Dr. Clara Chung, MD

Dr. Clara Chung, MD

Allergy & Immunology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Clara Chung, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in allergy & immunology.Read her story

3125 Independence Dr Ste 210

Birmingham, AL 35209

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Chung's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Allergic Reaction
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chung treats Allergic Reaction more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Chung treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Pollen Allergy
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Dr. Chung treats Pollen Allergy more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Chung treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Allergic Rhinitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chung treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Chung treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Chung's conditions and procedures:

Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergen Immunotherapy
Allergic Asthma
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Disorders
Allergic Eye Diseases
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
Allergies
Allergy Shots
Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
Allergy Skin Testing
Allergy Testing
Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
Allergy Treatment
Anaphylactic Egg Allergy
Anaphylactic Fish Allergy
Anaphylactic Food Allergies
Anaphylactic Fruit and Vegetable Allergy
Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
Anaphylaxis
Angioedema
Animal Allergies
Asthma
Asthma in Adults
Asthma in Children
Asthma-Related Cough
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Bronchitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Urticaria
Contact Dermatitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Food
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Desensitization
Deviated Septum
Drug or Food Challenge
Earwax Buildup
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Eosinophilia
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Eye Infections
Food Allergy
Hives
Insect Sting Allergies
Itchy Skin
Patch Testing
Penicillin Allergy
Pet Allergy
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pollen Allergy
Postnasal Drip
Pulmonary Disease
Rash
Sinusitis
Toxic Effect of Venom

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Board-Certified Allergist, I love taking care of the family unit & educating kids and adults about their allergies, asthma, recurrent infections & hives or eczema. Since allergies run in the family & can affect multiple body areas, visiting o...

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1996
    University Of Alabama At Birmingham School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    1996
  • 1993
    University Of Alabama At Birmingham School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1991
    Emory University Affil Hosps-Emory University Sch Med
    Internship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    University Of Alabama At Birmingham School Of Public Health
    1990
  • 1989
    University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1989
  • 1985
    Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School
    1985

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4.9

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Dr. Chung and all the staff at Birmingham Allergy and Asthma Specialists were great! This was my first ever visit to an allergist and they were all extremely informative and personable. They explained everything in great detail and gave me steps for going forward.
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30 years of different ENTs and Allergy Specialists and I FINALLY found a doctor who has helped me have a healthier year since seeing her. She is a doctor who listens, is proactive, and doesn't use unnecessary measures. She has given me a year free of constant sinus infections and bronchial...Read More
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Dr Chung was very thorough and listened to my questions and concerns.
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The entire office are friendly and so attentive. Dr. Chung and staff spent lots of time getting my history and talking with about my problem. I am so happy with the results and would recommend her to anyone.
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Dr. Chung is very knowledgable, professional, and personable. I took my daughter to her for a second opinion, and I am so glad I did! She took great care of her and really took the time to review her records with us , and made very appropriate recommendations. The office staff is very helpful and...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid