It is the desire of this office to provide you with the finest allergy and asthma care available, in a friendly, efficient and economical manner. The knowledge of a specialized team is required for proper diagnosis and treatment in the diseases of allergy and asthma. The physicians at Asthma & Allergy Associates have over 65 years of combined experience, have each received 2 or more years of specialized training in asthma and allergy, subsequent to receiving their medical degrees and initial training in pediatrics or internal medicine.
In addition, medical education is acquired continually. Through these efforts, the cutting-edge technology retained by our physicians provides you with the most up-to-date medical advancements in asthma and allergy care. Our physicians work with a team of highly trained personnel, all skilled in their particular responsibilities, to provide you with the best service possible.
Elliot Rubinstein, M.D.
MEDICAL DEGREE: Chicago Medical School, IL
PEDIATRIC INTERNSHIP: Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hospital, NY
PEDIATRIC RESIDENCY: Buffalo Children's Hospital, NY
ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY FELLOWSHIP: Buffalo General & Children's Hospital, NY
Stella M. Castro, M.D.
MEDICAL DEGREE: University of The Philippines College of Medicine, Manila, Philippines
INTERNAL MEDICINE INTERNSHIP: Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ
INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY: Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ
ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY FELLOWSHIP: University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY
Mariah Pieretti, M.D.
MEDICAL DEGREE: Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
INTERNSHIP/RESIDENCY: Columbia University, New York, NY
ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY FELLOWSHIP: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP: Columbia University, New York, NY
Julie D. K. McNairn, M.D.
MEDICAL DEGREE: SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY: SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY FELLOWSHIP: Children's Mercy Hospital/University of Missouri at Kansas City Medical Center, Kansas City, MO
Rizwan Khan, M.D.
MEDICAL DEGREE: Sind Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan
MEDICINE & SURGICAL INTERNSHIP: Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center, Karachi, Pakistan
PEDIATRIC RESIDENCY: Brookdale Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY FELLOWSHIP: SUNY University Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
MEDICAL DEGREE: State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse, New York
INTERNAL MEDICINE INTERNSHIP: St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center, New York
INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY: St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center, New York
ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY FELLOWSHIP: Wilford Hall Air Force Medical Center, SAMMC South, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas
Ancillary Health Care Providers:
Mary Jane Welch, RPA-C
Kristin Topham-Homze, FNP-C
Board Certifications Held In:
American Board of Allergy & Immunology
The American Board of Internal Medicine
The American Board of Pediatrics
Hospital Privileges Established At:
Arnot Ogden Hospital, Elmira, NY
Cayuga Medical Center, Ithaca, NY
Cortland Memorial Hospital, Cortland, NY
Our Lady of Lourdes, Binghamton, NY
St. Josephs Hospital, Elmira, NY
United Health Services, Binghamton, NY
Society Memberships Include:
The American Academy of Asthma, Allergy & Immunology
The American College of Asthma, Allergy & Immunology
The American Medical Society
The American Academy of Pediatrics
Tompkins County Medical Society
Medical Society of the State of New York
New York State Society of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology