We found 7 allergist/immunologists who accept Silver Choice HSA 3000 - 4 with IVF near Galveston, TX.

Dr. John Andrew Grant Jr., MD
Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
301 University Boulevard; John Sealy Annex 5.112
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. J. Grant's specialty is adult allergy & immunology. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Before completing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Grant attended medical school at Duke University School of Medicine. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Grant is affiliated with the University of Colorado Health (UCHealth) and the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health).

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Clinical interests: Allergies

Dr. Sanjiv Sur, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, Adult Allergy & Immunology
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Sanjiv Sur is a specialist in pediatric allergy & immunology and adult allergy & immunology. He works in League City, TX and Galveston, TX. Dr. Sur takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He studied medicine at GSVM Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Sur trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Maryland. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Sur is professionally affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health).

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Dr. Edward Gautier Ii Brooks, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Edward Brooks specializes in pediatric allergy & immunology and practices in Galveston, TX and San Antonio, TX. His professional affiliations include the University of Texas (UT) Medicine San Antonio and the University Health System. Dr. Brooks studied medicine at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Brooks trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Randall Mark Goldblum, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
Department of Pediatrics; Rm 2.300 - Children S Hospital
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Randall Goldblum's specialty is pediatric allergy & immunology. He is affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health). After attending the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Yale University. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Goldblum takes.

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Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Rana Bonds' area of specialization is adult allergy & immunology. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at Ochsner Medical Center, Dr. Bonds attended Baylor College of Medicine for medical school. She has received distinctions including Texas Rising Stars and Texas Super Doctors. She is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital.

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Dr. Meera Rani Gupta, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, Adult Allergy & Immunology
Utmb Mail Route 0561; 301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Meera Gupta's specialties are pediatric allergy & immunology and adult allergy & immunology. She practices in Galveston, TX and League City, TX. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Before completing her residency at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Dr. Gupta attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Gupta is affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health).

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Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. George Browne's area of specialization is adult allergy & immunology. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Browne attended medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars.

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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.
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