Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kenneth Backman, Allergist & Immunologist is Good. Dr. Backman has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kenneth Backman, MD is board certified in Allergy & Immunology.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Allergy
  • Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Dermatitis
  • Eczema
  • Food Allergy (Hypersensitivity)
  • Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)
  • Nasal Allergy (Rhinitis)
  • Pink eye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)

Education & Awards

Dr. Backman graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)


Dr. Backman has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Bridgeport Hospital 
  • St Vincent's Medical Center 

> > > > Dr. Kenneth Backman, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Katherine Bloom

Allergy & Immunology
8 years experience
Fairfield, CT

Dr. Irena Veksler-Offengenden

Allergy & Immunology
11 years experience
Fairfield, CT

Dr. Aimee Altschul-Latzman

Allergy & Immunology
15 years experience
Fairfield, CT

Dr. John Santilli

Allergy & Immunology
43 years experience
Bridgeport, CT

Dr. Philip Hemmers

Allergy & Immunology
10 years experience
Bridgeport, CT

Dr. Robert Biondi

Allergy & Immunology
47 years experience
Norwalk, CT
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Kenneth S Backman MD is a male Allergist & Immunologist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Allergy & Immunology and Allergy.
Where does Dr. Kenneth S. Backman practice?
Dr. Kenneth Backman has 2 office locations.
Dr. Kenneth Backman practices Allergy & Immunology and Allergy near Fairfield, CT.
Additional practice locations include: Monroe, CT.
See Fairfield Allergists.