We found 13 immunologists who accept Humana near Mesa, AZ.

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Specializes in Other, Allergy & Immunology
4852 E Baseline Road; Suite 101
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Radha Rishi's specialty is allergy & immunology. Before completing her residency at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, Dr. Rishi attended medical school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. Patients gave her an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Rishi's hospital/clinic affiliations include Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Banner Health.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
4852 E Baseline Road; Suite 101
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Duane Wong is a specialist in allergy & immunology. He works in Chandler, AZ, Mesa, AZ, and Phoenix, AZ. He is rated highly by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Wong attended Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Phoenix Children's Hospital for residency. He has received the distinction of Phoenix Super Doctors. Dr. Wong (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Cantonese. Dr. Wong is professionally affiliated with Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Banner Health.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
4852 E Baseline Road; Suite 101
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Darrell Wong's area of specialization is allergy & immunology. Patients gave Dr. Wong an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and performed his residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. He has received the following distinction: Phoenix Super Doctors. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Wong's hospital/clinic affiliations include Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Banner Health.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
4852 E Baseline Road; Suite 101
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Robert Hellmers sees patients in Chandler, AZ, Mesa, AZ, and Scottsdale, AZ. His medical specialty is allergy & immunology. He is affiliated with Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Banner Health. Before completing his residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Dr. Hellmers attended medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hellmers honors.

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Dr. Ronald Joseph Mittel Jr., MD
Specializes in Pediatrics, Allergy & Immunology
4140 E Baseline Road; Suite 112
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Ronald Mittel is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. He is professionally affiliated with Banner Desert Medical Center, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Banner Gateway Medical Center. He attended the University of Louisville School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Dr. Mittel takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Ronald K Jorgensen, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
4140 E Baseline Road; Suite 112
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Ronald Jorgensen's area of specialization is allergy & immunology. He is a graduate of the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Jorgensen's training includes residency programs at Mayo Clinic and a hospital affiliated with the University of Utah. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Jorgensen takes. He is affiliated with Phoenix Children's Hospital and Banner Thunderbird Medical Center.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
4140 E Baseline Road; Suite 112
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Kevin Boesel's area of specialization is allergy & immunology. Dr. Boesel is rated highly by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He graduated from the University of Nevada School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix. He has received professional recognition including the following: Phoenix Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Phoenix Children's Hospital and Banner Thunderbird Medical Center.

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Dr. Levente Edward Erdos, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
4140 E Baseline Road; Suite 112
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Levente Erdos is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. Dr. Erdos is affiliated with Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix and Banner Thunderbird Medical Center. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
4140 E Baseline Road; Suite 112
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Eiza Ching's area of specialization is allergy & immunology. She is a graduate of the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. Her residency was performed at Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Ching honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, Coventry HSA, and Humana HMO. She is affiliated with Banner Thunderbird Medical Center and Banner Estrella Medical Center.

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Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
4140 E Baseline Road; Suite 112
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Ryan Casper, who practices in Glendale, AZ, Mesa, AZ, and Scottsdale, AZ, is a medical specialist in pediatric allergy & immunology. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Banner Thunderbird Medical Center. Before performing his residency at Phoenix Children's Hospital, Dr. Casper attended Medical College of Wisconsin for medical school. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
4852 E Baseline Road; Suite 101
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Laine Keahey's specialty is allergy & immunology. The average patient rating for Dr. Keahey is 3.5 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Keahey graduated from the University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Manitoba. Her professional affiliations include Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Banner Health.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
4140 E Baseline Road; Suite 112
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Mark Rose is an allergy & immunology specialist. He is affiliated with Banner Desert Medical Center, Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, and Phoenix Children's Hospital. Before completing his residency at Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Rose attended medical school at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
4852 E Baseline Road; Suite 101
Mesa, AZ
 

Dr. Rahul Rishi's specialty is adult allergy & immunology. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rishi takes. Dr. Rishi is a graduate of Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix, Phoenix Children's Hospital, and Banner Health.

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What is Immunology?

Immunology is the study and treatment of the immune system. This system is a complex arrangement that protects the body from foreign material and disease. If cells, viruses, or bacteria get past your skin and into your body where they can cause damage, the immune system works to find and destroy them.

If your immune system does not work effectively due to a disorder or infection, you may be treated by a clinical immunologist. Immunologists work to keep immune systems functioning as well as possible and to keep patients with weakened immune systems healthy. Some of the conditions an immunologist might treat include:
  • HIV / AIDS
  • Organ transplants, where the immune system must be suppressed to prevent infection
  • Primary immunodeficiencies, a number of rare disorders that make patients unusually susceptible to infections

The field of immunology has a great deal of overlap with other specialties that deal with the immune system. Specialists in immunology may, for example, treat patients with allergies or autoimmune disorders and vice-versa. The specialties related to clinical immunology are rheumatology, allergy-immunology, and infectious disease:
  • If the immune system is overreacting and attacking one’s own body instead of foreign material, the result can be inflammation and autoimmune disorders. Some diseases caused by an overactive immune system include rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and fibromyalgia. Overactive immune disorders are most often treated by a rheumatologist.
  • If the immune system is misfiring and reacting to harmless material, the result is allergies or asthma. Sometimes these immune responses are so extreme that they can be life-threatening. Severe allergies can be treated by an allergist-immunologist.
  • Sometimes infections overwhelm the immune system. A physician who studies how the immune system responds to infection and how infections spread is called an infectious disease specialist. Infectious disease specialists may treat such serious illnesses as MRSA, lyme disease, or tuberculosis. Of all the immunology-related specialties, there is the most overlap between infectious disease management and clinical immunology because patients with weakened immune systems are more likely to catch diseases.

Immunologists treat and protect your body’s own defense system so that you can stay as healthy as possible.