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Robert M. Ramirez, MD, FACAAI

Dr. Robert Ramirez is a Board Certified Allergist, serving the San Antonio area since 2009.  He got his medical degree at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine in 2003.  He trained in Internal Medicine at University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, and completed his training in Allergy and Immunology in 2009 at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX. He has since been practicing Allergy and Immunology, serving both adults and children in the San Antonio area with compassion and respect.

His clinical interests include many forms of allergic and immunologic diseases including rhinitis and sinus disease, respiratory diseases like asthma and COPD, skin rashes, food and medication allergies, among others.  He is currently involved in clinical research covering a wide array of diseases including allergic rhinitis, asthma and COPD, and eczema, at the Biogenics Research Institute in the Medical Center.  He has written papers in medical journals on various allergy and immunology topics.  In 2010, he served as President of the San Antonio Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Society.  He was recently recognized as a 2018 Super Doctors: Texas Rising Star, by the Texas Monthly magazine.

A father of two daughters, he enjoys nothing more than spending time with them. He also has different hobbies like playing the guitar, golfing, cycling as well as board gaming with friends and family.

Most recent papers:
  • Ramirez R, Jacobs R. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis by Fusarium vasinfectum in a home environment. J Allergy Clin Immunol In Practice. 2014 May; 2 (4):483-4.
  • Ramirez R, Jacobs R. Eosinophilic esophagitis treated with immunotherapy to dust mites. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013;132:503-4.
  • Ramirez R, Jacobs R. Allergic Bronchopulmonary Mycosis in Non-Atopic Patients: A Treatment Alternative. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Feb;131(2), suppl: AB6.

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University University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine
Residency University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Fellowship University of Texas Medical Branch

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