Dr. Steven Machtinger practices Allergy and Immunology care in San Mateo, CA. Dr. Machtinger specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of asthma and other allergic diseases. Allergist-Immunologists are trained and certified to treat each patients sensitivity and response to allergens of varying severity. Dr. Machtinger provides several means of testing and treatment to increase immunity to potentially harmful substances.
Dr. Machtinger graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He completed residency training in Pediatrics and fellowship training in Allergy and Immunology at Stanford. He is board-certified by the American Boards of Pediatrics and of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. He is the current president of the Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Foundation of Northern California. An adjunct clinical associate professor of Pediatrics at Stanford, he is a recipient of the Volunteer Clinical Faculty Award from the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. Dr. Machtinger has contributed research articles to peer-reviewed journals and review chapters to allergy textbooks. He is a frequent lecturer to medical professionals and interested lay groups.