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We found 16 allergist/immunologists who accept Humana HMO near Orland Park, IL.

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Specializes in Legal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
16345 Harlem Avenue; Suite 1w
Tinley Park, IL
 

Dr. Cynthia Lerner's specialties are legal medicine and allergy & immunology. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Lerner attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago for residency. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Lerner takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna.

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Clinical interests: Hives, Hay Fever, Asthma

Dr. Timothy J Brown, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
10733 W. 165th Street
Orland Park, IL
 

Dr. Timothy Brown's area of specialization is pediatric allergy & immunology. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and a graduate of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago's residency program. He honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Brown's professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, and Delnor Hospital. Dr. Brown has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Immunotherapy, Allergies, Food Allergy, Hay Fever

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Specializes in Pediatric Allergy, Allergy & Immunology
10733 W. 165th Street
Orland Park, IL
 

Dr. Alan Resnick works as a pediatric allergist and allergist/immunologist. He has a special interest in sinusitis (sinus infection), hay fever (allergic rhinitis), and asthma. He is affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and NorthShore University HealthSystem. Dr. Resnick graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and then he performed his residency at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Clinical interests: Sinusitis, Hay Fever, Asthma

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Specializes in Pediatric Allergy, Allergy & Immunology
10733 W. 165th Street
Orland Park, IL
 

Dr. Sai Nimmagadda is a pediatric allergy and allergy & immunology specialist in Orland Park, IL, Hoffman Estates, IL, and Highland Park, IL. Dr. Nimmagadda speaks Telugu. His professional affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and NorthShore University HealthSystem. His training includes a residency program at Columbus Hospital, Chicago. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Nimmagadda accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He has received the distinction of Chicago Super Doctors.

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Dr. James R Hunter Jr., MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
10733 165th Street
Orland Park, IL
 

Dr. James Hunter sees patients in Orland Park, IL, Highland Park, IL, and Flossmoor, IL. His medical specialty is pediatric allergy & immunology. In Dr. Hunter's practice, he is particularly interested in asthma and allergies. He is in-network for Viant, TRICARE, and Humana HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is professionally affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, MetroSouth Medical Center, and Franciscan Alliance. Dr. Hunter has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Allergies, Asthma

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Specializes in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
6320 159th Street; Suite A
Oak Forest, IL
 

Dr. Jenna Podjasek works as an allergist/immunologist in Oak Forest, IL. Dr. Podjasek studied medicine at Rush Medical College. For her professional training, Dr. Podjasek completed a residency program at Mayo Clinic. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Podjasek takes. She is affiliated with Palos Community Hospital.

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Dr. Joyce C Rabbat, MD
Specializes in Pediatrics, Allergy & Immunology
15750 Marian Drive
Homer Glen, IL
 

Dr. Joyce Rabbat specializes in allergy & immunology. Her areas of expertise include contact dermatitis, drug allergy, and hay fever (allergic rhinitis). Dr. Rabbat takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. She obtained her medical school training at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and performed her residency at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Rabbat speaks Spanish. She is affiliated with Loyola Outpatient Center (LOC) and Loyola Center for Health at Homer Glen.

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Clinical interests: Drug Allergy, Eczema, Atopic Dermatitis, Contact Dermatitis, Hay Fever, Hives, Asthma, Food ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
10733 W. 165th Street
Orland Park, IL
 

Dr. Mark Lowenthal practices allergy & immunology. He is professionally affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and NorthShore University HealthSystem. He studied medicine at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Lowenthal trained at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Lowenthal is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Lourdes D Floro, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
18210 South Lagrange Road; Suite 102
Tinley Park, IL
 

Dr. Lourdes Floro is a medical specialist in pediatric allergy & immunology. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Preferred Network Access (PNA), and more. Before completing her residency at Rush University Medical Center, Dr. Floro attended medical school at the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Floro speaks Filipino. Dr. Floro is affiliated with Little Company of Mary Health Providers Network. She is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Contact Dermatitis, Allergy Testing

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Specializes in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
1400 Ravinia Place
Orland Park, IL
 

