Dr. Alvin Sanico, MD

Dr. Alvin Sanico, MD

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Age 53
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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

Contact Information

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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Dr. Sanico's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Asthma
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanico treats Asthma more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sanico treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Allergic Rhinitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanico treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sanico treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Allergic Reaction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanico treats Allergic Reaction more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sanico treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sanico's conditions and procedures:

Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Airborne Allergies
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Reactions to Food
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis
Allergies
Allergy Shots
Allergy Skin Testing
Allergy Testing
Allergy Treatment
Anaphylaxis
Angioedema
Animal Allergies
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bronchitis
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Dermatitis
Deviated Septum
Dysphagia
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
ENT Surgery
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Eye Infections
Eyelid Disorders
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Headache
Hives
Itchy Skin
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
Nosebleed
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pollen Allergy
Postnasal Drip
Pulmonary Disease
Rash
Sinus Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spirometry
Tonsillitis
Toxic Effect of Venom
Vocal Cord Nodule

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide the best care and service by applying patient-centered principles and practices in an innovative state-of-the-art environment.

Specialties

  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Adult Allergy
  • Allergy
  • Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

  • 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

Dr. Sanico's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sanico

3.5

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
53.333333333333336%
(8)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
13.333333333333334%
(2)
1 Star
26.666666666666668%
(4)

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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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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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