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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2137 Welsh Road; Suite 2b
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Raquel Empedrad is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. Dr. Empedrad's clinical interests include sinusitis (sinus infection), conjunctivitis (pink eye), and contact dermatitis. Dr. Empedrad's hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Virtua Memorial, and Allergic Disease Associates. Dr. Empedrad takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing Dr. Empedrad's residency at Nassau University Medical Center, Dr. Empedrad attended Cebu Institute of Medicine and Cebu Doctors' University College of Medicine for medical school.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Conjunctivitis, Contact Dermatitis, Hoarseness, Sinus Problems, Nasal Polyps, Food Allergy, ... (Read more)

Dr. George Alec Belecanech, MD
Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
2137 Welsh Road; Suite 2b
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. George Belecanech specializes in adult allergy & immunology. Clinical interests for Dr. Belecanech include sinusitis (sinus infection), conjunctivitis (pink eye), and contact dermatitis. Dr. Belecanech is professionally affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Virtua Memorial, and Allergic Disease Associates. His education and training includes medical school at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and residency at Keesler Air Force Base Medical Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Belecanech honors. He has received professional recognition including the following: Recognized as a "Top Doc" by South Jersey Magazine.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Conjunctivitis, Contact Dermatitis, Hoarseness, Sinus Problems, Nasal Polyps, Food Allergy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Marc Fred Goldstein, MD
Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
2137 Welsh Road; Suite 2b
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Marc Goldstein practices adult allergy & immunology. His clinical interests include sinusitis (sinus infection), conjunctivitis (pink eye), and contact dermatitis. Dr. Goldstein's hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Virtua Memorial, and Allergic Disease Associates. He attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Hahnemann University Hospital for residency. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Goldstein has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors; Recognized in Courier Post's 2008 Best of South Jersey Doctors; and Recognized in Delaware Valley Consumers 2007 Best Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Conjunctivitis, Contact Dermatitis, Hoarseness, Sinus Problems, Nasal Polyps, Food Allergy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Nancy Deborah Gordon, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2137 Welsh Road; Suite 2b
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Nancy Gordon's area of specialization is allergy & immunology. Before performing her residency at Temple University Hospital, Dr. Gordon attended Temple University School of Medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Gordon include sinusitis (sinus infection), conjunctivitis (pink eye), and contact dermatitis. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Virtua Memorial, and Allergic Disease Associates.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Conjunctivitis, Contact Dermatitis, Hoarseness, Sinus Problems, Nasal Polyps, Food Allergy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Donald Jeffrey Dvorin, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2137 Welsh Road; Suite 2b
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Donald Dvorin is an allergy & immunology specialist. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. His areas of expertise include the following: sinusitis (sinus infection), conjunctivitis (pink eye), and contact dermatitis. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dvorin takes. He graduated from Far Eastern University, Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation and then he performed his residency at Kennedy Memorial Hospitals-University Medical Center, Stratford and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Dvorin's hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Virtua Memorial, and Allergic Disease Associates.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Conjunctivitis, Contact Dermatitis, Hoarseness, Sinus Problems, Nasal Polyps, Food Allergy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Irene Christa Haralabatos, MD
Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
2137 Welsh Road; Suite 2b
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Irene Haralabatos is a medical specialist in adult allergy & immunology. Clinical interests for Dr. Haralabatos include sinusitis (sinus infection), conjunctivitis (pink eye), and contact dermatitis. Dr. Haralabatos is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Virtua Memorial, and Allergic Disease Associates. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. She trained at Parkland Health & Hospital System for residency.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Conjunctivitis, Contact Dermatitis, Hoarseness, Sinus Problems, Nasal Polyps, Food Allergy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Eva Jakabovics, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road; Noble Plaza
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. Eva Jakabovics, who practices in Blue Bell, PA, Philadelphia, PA, and Lansdale, PA, is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. She is conversant in Hungarian. Areas of expertise for Dr. Jakabovics include allergies. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Einstein Healthcare Network, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, and Abington Health. She is a graduate of Semmelweis University Faculty of Medicine. For her professional training, Dr. Jakabovics completed residency programs at Driscoll Children's Hospital and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Awards and/or distinctions she has received include Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs. Dr. Jakabovics's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Allergies

