Dr. Richard George Keightley M.D.
Allergist and Immunologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Allergy/Immunology20940 N Tatum Blvd Suite 205 Phoenix AZ, 85050
Dr. Richard Keightley practices Pediatric Allergy Medicine in Phoenix, AZ. A pediatric allergist/immunologist finds and treats allergies and immune system problems that child patients suffer from. Dr. Keightley treats the reactions caused by pet dander, pollen, dust, mold spores, insect stings, food, and medications; those reactions include asthma, hay fever, hives, eczema, or a very severe and unusual reaction called anaphylaxis.
Education and Training
Univ of Otago, Med Sch, Dunedin, New Zealand 1968
University of California 1968
Allergy and ImmunologyAmerican Board of Allergy and ImmunologyABAI
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
- Hay Fever (allergic Rhinitis)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (copd)
- Hives (urticaria)
- Food Allergies
- Nyu Hospitals Center, Pediatrics
- New York University School of Medicine Program
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- Are Food Allergies More Common in Children Than we Thought?
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- Is Asthma Allergy-Induced?
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- Cold vs. Allergy: How to Tell the Difference
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