An allergist-immunologist is trained in diagnosing and managing disorders involving the immune system. The scope of illnesses treated is quite large and growing.
It may include asthma; anaphylaxis (a severe allergic reaction to food, insect stings, medicine or other items); rhinitis (also known as “allergies” or “hay fever”); eczema; other, less severe reactions to drugs, foods, and insect stings; immune system diseases (such as rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis); and problems related to these immune system diseases, organ transplantation or cancers of the immune system.
Allergists-Immunologists can track down which substance or allergen is causing the problem, advise about how to eliminate the cause, and start a treatment plan. As our understanding of the immune system develops, the scope of this specialty is widening.
CMADC Allergy & Immunology Providers
Alan Goodman, MD, JD
Dr. Alan Goodman is a prominent allergist who has over 30 years of experience treating adults and children 4 years and older. Dr. Goodman graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, New York in 1982. He did his residency in Internal Medicine at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C., and received his fellowship in Allergy and Immunology from Roosevelt/St. Luke’s Hospital Center in New York City. Dr. Goodman has been in private practice since 1989. He is a past president of the New Jersey Allergy Society. Dr. Goodman has been listing in the Castle Connolly Best Doctors in the NYC Metropolitan Area consistently for almost 20 years.
Renata Witkowska, MD
Dr. Witkowska’s medical education began in her native Poland. She received her medical degree from the Karol Marcinowski University of Medical Sciencesin 1992. After moving to the United States Dr. Witkowska completed her residency program inInternal Medicine at the Graduate Hospital, in Philadelphia, PA in 2001. She then spent two years at UMDNJ, where she completed her Fellowship in Allergy and Immunologyin 2003. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology; and Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. This incredibly astute clinician has received many awards and scientific scholarships. She has contributed to scientific research and has been published in several medical journals. Dr. Witkowska is a member of theAmerican College of Asthma Allergy, Immunology; the American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology; the European College of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology; the New York Allergy Society; and the American Medical Association. She continues as an Attending Physician at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital. Dr. Witkowska sees patients in Orange County, New York and in Manhattan, as well as several locations in New Jersey. She joined CMADC in April of 2010. Languages Spoken: English, Polish, Spanish, Russian
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