Allergy & Immunology

The division provides comprehensive allergy consultation, evaluation and treatments in the outpatient setting.

Services include:

  • Asthma
  • Allergic rhino conjunctivitis
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Urticaria/angioedema
  • Food and drug allergy
  • Insect allergy
  • Sinusitis
  • Immunodeficiency diseases
  • Acute and chronic desensitization therapy

The allergy clinic also provides diagnostic procedures, such as:

  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Skin testing with allergenic extracts including inhalants, foods, antibiotics and stinging insects
  • Bronchial challenge procedures

These services and procedures are available at the Loyola University Medical Center and the Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital.

Faculty

Rodney Tehrani, MD

Assistant Professor
Division Director
Fellowship Program Director, Rheumatology

Specialties

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Inflammatory Joint Disease
  • Lupus
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Gout
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Spondyloarthropathy
  • General Rheumatology

Locations
Loyola Center for Health at Oakbrook Terrace North
Loyola Outpatient Center

Baltazar Espiritu, MD

Associate Professor

Specialties

  • Asthma
  • Hay Fever
  • Hives
  • Allergic Disease
  • Allergies
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Allergist

Locations
Loyola Center for Health at Oakbrook Terrace North
Loyola Outpatient Center