Get to know Allergist / Immunologist Dr. Michel N. Laham, who serves patients in San Antonio, Texas.
Dr. Laham is an allergist / immunologist who is currently serving patients at his private practice in San Antonio, Texas. The mission of Dr. Laham’s practice is to properly diagnose and treat asthma, eczema, food and drug allergy, chronic urticaria (hives), angioedema (swelling), and disorders of the immune system, so as to achieve as normal a quality of life as possible for patients with these conditions. In order to accomplish these goals, Dr. Laham and his team of professionals use every tool at their disposal, including a thorough history and physical examination, microscopic examination of the nasal secretions, pulmonary function tests, skin testing to airborne and food allergens, patch testing for contact allergens, blood tests for immunological disorders, and a diagnostic skill that comes from thirty years of thoughtful practice.
Dr. Laham is board-certified by the American Board of Allergy & Immunology (ABAI). The ABAI is a conjoint board of the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Pediatrics. The ABAI is committed to working closely with its parent boards to maintain the highest educational and clinical standards in the specialty of allergy/immunology.
Dr. Laham is also board-certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). The ABIM is a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world.
Dr. Laham is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP), a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (FAAAAI), and a Fellow of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (FACAAI).
Dr. Laham is a member of the San Antonio Allergy Society, the Bexar County Medical Society, the Texas Medical Association, as well as the Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society.
Dr. Laham received his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1971. Thereafter, he went on to complete his internship, his residency in internal medicine, and his fellowship in allergy and immunology at the same university.
Dr. Laham served in the US Army as Assistant Chief of the Allergy Service and as Chief of the Immunology Service at the Brooke Army Medical Center from 1976 until 1982.
Allergy and immunology involves the management of disorders related to the immune system. These conditions range from the very common to the very rare, spanning all ages and encompassing various organ systems. An allergist / immunologist, like Dr. Laham, is a physician who specializes in diagnosing, treating, and helping prevent allergic diseases and disease processes affecting the immune system.
Dr. Laham was born in Jacksonville, Florida. He and his wife, Hala, have been married for 43 years. They have two children – Rima and Tarik.
Learn More about Dr. Michel N. Laham:
Through his findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/2876061-Michel-Laham-Allergist-and-Immunologist-San-Antonio-TX-78212 or through his private practice, https://drmichellaham.com/our-mission/
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