- 2 Board certified
- 2 Award winners
- 8 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.8 stars
- Average wait time is 17.9 minutes
Top Allergists in Frederick, MD
178 Thomas Johnson Dr
Frederick, MD 21702
- Allergy & Immunology
- Clinical & Laboratory Immunology
- 41 years experience
- Top Doctor
- Rated 4 stars by patients
- 4 star hospital
An allergy & immunology specialist is a physician who is specially trained in matters pertaining to chronic and acute allergies as well as deficiencies of the immune system. The doctor will determine whether an allergy, which attacks a person'simmune system, is present and determine the cause, whether it be environmental triggers like trees and pollen, food-borne like peanuts and dairy, the venom of insects like bees, or a medication like penicillin.
In addition to determining the allergen causing an immunological response in a patient, the specialist will treat the symptoms caused by the reaction.
Some of the allergen-caused conditions that an allergy & immunology specialist will treat include:
- itchy, red eyes
- itchy, runny nose
- hay fever
- anaphylaxis (severe, potentially life-threatening allergic reaction)
The area of Frederick, MD has a population of approximately 120,323 people. There are 2 allergists near Frederick, which gives it a ratio of 1 allergist per 60,162 residents or a ratio of 1 allergist per 22,714 households. There are 45,427 households in Frederick.