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    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
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Doctors in Alamo Asthma & Allergy Associates

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of San Antonio, TX that specialze in Allergy and Immunology and Internal Medicine

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Ratings & Comments

16 ratings with 8 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Alamo Asthma & Allergy Associates when asked is excellent. Alamo Asthma & Allergy Associates has been reviewed by 16 patients. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Alamo Asthma & Allergy Associates as provided by patient reviews is 9 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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Alamo Asthma & Allergy Associates

115 Gallery Cir
San Antonio, TX 78258
(210) 499-0033

Specialties

2 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.
    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.

Doctors in Alamo Asthma & Allergy Associates

  • Dr. Michael P Vaughn MD

    Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine

    San Antonio, TX

    4.4
    (7)
  • Dr. Adrianne D Vaughn MD

    Allergy and Immunology

    San Antonio, TX

    3.7
    (9)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
  • West Virginia University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Alamo Asthma & Allergy Associates. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Allergy and Immunology and Internal Medicine near Alamo Asthma & Allergy Associates San Antonio, TX.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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