We found 4 allergist/immunologists who accept Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida MyBlue near Clermont, FL.

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Dr. Jose R. Arias Jr. MD
Specializes in Other, Internal Medicine, Allergy & Immunology
average rating 3.98 stars (13 ratings)
3111 Citrus Tower Boulevard; Suite A
Clermont, FL
 

Dr. Jose Arias is a specialist in allergy & immunology. Dr. Arias attended medical school at Central University of the East School of Medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Coresource, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Arias honors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Arias is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Dr. Andrew Scott Bagg MD
Specializes in Adult Allergy & Immunology
average rating 3.25 stars (2 ratings)
3111 Citrus Tower Boulevard; Suite A
Clermont, FL
 

Dr. Andrew Bagg specializes in adult allergy & immunology and practices in Altamonte Springs, FL, Clermont, FL, and Orlando, FL. Dr. Bagg is an in-network provider for Coresource, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF), Dr. Bagg attended medical school at SUNY Upstate Medical University. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
average rating 4 stars (2 ratings)
3111 Citrus Tower Boulevard; Suite A
Clermont, FL
 

Dr. Pragnesh Patel practices pediatric allergy & immunology in Altamonte Springs, FL, Ocoee, FL, and Clermont, FL. He is affiliated with Orlando Health. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Patel attended Government Medical College, Surat for medical school and subsequently trained at Harlem Hospital Center for residency.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
average rating 3.3 stars (14 ratings)
322 W. Oak Street
Clermont, FL
 

Dr. Jose Andrade is an allergist/immunologist in Orlando, FL and Clermont, FL. Patient ratings for Dr. Andrade average 3.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Monmouth Medical Center, Dr. Andrade attended Central University of the East School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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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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