Dr. Bernard Feigenbaum, MD

Dr. Bernard Feigenbaum, MD

Allergy & Immunology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
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Bernard A. Feigenbaum, M.D. is Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine and Otolaryngology at New York University School of Medicine. He is Board-Certified, and has over seventeen years of clinical and teaching experience as an adult and pediatric Allergy & Immunology specialist. Dr. Feigenbaum has given presentations about Professionalism in Medicine for the American Board of Internal Medicine, and has lectured at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Columbia University, Hospital for Special Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center, and the NYC Department of Health. He is passionate about improving state-of-the-art Allergy & Immunology medical care and is known for his friendly, caring manner, his professionalism and for his teaching skills. Dr. Feigenbaum has been a Principal Investigator at NYU Langone Medical Center, and recently published a translational study regarding mycotoxins in chronic rhinosinusitis. He has 15 articles, abstracts and/or letters published regarding: aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD; Samter's triad); chemotherapy and monoclonal desensitization; chronic rhinosinusitis; reflux in asthma; bee sting allergy; vocal cord dysfunction; and nitric oxide in asthma. He is a peer reviewer for the Annals of Internal Medicine and the Journal of Allergy & Clinical Immunology and currently serves on national committees of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. His practice specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Food Allergies including: celiac disease/gluten intolerance; eosinophilic esophagitis Drug Allergies including: penicillin allergy; anaphylaxis; peanut, tree nut, wheat and soy allergies Respiratory Allergies including: allergic rhinitis (hay fever) and asthma; chronic cough; acute and chronic sinusitis and other allergic diseases. Dr. Feigenbaum is one of the few allergists in California who routinely performs consultations and penicillin allergy testing on hospitalized patients, and who has experience and publications regarding drug desensitization to aspirin, chemotherapy and "biologics." Dr. Feigenbaum has been featured on air as a medical expert on Allergic Diseases on: Good Morning America Sirius Radio CBS News Radio The Rachael Ray Show Dr. Feigenbaum has also been quoted in the NY Daily News, Los Angeles Times and other print media.

4060 4th Ave Ste 120

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(619) 291-5800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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All Types of Food Poisoning
high
more than 90% of peers
Allergic Reaction
normal
more than 71% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
normal
more than 70% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Feigenbaum "Our goals are to help patients get answers, and to help them feel healthier using natural treatments if possible, and the least amount of medication necessary. Dr. Feigenbaum and staff use current technology, including an electronic health record, patient portal and secure email to keep in touch with patients (in English or Spanish) and to coordinate care with the hospital and other physicians. We encourage patients to reach out if they have any questions."

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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Allergy
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Food Allergy
  • Penicillin Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Infections
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
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Procedures

  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Breath Testing
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Patch Testing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Boston University 6-Year Medical Program
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital-San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Scripps Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Feigenbaum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Feigenbaum to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews
Dr. Feigenbaum's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
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  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Our goals are to help patients get answers, and to help them feel healthier using natural treatments if possible, and the least amount of medication necessary. Dr. Feigenbaum and staff use current technology, including an electronic health record, patient portal and secure email to keep in touch with patients (in English or Spanish) and to coordinate care with the hospital and other physicians. We...

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  • Aetna
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    Cigna PPO
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  • Coventry Health Care
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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Advantage Platinum PPO
    Health Net PPO
    HealthNet
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
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  • MultiPlan
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  • PHCS
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Empire Plan
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Feigenbaum has admitting privileges

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
4077 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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Sharp Grossmont Hospital
5555 Grossmont Center Dr
La Mesa, CA 91942
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Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost St
San Diego, CA 92123
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