We found 20 providers with an interest in asthma and who accept Silver Choice HSA 3000 - 4 with IVF near Pearland, TX.

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Dr. David Bruce Engler, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
10223 Broadway; Suite L
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. David Engler is an allergist/immunologist in Pasadena, TX, Houston, TX, and Pearland, TX. Clinical interests for Dr. Engler include sinusitis (sinus infection), hay fever (allergic rhinitis), and asthma. Patient ratings for Dr. Engler average 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine. He has received the following distinctions: Texas Super Doctors and Board of Regents, American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 1989-1991 & 1995-1998. Dr. Engler is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include Houston Methodist and Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center (TMC). He is accepting new patients.

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All Interests: Sinusitis, Asthma, Hay Fever

Dr. Carlos James Vital, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
11920 Astoria, Suite 370; Medical Plaza, Building 2
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Carlos Vital is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. He is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and a graduate of Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans' residency program. Dr. Vital's areas of clinical interest consist of contact dermatitis, hay fever (allergic rhinitis), and asthma. The average patient rating for Dr. Vital is 4.0 stars out of 5. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Vital takes. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Park Plaza Hospital. Dr. Vital has an open panel.

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All Interests: Contact Dermatitis, Asthma, Hives, Angioedema, Hay Fever

Dr. Eugene M Choo, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
9223 Broadway Street; Suite 103
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Eugene Choo's specialty is allergy & immunology. Dr. Choo graduated from Baylor College of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine for residency. His clinical interests include immunodeficiency, chronic sinusitis, and asthma. He takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna Medicare. Dr. Choo (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Korean. Dr. Choo's hospital/clinic affiliations include Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, Texas Children's Hospital, and Memorial Hermann Cypress Hospital.

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All Interests: Immunodeficiency, Atopic Dermatitis, Hives, Food Allergy, Dermatitis, Sinusitis, Chronic Sinusitis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Duyen Kim Nguyen, DO
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
9223 Broadway Street; Suite 103
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Duyen Nguyen is a specialist in pediatric allergy & immunology. She works in Houston, TX, Huntsville, TX, and Kingwood, TX. Her areas of expertise include sinusitis (sinus infection), asthma, and food allergy. Her professional affiliations include Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, Allergy & Asthma Associates, and Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital. Dr. Nguyen is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice. After completing medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Nguyen performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. She has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars. She speaks Vietnamese.

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All Interests: Allergies, Food Allergy, Sinusitis, Asthma

Dr. Maqsood Javed, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
11914 Astoria Boulevard; Suite 185
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Maqsood Javed specializes in general internal medicine and practices in Houston, TX. Dr. Javed is rated highly by his patients. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Punjab Medical College and Quaid-e-Azam Medical College. Dr. Javed (or staff) is conversant in Urdu. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital.

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All Interests: Flu Shot, Hypertension, Physical Exams, Diabetes, Asthma, Employment Issues

Dr. Enrique T Quintero, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
9223 Broadway Street; Suite 103
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Enrique Quintero sees patients in The Woodlands, TX, Houston, TX, and Webster, TX. His medical specialty is pediatric allergy & immunology. Dr. Quintero attended medical school at the University of Monterrey Faculty of Medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Quintero include sinusitis (sinus infection), contact dermatitis, and hay fever (allergic rhinitis). He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, United Healthcare Choice, and more. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital. Dr. Quintero's practice is open to new patients.

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All Interests: Contact Dermatitis, Sleep Apnea, Lung Problems, Sinusitis, Asthma, Hives, Hay Fever

Dr. Kristin A Moore, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
9223 Broadway Street; Suite 103
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Kristin Moore is an allergist/immunologist in Houston, TX, Webster, TX, and Kingwood, TX. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Moore include asthma, sinus problems, and allergies. Dr. Moore honors several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna Medicare. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Dr. Moore attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. She has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Moore is professionally affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital, Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, and Allergy & Asthma Associates.

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All Interests: Allergies, Sinus Problems, Asthma

Dr. Robert S Burress, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
9223 Broadway Street; Suite 103
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Robert Burress, who practices in Houston, TX, Webster, TX, and Kingwood, TX, is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Burress include sinusitis (sinus infection), hay fever (allergic rhinitis), and asthma. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center, Dr. Burress attended the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine and the University of Florida College of Medicine for medical school. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Houston Methodist and Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital. Dr. Burress's practice is open to new patients.

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All Interests: Lung Problems, Sinusitis, Asthma, Hives, Hay Fever

Dr. Anthony J Weido, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
9223 Broadway Street; Suite 103
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Anthony Weido is a medical specialist in allergy & immunology. He is rated highly by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna Medicare, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Weido studied medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Weido trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Weido's hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Children's Hospital, Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, and Texas Medical Center (TMC).

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All Interests: Allergies, Hives, Sinus Problems, Angioedema, Asthma

Dr. Vikas S Kancherla, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
9223 Broadway Street; Suite 103
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Vikas Kancherla's specialty is pediatric allergy & immunology. He has indicated that his clinical interests include sinusitis (sinus infection), hay fever (allergic rhinitis), and asthma. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, United Healthcare Choice, and more. After attending Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, Dr. Kancherla completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Kancherla's professional affiliations include Texas Children's Hospital, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital, and Houston Methodist. He is accepting new patients.

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All Interests: Sinusitis, Asthma, Hay Fever

Dr. Martha Frances Gerteisen, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics
8520 W. Broadway Street; Suite 200
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Martha Gerteisen is an internist and pediatrician. Clinical interests for Dr. Gerteisen include sinusitis (sinus infection), thyroid problems, and heart problems. She is rated highly by her patients. Dr. Gerteisen is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine. She is affiliated with Houston Methodist.

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All Interests: Adolescent Issues, Hypertension, Heart Problems, Sleep Apnea, Physical Exams, Diabetes, Arthritis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mahendra G Jain, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
8520 W. Broadway Street; Suite 200
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Mahendra Jain's specialty is general internal medicine. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical interests include diabetes, sleep disorders, and thyroid problems. Patients rated Dr. Jain highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Jain is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. His practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Amir R Ghebranious, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
10950 Resource Parkway; Suite A
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Amir Ghebranious' medical specialty is general internal medicine. He has indicated that his clinical interests include diabetes, menopause, and heart problems. He honors several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna Medicare. Dr. Ghebranious attended Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Marshall University, Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital and Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center (TMC).

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All Interests: Menopause, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Heart Problems, Diabetes, Asthma

Dr. Akram A Mushtaha, MS, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
11920 Astoria Boulevard; Suite 410
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Akram Mushtaha practices pediatric allergy & immunology. He graduated from Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Mushtaha completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital.

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All Interests: Drug Allergy, Sinus Headache, Food Allergy, Skin Testing, Sinusitis, Allergy Testing, Subcutaneous ... (Read more)

Dr. Anne Marie Chavez, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
9001 Broadway Street
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Anne Chavez works as a pediatrician. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. After completing medical school at Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Chavez performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. She is professionally affiliated with Texas Children's Pediatrics.

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All Interests: Acne, Sleep Problems, Asthma

Dr. Sumit Bhutani, MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
9223 Broadway Street; Suite 103
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Sumit Bhutani works as an allergist/immunologist. His areas of clinical interest consist of hay fever (allergic rhinitis), asthma, and angioedema. His professional affiliations include Houston Methodist and Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital. Dr. Bhutani graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna Medicare, as well as other insurance carriers. He has an open panel.

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All Interests: Angioedema, Hay Fever, Asthma

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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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