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Dr. Steven Russell Boas, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology, Other, Pediatric Critical Care
917 Sherwood Drive; 1st Floor
Lake Bluff, IL
 

Dr. Steven Boas' medical specialty is pediatric pulmonology and pediatric critical care. His average patient rating is 3.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Boas's clinical interests: cystic fibrosis (CF), vocal cord dysfunction (VCD), and asthma. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Boas is a graduate of Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine. He trained at Nassau University Medical Center for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

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All Interests: Bronchoscopy, Cystic Fibrosis, Asthma, Vocal Cord Dysfunction, Pectus Excavatum, Chronic Cough

Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
2151 Waukegan Road; Suite 110
Bannockburn, IL
 

Dr. Neil Freedman is a specialist in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He has a special interest in lung cancer, asthma, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Dr. Freedman is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group. He is a graduate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Freedman completed a residency program at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Patients gave Dr. Freedman an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Chicago Super Doctors.

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All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Lung Cancer, Asthma

Dr. David Jeffrey Oppenheim, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
185 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Lincolnshire, IL
 

Dr. David Oppenheim's specialty is general pediatrics. He obtained his medical school training at Indiana University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Riley Hospital for Children. Clinical interests for Dr. Oppenheim include asthma. Dr. Oppenheim accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, and CIGNA HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors. Dr. Oppenheim is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He has an open panel.

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All Interests: Asthma

Dr. Sol Drapkin, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology, Adult Allergy
1515 West Dundee Road
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Dr. Sol Drapkin is a specialist in allergy & immunology and adult allergy. He works in Evanston, IL, Chicago, IL, and Des Plaines, IL. In addition to English, he speaks Hebrew. These areas are among his clinical interests: sinusitis (sinus infection), asthma, and hives (uritcaria). Dr. Drapkin's professional affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), NorthShore University HealthSystem, and Swedish Covenant Hospital. He attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Rush University Medical Center. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Drapkin is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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All Interests: Sinusitis, Asthma, Allergies, Hives

Specializes in General Pediatrics
430 Milwaukee Avenue
Lincolnshire, IL
 

Dr. M. Radis practices general pediatrics. She studied medicine at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. Her training includes residency programs at The Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital and Rush University Medical Center. Patient ratings for Dr. Radis average 3.5 stars out of 5. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. She speaks Afrikaans. Dr. Radis's hospital/clinic affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and NorthShore University HealthSystem.

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All Interests: Asthma

Dr. Cheryl Ann Donovan-Hunt, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
1613 Barclay Boulevard
Buffalo Grove, IL
 

Dr. Cheryl Donovan-Hunt practices general pediatrics in Deerfield, IL, Northbrook, IL, and Buffalo Grove, IL. She has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Donovan-Hunt honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended the University of Toledo College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University for residency. In addition to English, Dr. Donovan-Hunt speaks German. She is professionally affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and NorthShore University HealthSystem.

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All Interests: Sports Health, Genetic Issues, Allergies, Newborn Care, Asthma

Dr. Oren Joshua Lakser, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
701 Woodlands Parkway; Suite 200
Vernon Hills, IL
 

Dr. Oren Lakser works as a pediatric pulmonologist in Forest, IL, Lake Forest, IL, and Chicago, IL. Clinical interests for Dr. Lakser include lung problems. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Lakser is a graduate of the University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Lakser trained at Montefiore Medical Center for residency. He speaks Hebrew. He is professionally affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Medicine, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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All Interests: Vocal Cord Dysfunction, Bronchoscopy, Outpatient Care, Borderline Personality Disorder, Lung ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
2151 Waukegan Road; Suite 110
Bannockburn, IL
 

Dr. Semil Mehta is a critical care specialist and pulmonologist in Bannockburn, IL and Gurnee, IL. These areas are among his clinical interests: lung cancer, asthma, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Dr. Mehta is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Mehta studied medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University.

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All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Lung Cancer, Asthma

Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
2151 Waukegan Road; Suite 110
Bannockburn, IL
 

Dr. Scott Field practices adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Field include lung cancer, asthma, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Dr. Field takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group.

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All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Lung Cancer, Asthma

Dr. Mark E Kaplan, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
1800 Hollister Drive; Suite 210
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Mark Kaplan sees patients in Libertyville, IL and Gurnee, IL. His medical specialty is allergy & immunology. He is especially interested in hay fever (allergic rhinitis), asthma, and sinus problems. Patient ratings for Dr. Kaplan average 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Kaplan honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and a graduate of Northwestern Memorial Hospital's residency program. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors. Dr. Kaplan's professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine, Vista Health System, and NorthShore University HealthSystem. His practice is open to new patients.

