he does! I would highly recommend him to anyone and his office staff is wonderful, too.” – Jessica Kane
“Great Dr!!! He helped my son so much!!! Understood him, he also said he would be off all meds by hi 2nd year of college if he did his shots once a week. My son faithful got his shots and sure enough 2nd year of college he was off them. Allergy pill as needed. I always recommend him!!! His staff is wonderful as well.” – Wendy Newman
Penn Allergy and Immunology University City
Andrea Apter, MD is a Professor of Medicine, in the Section of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania. She is board-certified in both internal medicine and allergy and immunology and holds a Masters Degree in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health. At Penn she is an Associate Scholar of the Center of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics. She is Associate Editor of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology and a past- Director of the American Board of Allergy and Immunology.
She has served on the FDA Pulmonary Allergy Drug Advisory and Allergenic Products Advisory Committees and NIH study sections and DSMBs. Dr. Apter’s research concentrates on eliminating health disparities focusing on asthma and barriers to adherence, as well as the patient-provider relationship, and the impact of the health system and the social environment on patient health. In 2000 Dr. Apter received a Mentored Clinical Research Scientist Award (K23) from the NHLBI to study modifiable predictors of adherence. This project has resulted in several publications and led to the awarding of an R01, an intervention study, in 2005, “Individualized Interventions to Improve Asthma.” She received a second career development award on health literacy. These awards led to interventions studies including her current R18 ( A Patient Advocate to improve real-world asthma management for inner city adults and PCORI (AS-1307-05218) grant: “Using IT to improve access, communication, and asthma in African-American and Hispanic/Latino adults”. These studies have led to a focus on how healthcare providers, patient stakeholders and administrators can work together to improve health outcomes in undeserved audlts . Asthma is used a s a model of a chronic disease. Many of the patient shave comorbidities and histories of exposure to tobacco.
Adverse Drug Reaction, Allergies, Anaphylaxis, Angioedema, Asthma, Drug Allergy, Food Allergy, Hives (Urticaria), Nasal Polyps, Rhinitis (Nasal Inflammation), Sinus Infections (Sinusitis)
“Great doctors and services” – Sean
Allergy & Asthma Specialists
Matthew Fogg, MD, MA is a Physician and Director with Allergy & Asthma Specialists, PC a group practice with eight locations in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs. He is the Director of Food Allergy Treatment. He has practiced as a Board Certified Allergist/Immunologist since 2004.
Dr. Fogg received his Medical Degree from New York University School of Medicine and a Masters of Arts degree from New York University in Medical Ethics and Health Care Policy. He continued his training at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia where he completed a Pediatric Residency and a Fellowship in adult and pediatric Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Dr. Fogg is Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Allergy & Clinical Immunology. He is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Pennsylvania Allergy and Asthma Association, and the Philadelphia Allergy Society. He is involved in numerous research studies and has authored articles published in peer review journals including the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.
Allergy Skin Testing; Allergy drops and tablets; Peanut allergy drops; Hives, eczema and other rashes; Asthma treatment; Eye Allergy; Allergy Injections; Chronic Cough; Chronic Cough; Personalized Medicine; Food allergy; Sinusitis; Patch testing; Recurrent infections; Aspririn allergy treatment
“We’ve had 4 appointments for our infant daughter with Dr. Fogg. He has been on time, pleasant, warm, professional, and thorough each and every time we’ve seen him. He has provided such peace of mind during our daughter’s allergy struggles. I highly recommend him.” – Gina Daley
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