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Dr. Richard Joseph Lee, MD
Specializes in Other, Allergy & Immunology
107 Newtown Road; Suite 1b
Danbury, CT
 

Dr. Richard Lee, who practices in Danbury, CT and New Milford, CT, is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. Dr. Lee has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He takes Medicare insurance. After attending Central University of the East School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with New Milford Hospital and Danbury Hospital.

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Dr. Jonathan Bruce Bell, MD
Specializes in Other, Allergy & Immunology
107 Newtown Road; Suite 1b
Danbury, CT
 

Dr. Jonathan Bell practices allergy & immunology. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Medicare insurance. Dr. Bell obtained his medical school training at Georgetown University School of Medicine and performed his residency at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. Dr. Bell is professionally affiliated with Danbury Hospital.

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Dr. Sara Ines Dever, MD
Specializes in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
107 Newtown Road; Suite 1b
Danbury, CT
 

Dr. Sara Dever practices allergy & immunology in Danbury, CT and New Milford, CT. After completing medical school at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Dr. Dever performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut. Her average rating from her patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. She is in-network for Medicare insurance. In addition to English, Dr. Dever speaks Spanish. She is affiliated with Danbury Hospital.

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Dr. Roger H Karlin, MD
Specializes in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
57 North Street; Suite 422
Danbury, CT
 

Dr. Roger Karlin practices allergy & immunology in New Fairfield, CT and Danbury, CT. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Medicare insurance. Dr. Karlin attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut for his residency. Dr. Karlin (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Italian. Dr. Karlin is affiliated with Danbury Hospital.

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Dr. Yogen Dave, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
107 Newtown Road; Suite 1b
Danbury, CT
 

Dr. Yogen Dave's specialty is allergy & immunology. Dr. Dave is affiliated with Danbury Hospital. He attended Temple University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at George Washington University Medical Center for residency. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
70 Main Street
Danbury, CT
 

Dr. David Zolov practices adult allergy & immunology. He is affiliated with Danbury Hospital. He attended medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Other, Allergy & Immunology
107 Newtown Road; Suite 1b
Danbury, CT
 

Dr. Purvi Shah's medical specialty is allergy & immunology. Dr. Shah is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Shah is a graduate of Ohio State University College of Medicine. For Dr. Shah's professional training, Dr. Shah completed a residency program at St. Vincent's Hospital. Dr. Shah's hospital/clinic affiliations include New Milford Hospital and Danbury Hospital.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
57 North Street; Suite 216
Danbury, CT
 

Dr. Jane Petroff is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. Dr. Petroff is affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. She attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
900 Ridgebury Road; Box 368
Ridgefield, CT
 

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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.
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