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About Dr. Rizwan Khan
Dr. Rizwan Khan, MD, BS, MBBS is a Doctor primarily located in Ithaca, NY. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. Dr. Khan is affiliated with Rio Grande Medc Group Ltd, Lourdes Hospital and Mountainview Regional Med Center. He speaks English.
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Dr. Rizwan Khan has the following 3 specialties
- Allergy and Immunology
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 our immune system, is present. They'll also 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.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.<br>These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. Rizwan Khan has the following 16 expertise
- Atopic Dermatitis
- Food Allergies
- Food Allergy (Hypersensitivity)
- Hay Fever
- Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)
- Hives (Urticaria)
- Nasal Allergies
- Nasal Allergy (Rhinitis)
- Watery Eyes
Dr. Rizwan Khan is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Rizwan Khan - Posted on June 23rd, 2015
I have seen Dr. Khan twice now and each time he has been a pleasure. Each visit he spent a fairly significant amount of time with me and made sure that he explained everything in detail. It is obvious that he cares about his patients. I would highly recommend Dr. Khan to anyone in search of an Allergist.
Dr. Khan is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Rio Grande Medc Group Ltd
Mountainview Regional Med Center
Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca
27 Years Experience
Sindh Medical College
Graduated in 1989
Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center
Dr. Rizwan Khan Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Elect Choice EPO
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna NYC Community Plan
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physicians Health Plan
- CDPHP HMO
- CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
- CDPHP PPO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Empire Blue Priority EPO
- Empire PPO
- Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
MVP Health Plan
- MVP HMO
- MVP Preferred PPO
- MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsASTHMA AND ALLERGY ASSOCIATES, 840 Hanshaw Rd, Ithaca, NY
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