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All Interests: Sinus Problems, Hay Fever, Asthma

Specializes in General Pediatrics
300 Center Drive; Suite 103
Vernon Hills, IL
 

Dr. Dimple Damani is a pediatrician. These areas are among her clinical interests: asthma and preventive care. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Damani is a graduate of Medical College of Wisconsin. She trained at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago for her residency. She is affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Medicine, and NorthShore University HealthSystem. Dr. Damani has a closed panel.

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All Interests: Asthma, Preventive Care

Dr. Ilan Gabriel Yavitz Zincof, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
800 N. Westmoreland Road; Suite 102
Lake Forest, IL
 

Dr. Ilan Yavitz Zincof's specialties are adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He practices in Lake Forest, IL. He trained at St. Elizabeth's Hospital for his residency. Dr. Yavitz Zincof's clinical interests include asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and chronic cough. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS), and more. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Northwestern Medical Group (NMG) and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Yavitz Zincof is accepting new patients.

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All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Lung Problems, Chronic Cough, Asthma

Dr. Maria Cynthia Yango Eugenio, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy, Allergy & Immunology
1411 Mchenry Road; Suite 126
Buffalo Grove, IL
 

Dr. Maria Yango-Eugenio sees patients in Buffalo Grove, IL and Algonquin, IL. Her medical specialties are pediatric allergy and allergy & immunology. Dr. Yango-Eugenio's areas of expertise consist of asthma and skin testing. She is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Yango-Eugenio graduated from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine and then she performed her residency at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish.

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All Interests: Skin Testing, Asthma

Dr. Michael Gary Ankin, MD
Specializes in Adult Pulmonology
660 N Westmoreland Road
Lake Forest, IL
 

Dr. Michael Ankin practices adult pulmonology in Lake Forest, IL. Dr. Ankin has a special interest in emphysema, asthma, and smoking cessation. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HFN, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Dr. Ankin attended Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Northwestern Medicine and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He is not accepting new patients at this time.

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All Interests: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Emphysema, Asthma, Smoking Cessation

Dr. Rilina Ghosh, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
1800 Hollister Drive; Suite 220
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Rilina Ghosh works as a general pediatrician. In her practice, Dr. Ghosh focuses on asthma, allergies, and colic. Dr. Ghosh is affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Medicine, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Humana ChoiceCare Network, CIGNA Plans, and more. Dr. Ghosh is open to new patients. Before performing her residency at UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, Dr. Ghosh attended UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. In addition to English, she speaks Bengali.

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All Interests: Allergies, Weight Loss, Colic, Asthma

Dr. Ronit Asherson, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
1900 Hollister Drive
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Ronit Asherson is a general pediatrician in Libertyville, IL and Antioch, IL. She is professionally affiliated with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and NorthShore University HealthSystem. Dr. Asherson graduated from the University of Cape Town Faculty of Health Sciences. She trained at St. Louis Children's Hospital for her residency. She honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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All Interests: Allergies, Asthma, Preventive Care

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What is Asthma?

Asthma is a chronic lung disease where the tissue and airways of the lungs become extremely sensitive to certain substances. When these substances are breathed in, the lungs become inflamed. The muscles around the airways tighten and squeeze the lungs, and passages within the lungs swell and tighten. The airways themselves produce mucus, which further clogs the tightened, swollen airways. A person having an asthma attack finds it very difficult to breathe, and a severe attack can even be fatal.

Asthma affects people of all ages, but people with asthma are most often diagnosed as children. Symptoms can include wheezing, a tight feeling in the chest, shortness of breath, and coughing. Some people have mild symptoms all the time, and some people have no symptoms at all, but everyone with asthma is susceptible to occasional severe attacks or flare-ups of symptoms when they are exposed to triggers. Triggers vary widely but can include:

  • Allergens (dust mites, pet fur, mold, pollen, grass)
  • Irritants (smoke, pollution, dust, chemicals)
  • Viral infections
  • Physical activity, especially outdoors
  • Certain medications or chemicals in foods (aspirin, sulfites)

Treatment for most asthma patients involves three steps. Learn what your asthma triggers are and avoid them. Take a daily control medication, usually an inhaled corticosteroid, to reduce inflammation in the lungs. Also, have “rescue medication” with you at all times to take in case of a severe attack. These quick-acting inhaled medications relax the muscles around the airways and allow the lungs to open up for air.

There is no cure for asthma, but with treatment it should not interfere with your daily life and activities.
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