Dr. Alvin Sanico, MD

Dr. Alvin Sanico, MD

Allergy & Asthma  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Alvin Sanico, MD is an allergy & asthma specialist in Towson, MD and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of The City Of Manila, College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in allergy & asthma, allergy & immunology, and more.

6535 N Charles St Ste 450

Towson, MD 21204

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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8  Specialties

  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Adult Allergy
  • Allergy
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Child & Adolescent Allergy
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Pediatric Allergy
  • Pediatric Allergy & Asthma

1  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*

33  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • University Of The City Of Manila, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of The Philippines Health Science Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doctor published in Baltimore Magazine, 2010
  • Top Doctor in Baltimore-Washington, U.S. News & World Report, 2012
Media & Publications
  • Is There Such a Thing as a Hypoallergenic Dog?,
  • Taking a Mound of Salt,
  • Hampstead youth learns to live with asthma,
  • Armed Against Allergies,
  • Lack Of Rain Exacerbates Fall Allergies,
  • Allergy and Sinusitis, 7/25/05

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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I visited Dr. Sanico for the first time last month. While he seemed knowledgeable, he did not listen to me and my concerns, and promptly went off to treat another issue that I did not come in to see him for. I've had a longstanding medical issue, that is causing me extreme discomfort, and he...Read More
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I was under the care of another Asthma specialist for several years. However, I felt that not only was I not improving to my satisfaction-- my former doctor did not communicate well and explain what was actually going on during my visits. I switched to Dr. Sanico after learning how he helped...Read More
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