What is a allergy and immunology specialist

  1. Medical School: Medical College of Georgia
  2. Fellowship: Vanderbilt University, Allergy/Immunology
  3. Residency: University of South Carolina, Palmetto Health Richland Children’s Hospital
  4. College: University of Kansas, B.A., Psychology


Dr. Nicole Chadha received her B.A. in psychology from the University of Kansas, then returned to her southern roots in Georgia to pursue her career in medicine.

She graduated with her medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA. She subsequently completed her pediatric residency at Palmetto Health Richland Children’s Hospital associated with the University of South Carolina and fellowship in Allergy/Immunology at Vanderbilt University.
Upon completion of her fellowship, Dr. Chadha remained on faculty at Vanderbilt as an Assistant Professor within the Division of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonary Medicine. Dr. Chadha is board certified in Pediatrics and Allergy and Immunology. She is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, and the American College of Asthma Allergy and Immunology.


Chadha chose to specialize in Allergy in specific because she enjoys studying the intricacies of the immune system and likes that the specialty allows her to treat both children and adults. The chronic nature of allergic disease affords her the chance to build lasting relationships with her patients. She finds grand reward in providing care and education that results in an improved quality of life for her patients. Dr. Chadha has numerous interests in a variety of allergic and immunologic conditions, including food allergy, asthma, urticaria, allergic rhinitis, primary immunodeficiency and eosinophilic esophagitis. She has contributed to research on eosinophilic esophagitis in children and has presented her work both locally and nationally.


Chadha lives in Charlotte with her husband, Ashley, a pediatric pulmonologist, 2 young sons, and 2 dogs.

What is a allergy and immunology specialist

In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, cooking, interior design, volunteering and taking part in community events.

Professional Organizations

  1. Orange County Society of Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology
  2. American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
  3. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
  4. California Society of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

Clinical Interests

Allergy, asthma and immunology

istrative Appointments

  1. Director 
    CHOC Childrens Clinical Research for Allergy & Immunology
  2. Co-Director
    CHOC Children’s Eosinophilic Esophagitis Clinic

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  1. Internal Medicine Residency
    University of Kansas Medical Center
  2. Medical School
    St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO
  3. Allergy & Immunology Fellowship
    University of Kansas Medical Center

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The DeMera Allergy Asthma & Immunology Center is committed to providing thorough, individualized care to every patient.

Unlike other centers, we won’t simply continue prescribing you medications until we discover one that works.

What is a allergy and immunology specialist

We’ll take the time to diagnose you correctly, finding the root of your problem and treating it in the most effective way possible.

For allergy problems, you’ll be seen exclusively by Dr. Richard S. DeMera. Board-certified in internal medicine and allergy/immunology, Dr. DeMera is a Valley native who understands the unique problems faced by allergy and asthma sufferers in Central California.

For non-surgical ear, nose and throat, problems, or problems associated with sleep apnea, Dr. Bret E. Sherman, M.D., Ph.D. accepts consultations on a limited basis as an Associate with the DeMera Allergy Asthma & Immunology Middle.

What is a allergy and immunology specialist

Board-certified in Otolaryngology and Sleep Medicine, Dr. Sherman is also a Fresno native, and continues to provide high-end, concierge-style medicine to his patients.

The specialist and staff at DeMera Allergy Asthma & Immunology Middle pride themselves on providing the best care possible. When you call our offices, well schedule your appointments without delay and answer your questions promptly.

Asthma and allergies affect thousands of people in the Fresno and Visalia areas. If you’re one of them, it’s time to stop suffering and start breathing clearly once again.

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Analysis of Allergen-Specific T Cell and IgE Reactivity to Diverse Preparations of Cow’s Milk-Containing Food Extracts.
Chen M, Sutherland A, Birrueta G, Laubach S, Leonard S, Peters B, Schulten V

Concomitant diagnosis of immune deficiency and <i>Pseudomonas</i> sepsis in a 19 month ancient with ecthyma gangrenosum by host whole-genome sequencing.
Sanford E, Farnaes L, Batalov S, Bainbridge M, Laubach S, Worthen HM, Tokita M, Kingsmore SF, Bradley J

Preventing Peanut Allergy.
Chen M, Welch M, Laubach S

Efficacy and Safety of AR in Oral Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy: Results of ARC, a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase 2 Clinical Trial.
Bird JA, Spergel JM, Jones SM, Rachid R, Assa’ad AH, Wang J, Leonard SA, Laubach SS, Kim EH, Vickery BP, Davis BP, Heimall J, Cianferoni A, MacGinnitie AJ, Crestani E, Burks AW, ARC Study Group.

The «Tooth» About Wheezing.
Laubach SS

Probiotic istration in early life, atopy, and asthma: a meta-analysis of clinical trials.
Ta V, Laubach S

Introduction of complementary foods and the relationship to food allergy.
Ta V, Laubach S

Single-dose influenza vaccination of patients with egg allergy in a multicenter study.
Webb L, Petersen M, Boden S, LaBelle V, Bird JA, Howell D, Burks AW, Laubach S

Ovalbumin content of influenza vaccines.
McKinney KK, Webb L, Petersen M, Nelson M, Laubach S

Sublingual immunotherapy for peanut allergy: clinical and immunologic evidence of desensitization.
Kim EH, Bird JA, Kulis M, Laubach S, Pons L, Shreffler W, Steele P, Kamilaris J, Vickery B, Burks AW

Posttussive emesis as a symptom of asthma in children.
Turbyville J, Gada S, Payne K, Laubach S, Callahan CW, Nelson M

Profiling families enrolled in food allergy immunotherapy studies.
DunnGalvin A, Chang WC, Laubach S, Steele PH, Dubois AE, Burks AW, Hourihane JO

Oral tolerance, food allergy, and immunotherapy: implications for future treatment.
Burks AW, Laubach S, Jones SM

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What is a allergy and immunology specialist

Field’s clinical focus is allergy, asthma and immunology. She is board certified in internal medicine and allergy and immunology.

What is a allergy and immunology specialist

Prior to joining CHOC Children’s, Dr. Field attended medical school at the St.

What is a allergy and immunology specialist

Louis University School of Medicine. She served her residency training in internal medicine and completed her fellowship training in allergy and immunology at the University of Kansas Medical Middle. Dr. Field is a fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Our allergists commonly treat:

  1. Stinging insect allergies
  2. Acute and chronic sinusitis
  3. Acute and chronic urticaria
  4. Allergic rhinitis
  5. Complicated eczema and atopic dermatitis
  6. Acute, chronic and severe asthma
  7. Drug and food allergies
  8. Allergic conjunctivitis
  9. Cellular immune deficiencies
  10. Antibody immune deficiencies

Clinical Practice in Walnut Creek and Brentwood offices.


Jacobs completed his Internal Medicine residency at David Grant USAF Medical Middle, then his fellowship in Allergy/Immunology at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Middle in San Antonio, TX.

What is a allergy and immunology specialist

He completed nine years of service in the USAF and was the previous Chief of Internal Medicine for the 28th Medical Group at Ellsworth AFB in South Dakota.

Dr. Jacobs joined Allergy and Asthma Medical Group in He is the Medical Director of Allergy and Asthma Clinical Research, Inc.

What is a allergy and immunology specialist

and has published extensively in a number of peer reviewed medical journals. He is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; American Thoracic Society; European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology; and past president of the Western Society of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Dr. Jacobs areas of interest are the treatment of hereditary angioedema, chronic sinusitis, atopic dermatitis/food allergy, asthma and primary immunodeficiency.

Board Certifications

  1. American Board of Allergy and Immunology
  2. American Board of Pediatrics