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Allergists/Immunologists

Overview

Allergists/immunologists are physicians that specialize in the treatment of allergic, asthmatic, and immunologic diseases. They treat patients with asthma, hay fever, food allergies, AIDS, allergic diseases of the eye and skin, rheumatoid arthritis, and other diseases. There are approximately 5,450 board-certified allergists/immunologists employed in the United States.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Doctorate

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Helpful

Problem-Solving

Scientific

Career Ladder
Private Practice or Health Care Manager

Allergist/Immunologist

Fellow

Resident Physician

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