Joshua Davidson, MD, MPH

Allergist

Expertise

Immunology, Asthma, Food allergies

Education

Brandeis University, Yale University School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles

Highlights

I truly enjoy my work as an allergist and immunologist, and I'm here to help! Not only am I a physician who treats allergy and immunology patients, but I suffer from allergies and asthma myself. This gives me unique insight into the nature of diagnosing, treating and living with asthma."

— Joshua Davidson, MD, MPH

Experience

Joshua Davidson, MD, MPH, is a former writer for Verywell Health covering allergies. Dr. Davidson began his career as a physician at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, Calif. During this time he pursued training in pediatrics and served as a clinical instructor in the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Department. He then pursued additional post-graduate training at National Jewish Health in Denver, Colo., the #1 respiratory hospital in the United States for the past 15 years.

He subsequently opened a private allergy/immunology practice, Davidson Allergy, in Torrance, Calif., where he continues to serve patients in his local community.

Education

Dr. Davidson graduated from Brandeis University with highest honors with a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies and a minor in Health, Law and Society. He then obtained a Masters degree in Health Policy and Administration from Yale University, and a Doctor of Medicine from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

Dr. Davidson then completed a residency in pediatrics at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, and a fellowship in allergy and immunology at National Jewish Health in Denver, Colo.

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