Dr. Arthur Vegh, MD

Dr. Arthur Vegh, MD

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63 y/o
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Dr. Arthur Vegh, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in allergy & immunology, diagnostic laboratory & dermatologic immunology, and more.Read his story

Puget Allergy Asthma Immunology

1901 S Union Ave Ste B6010

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • Health Net
  • Humana

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Dr. Vegh's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Allergic Reaction
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vegh treats Allergic Reaction more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Vegh treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

All Types of Food Poisoning
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vegh treats All Types of Food Poisoning more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Vegh treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Allergic Rhinitis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vegh treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Vegh treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Vegh's conditions and procedures:

Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Disorders
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Reactions to Food
Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
Allergic Reactions to Medications
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Allergy Shots
Allergy Skin Testing
Allergy Testing
Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
Allergy Treatment
Anaphylactic Food Allergies
Anaphylaxis
Angioedema
Animal Allergies
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Breath Testing
Chronic Sinusitis
Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Dermatitis
Desensitization
Deviated Septum
Eosinophilia
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Hereditary Angioedema
Hives
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Immunodeficiency Syndromes
Itchy Skin
Patch Testing
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pollen Allergy
Postnasal Drip
Pulmonary Disease
Rash
Sinusitis
Skin Allergy
Skin Diseases
Skin Infections
X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide comprehensive and effective allergy, asthma, and immunology care.  I believe that by thoroughly evaluating patients and teaching them about asthma and other allergic diseases, it will reduce time and performance loss from ...

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Diagnostic Laboratory & Dermatologic Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1989
    University Ia Hosps Clins
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
  • 1986
    Sacred Heart Hospital University Sd
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    Sacred Heart Hospital University Sd
    Internship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    University Of Washington
    Medical School
    1983
  • 1977
    University Of Washington
    Undergraduate School
    1977

Languages

  • Hungarian
  • English

Awards

Media & Publications

  • A prospective study of the risk of an immediate adverse reaction protamine sulfate during cardiopulmonary bypass surgery, 1990
  • Norfloxacin Raises Theophylline Levels, 02/1994
  • Abdominal Granuloma, 09/1984
  • Emergency Asthma Management, 1993
  • Cispatin/Carboplatin Desensitization, 05/1989

Dr. Vegh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vegh

4.2

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
17.391304347826086%
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Dr Vegh, is a very compassionate man who not only cares about your illness but also for you as a person. His skill and his knowledge of his profession allowed him to help me with my severe asthma attacks whether I was in his office or on vacation in another state. Not only has he been a...Read More
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Dr. Vegh is the most amazing Doctor!! 14 years ago I spent a summer in Italy & came back with a nasty "unknown disease." Many Dr.s specializing in apathy found nothing. Then Dr. Vegh changed my life. He tested me & actually listened. His sincere concern was genuine & his desire to both diagnose &...Read More
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This is an AMAZING doctor! For our first visit to his clinic, he literally had us in his office for over 5 hrs doing testing for allergies, pulmonary functioning tests, and spent so much one on one time with us and our daughter who has had so many medical problems in such a short period of time...Read More
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Our time and money were wasted on results that did not help our symptoms. The office was crowded and unsterile. After Dr. Vegh used a wooden tongue depressor he dropped it into a glass dish containing soapy water; there were others floating in there too. I believe in recycling also, but not...Read More
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I decided to move on after several yrs of seeing Dr Vegh. He is thorough but VERY inconsiderate of patients' time. Other doctors in the office were much better about my time. After getting allergy testing one time & waiting over two hours to see him to discuss the results, I was told he could not...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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HealthKeepers Plus POS
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
ODS Health Plan
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Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
Tricare
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Standard
TriCare for Life
Tricare South
UnitedHealthCare
Choice HMO
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
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Select Plus HMO
United Healthcare
United Healthcare POS

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