Dr. Alexandra Horwitz, MD

Pediatric Allergy & Immunology •  Female • Age 44
  
Dr. Horwitz
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Penn State Health Pediatric Allergy/Immunology

500 University Dr Ste 1100 Hershey, PA 17033

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(800) 243-1455

Dr. Alexandra Horwitz, MD is a Pediatric Allergy & Immunology Specialist in Hershey, PA and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Horwitz has more experience with Environmental Allergies and Food and Drug Allergies than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Temple University School of Medicine medical school in 2001. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Horwitz to book an appointment.


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Dr. Horwitz accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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PHCS Network PPO

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Horwitz

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Horwitz treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Horwitz treats other conditions, please contact the office at (800) 243-1455.

Environmental Allergies

Compare with other Environmental Allergies specialists.

Typically treats 63% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horwitz treats Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Horwitz treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Pollen Allergy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horwitz treats Pollen Allergy more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Horwitz treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Hives
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horwitz treats Hives more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Horwitz treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Food and Drug Allergies

Food and drug allergy specialists diagnose and treat patients for whom certain foods or medications trigger an immune system response that causes distressing or life-threatening symptoms.Compare with other Food and Drug Allergies specialists.

Typically treats 53% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Drug or Food Challenge
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horwitz performs Drug or Food Challenge more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Horwitz performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Anaphylactic Food Allergies
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horwitz treats Anaphylactic Food Allergies more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Horwitz treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horwitz treats Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Horwitz treats this condition more than 71% of their peers

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Dr. Horwitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylactic Egg Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Food Additive Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Fruit and Vegetable Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Milk and Dairy Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Dyshydrotic Eczema
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • IgA Deficiency
  • IgM Deficiency
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Itchy Skin
  • Patch Testing
  • Penicillin Allergy
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sulfonamide Allergy
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alexandra Horwitz, MD is a Pediatric Allergy & Immunology Specialist in Hershey, PA and has over 19 years of experience in the medical field. Dr....Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

Dupont Hosp Chldn Thos Jefferson University
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Hershey MC
Residency Hospital
2002
University of Maryland Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2001
Temple University School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Penn State Health Pediatric Allergy/Immunology

Penn State Health Pediatric Allergy/Immunology500 University Dr Ste 1100 Hershey, PA 17033
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