Dr. Richard Fitzsimons specializes in allergy & immunology. He graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He accepts Coventry, Viant, and Community Care Network (CCN), in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Fitzsimons's professional affiliations include Palos Community Hospital, Franciscan Alliance, and Associated Allergists & Asthma Specialists. He welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Sompongse Angspatt, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
5601 Victoria Drive
Oak Forest, IL
 

Dr. Sompongse Angspatt, who practices in Oak Forest, IL, is a medical specialist in pediatric allergy & immunology. Dr. Angspatt is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, and more. After attending Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University for medical school, he completed his residency training at Michael Reese Hospital and Little Company of Mary Hospital. He is affiliated with Little Company of Mary Health Providers Network. He is open to new patients.

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Dr. Uma Devi Gavani, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
7600 W College Drive
Palos Heights, IL
 

Dr. Uma Gavani is an allergist/immunologist in Palos Heights, IL, Oak Lawn, IL, and New Lenox, IL. Dr. Gavani's average patient rating is 2.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gavani takes. Her education and training includes medical school at Guntur Medical College and residency at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County. She is affiliated with Palos Community Hospital. Dr. Gavani is accepting new patients.

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Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
18210 La Grange Road; Suite 201
Tinley Park, IL
 

Dr. Miguel Alcordo is an adult allergist and immunologist. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Dr. Mohammad T.K. Ghani, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
7808 College Drive
Palos Heights, IL
 

Dr. Mohammad Ghani's area of specialization is allergy & immunology. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Areas of expertise for Dr. Ghani include asthma and allergies. He accepts CIGNA Plans, Humana HMO, and Humana Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from King Edward Medical University. In addition to English, Dr. Ghani speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital, and MetroSouth Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Allergies, Asthma

Dr. James A Thompson, MD
Specializes in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
1400 Ravinia Place
Orland Park, IL
 

Dr. James Thompson works as an allergist/immunologist in Orland Park, IL, Flossmoor, IL, and Chicago, IL. Dr. Thompson's average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is professionally affiliated with Palos Community Hospital, MetroSouth Medical Center, and Franciscan Alliance. He is in-network for Coventry, Viant, and Community Care Network (CCN), in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. He graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. Dr. Thompson trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago for residency.

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Specializes in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
10733 W. 165th Street
Orland Park, IL
 

Dr. Michael Flais' area of specialization is allergy & immunology. He honors Viant, TRICARE, Humana HMO, and more. He studied medicine at the University of Toledo College of Medicine. Dr. Flais is professionally affiliated with Franciscan Alliance. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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What is Allergy & Immunology?

A physician who specializes in allergies, asthma, and other disorders of the immune system is called an allergist-immunologist or simply an allergist. Allergic reactions can cause a huge number of symptoms in the body, and allergy-immunology specialists treat a wide variety of problems, including:
  • Allergies affecting the respiratory tract, such as allergic rhinitis (hay fever) or asthma.
  • Allergies affecting the skin, such as eczema, hives, welts, and allergic rashes.
  • Adverse reactions to substances such as foods, drugs and vaccines, or stinging insects.
  • Autoimmune diseases, where the immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissues. Some examples are rheumatoid arthritis, where the immune system attacks the joints; celiac disease, where the lining of the small intestine is damaged; and Sjogren’s syndrome, where the glands producing tears and saliva are attacked.
  • Certain diseases of the immune system, such as antibody deficiencies, primary immunodeficiency disease, or in some cases, HIV.

During a visit to an allergist-immunologist, the physician may perform allergy testing to identify which substances are causing the allergic reactions. An important part of the care they provide is prevention education, where patients with allergies learn how to decrease their exposure to problematic substances and control their symptoms of allergic reaction. Allergists might prescribe medication, such as inhaled corticosteroids or beta agonists for asthma. They may also provide immunotherapy, where small amounts of the problem allergen are given via injection to the patient and the amount is increased slowly over time. The shots help the body get used to the allergen and train the immune system to react appropriately to it without causing problem symptoms.

Immune disorders can range from making patients uncomfortable to being life-threatening, and they are becoming more common. Allergy-Immunology is a quickly growing field.