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Dr. Thomas Chacko MD
Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
average rating 5 stars (3 ratings)
1400 Northside Forsyth Drive; Suite 390
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Thomas Chacko sees patients in Roswell, GA, Atlanta, GA, and Cumming, GA. His medical specialty is allergy & immunology. Dr. Chacko's areas of expertise consist of sinusitis (sinus infection), allergy skin testing, and hay fever (allergic rhinitis). He is rated highly by his patients. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna Medicare. He attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU) for residency. In addition to English, Dr. Chacko speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and WellStar North Fulton Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Allergy Skin Testing, Rhinitis, Sinusitis, Allergy Testing, Asthma, Hives, Hay Fever

Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
average rating 4.58 stars (6 ratings)
3275 Market Place Boulevard; Suite 250
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Mark Livezey is an allergy & immunology specialist in Atlanta, GA, Roswell, GA, and Lilburn, GA. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Livezey is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He attended medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He is affiliated with The Children's Care Network.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
average rating 4.17 stars (29 ratings)
3275 Market Place Boulevard; Suite 250
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Paul Rabinowitz sees patients in Atlanta, GA, Roswell, GA, and Lilburn, GA. His medical specialty is allergy & immunology. Patients gave Dr. Rabinowitz an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Rabinowitz speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with The Children's Care Network.

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Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
average rating 3.9 stars (5 ratings)
3275 Market Place Boulevard; Suite 250
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Glen Nadel specializes in allergy & immunology and practices in Atlanta, GA, Roswell, GA, and Lilburn, GA. The average patient rating for Dr. Nadel is 4.0 stars out of 5. He is professionally affiliated with The Children's Care Network. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Medical College of Georgia.

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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.
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