Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Associate Chief
Boston Children’s Hospital’s Allergy and Immunology Program is widely
recognized as a leading center for the evaluation and treatment of
children with allergic disorders and immunodeficiencies. Our program
is one of the most experienced of its kind, caring for more than 11,600
children each year from communities throughout New England.
Allergists across the world refer their patients with complex, rare
immunodeficiencies for evaluation and second opinions.
Boston Children’s Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
617-355-6117 | 1-888-IWheeze
Areas of expertise
Our team evaluates and treats a range of conditions, including:
Boston Children’s Hospital Lexington
482 Bedford Street
Lexington, MA 02420
Boston Children’s Hospital North
10 Centennial Drive
Peabody, MA 01960
•Immune deficiency
Boston Children’s Hospital Waltham
9 Hope Avenue
Waltham, MA 02453
Boston Children’s Hospital Physicians South
Stetson Medical Center
541 Main Street
Weymouth, MA 02190
For families residing outside of the United States, please
contact Boston Children’s International Health Services,
which facilitates the medical review of patient records and
appointment scheduling and provides assistance with customs
and immigration, transportation and hotel and housing
01-617-355-5209 |
[email protected]
•Atopic dermatitis (eczema)
•Drug allergy
•Food allergies
•Recurrent infections
•Rhinitis (hayfever)
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network
Food Allergy Initiative
Immune Deficiency Foundation
National Eczema Association
New England Primary Immunodeficiency Network
Primary Immunodeficiency Resource Center
Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Clinical programs
Allergy and Asthma Program
Provides evaluation and treatment for children with asthma and
various types of allergic disorders.
617-355-6117 |
Atopic Dermatitis Center
Provides care to children and adolescents with severe atopic
dermatitis (eczema) and food allergies.
617-355-6180 (new patients) | 617-355-6117 (current patients)
Our team
Lisa Bartnikas, MD
Assistant in Medicine
Sachin Baxi, MD
Assistant in Medicine
Francisco A. Bonilla, MD, PhD
Director, Immunology Program
Martin Broff, MD
Assistant in Medicine
Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Program
Multidisciplinary clinic dedicated to caring for children and
adolescents with eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases.
Janet Chou, MD
Assistant in Medicine
617-355-6058 |
Fatma Dedeoglu, MD
Assistant in Medicine
Immunology Program
Provides evaluation and treatment for children with various types
of immune system disorders.
Anahita Dioun, MD
Assistant in Medicine
617-355-6117 |
Ari Fried, MD
Assistant in Medicine
The Division of Immunology has a large basic research laboratory
for the analysis of the causes and of potential treatments for
allergic and immunological disorders. In addition, we are engaged
in a number of clinical research studies designed to evaluate the
effectiveness of new treatments.
Lauren Handelman, MD
Assistant in Medicine
John Jhe-Yun Lee, MD
Assistant in Medicine
Andrew MacGinnitie, MD, PhD
Associate Clinical Director
Douglas McDonald, MD, PhD
Assistant in Medicine
Curtis Moody, MD
Assistant in Medicine
Luigi Notarangelo, MD
Senior Associate in Medicine
Wanda Phipatanakul, MD, MS
Assistant in Medicine
Rima Rachid, MD
Assistant in Medicine
Lynda C. Schneider, MD
Director, Allergy Program
Jordan Scott, MD
Assistant in Medicine
William Sheehan, MD
Assistant in Medicine
Karol Timmons, MS, CPNP
Clinical Coordinator, Allergy
Frank Twarog, MD, PhD
Assistant in Medicine
Dale Umetsu, MD, PhD
Senior Associate in Medicine
Michael Young, MD
Assistant in Medicine