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Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
1650 Huntingdon Pike; Suite 101
Meadowbrook, PA
 

Dr. Min Ku's specialty is adult allergy & immunology. Her areas of expertise include contact dermatitis, immunization (preventive vaccines), and bronchitis. She is in-network for United Healthcare HSA, AmeriHealth, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Ku graduated from Penn State College of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. She is professionally affiliated with Aria Health and Cooper University Health Care.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Immunization, Bronchitis, Contact Dermatitis, Skin Allergy, Asthma, Allergies, Pulmonary ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark Alan Posner, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road; Noble Plaza
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. Mark Posner's area of specialization is allergy & immunology. His clinical interests include allergies. Dr. Posner's average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Posner trained at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital for his residency. He has received the distinction of Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs. Dr. Posner's professional affiliations include Einstein Healthcare Network, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, and Phoenixville Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Allergies

Dr. Shashank Surendra Sheth, MD
Specializes in Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road; Noble Plaza
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. Shashank Sheth is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. He has indicated that his clinical interests include allergies. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sheth takes. Dr. Sheth attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Sheth trained at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, a hospital affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Einstein Healthcare Network, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, and Abington Health. Dr. Sheth welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Allergies

Dr. Robert Anolik, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road; Noble Plaza
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. Robert Anolik's specialty is allergy & immunology. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Anolik is especially interested in allergies. He is professionally affiliated with Einstein Healthcare Network, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, and Phoenixville Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. Dr. Anolik is a graduate of SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and a graduate of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's residency program.

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Clinical interests: Allergies

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. Patrick Vannelli works as an allergist/immunologist. Before performing his residency at Goryeb Children's Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), Dr. Vannelli attended SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences for medical school. In his practice, he is particularly interested in allergies. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He is affiliated with Einstein Healthcare Network, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, and Abington Health. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Vannelli's office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Allergies

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Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road; Noble Plaza
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. Anjana Khuntia is a medical specialist in pediatric allergy & immunology. In Dr. Khuntia's practice, she is particularly interested in allergies. Her professional affiliations include Einstein Healthcare Network, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, and Abington Health. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Khuntia takes. Her practice is open to new patients. She studied medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Khuntia's medical residency was performed at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Allergies

Dr. Sandhya H Desai, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road; Noble Plaza
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. Sandhya Desai's medical specialty is allergy & immunology. Dr. Desai has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. In her practice, Dr. Desai focuses on allergies. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Desai honors. She obtained her medical school training at the University of Michigan Medical School and performed her residency at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and a hospital affiliated with the University of Chicago. Her professional affiliations include Einstein Healthcare Network, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, and Abington Health. Dr. Desai's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Allergies

Dr. William Allen Spiegel, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road; Noble Plaza
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. William Spiegel is a specialist in allergy & immunology. He works in Blue Bell, PA, Doylestown, PA, and Lansdale, PA. Patient ratings for Dr. Spiegel average 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Spiegel honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Temple University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with Allergy & Asthma Specialists and Abington Health. Dr. Spiegel is open to new patients.

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Dr. Matthew Isaac Fogg, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
801 Old York Road; Noble Plaza
Jenkintown, PA
 

Dr. Matthew Fogg, who practices in Blue Bell, PA, Philadelphia, PA, and Lansdale, PA, is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. He obtained his medical school training at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and performed his residency at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Clinical interests for Dr. Fogg include asthma, medication, and food allergy. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO. Dr. Fogg is professionally affiliated with Einstein Healthcare Network, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, and Allergy & Asthma Specialists. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Eczema, Allergies, Asthma, Medication, Food Allergy

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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.