Dr. Bernard Feigenbaum, MD

Dr. Bernard Feigenbaum, MD

Allergy & Immunology  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Bernard Feigenbaum, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in allergy & immunology, pediatrics, and more.Read his story

4060 4th Ave Ste 120

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

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
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Feigenbaum performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Feigenbaum's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Feigenbaum's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Feigenbaum "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."
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Care Philosophy

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."

4  Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Allergy
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

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

22  Conditions Treated

7  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

Dr. Feigenbaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Feigenbaum's Reviews

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Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Feigenbaum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • 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
Dr. Feigenbaum Says:
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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 encourage patients to reach out if

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