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We found 8 allergist/immunologists who accept Humana Bronze 6450/HMO Premier near Cleveland, TN.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2305 Chambliss Avenue Nw
Cleveland, TN
 

Dr. Jennifer Patel is an allergy & immunology specialist. She accepts Coventry, Coventry HSA, and Humana HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended medical school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. Dr. Patel completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2305 Chambliss Avenue Nw
Cleveland, TN
 

Dr. Hyman Kaplan sees patients in Chattanooga, TN and Cleveland, TN. His medical specialty is allergy & immunology. Dr. Kaplan honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. After completing medical school at Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Georgia.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2305 Chambliss Avenue Nw
Cleveland, TN
 

Dr. Robert Younger is a specialist in allergy & immunology. He works in Chattanooga, TN and Cleveland, TN. Dr. Younger's average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Younger honors. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine and residency at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2305 Chambliss Avenue Nw
Cleveland, TN
 

Dr. Todd Levin's area of specialization is allergy & immunology. He attended Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee. Dr. Levin's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Levin honors.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2305 Chambliss Avenue Nw
Cleveland, TN
 

Dr. David Chaffin is an allergist/immunologist in Chattanooga, TN and Cleveland, TN. Dr. Chaffin takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2305 Chambliss Avenue Nw
Cleveland, TN
 

Dr. Michael Hollie's medical specialty is allergy & immunology. He is a graduate of Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Dr. Hollie completed his residency training at T.C. Thompson Children's Hospital. The average patient rating for Dr. Hollie is 4.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hollie accepts.

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Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
2305 Chambliss Avenue Nw
Cleveland, TN
 

Dr. Lee Perry is a pediatric allergy & immunology specialist in Cleveland, TN and Chattanooga, TN. He graduated from Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Georgia. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
2305 Chambliss Avenue Nw
Cleveland, TN
 

Dr. Russell Walker is a specialist in allergy & immunology. He works in Chattanooga, TN and Cleveland, TN. Dr. Walker accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Travis Air Force Base, David Grant USAF Medical Center.

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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.