Dr. Ivan D Cardona MD
Allergist and Immunologist (Pediatric) | Pediatric Allergy/Immunology195 Fore River Pkwy Suite 410 Portland ME, 04102
Dr. Ivan Cardona practices Pediatric Allergy Medicine in Portland, ME. A pediatric allergist/immunologist finds and treats allergies and immune system problems that child patients suffer from. Dr. Cardona 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
University of Maryland School of Medicine 2000
- Factors that regulate naturally occurring T regulatory cell-mediated suppression.
- Staphylococcal enterotoxin B inhibits regulatory T cells by inducing glucocorticoid-induced TNF receptor-related protein ligand on monocytes.
- Role of bacterial superantigens in atopic dermatitis : implications for future therapeutic strategies.
- Successful treatment of eczema coxsackium with wet wrap therapy and low-dose topical corticosteroid.
- Does bathing frequency matter in pediatric atopic dermatitis?
- Contact Dermatitis
- Hay Fever (allergic Rhinitis)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (copd)
- Allergic Reaction
- Hives (urticaria)
- Food Allergies
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- Pink Eye vs. Allergies
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- Are Vaccines Safe for My Baby Under All Circumstances?
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- When Is Allergy Season?
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- Can Sinusitis Be Caused by Allergies?
The inflammation of the sinuses found in your forehead, cheekbones, and behind your nose is what is known as sinusitis. Sinusitis can be a short-term inflammation resulting from a bacterial infection after an infection like the common cold. However, sinusitis can also be chronic, resulting from...
- Why Do Some Vaccines Have to Be Injected Twice?
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- Are Food Allergies More Common in Children Than we Thought?
The results of a large study published in the journal Pediatrics, has shown that childhood food allergies are more common and dangerous than previously thought. In this study, researchers conducted a detailed survey of about 38,000 families who had at least one child under the age of 18-years-old....