Dr. Dat Tran, MD

Dr. Dat Tran, MD

Allergy & Immunology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Dat Tran, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Tulane University of Louisiana in 2001 and specializes in allergy & immunology.Read his story

4110 Bellaire Blvd Ste 202

Houston, TX 77025

Contact Information

(281) 701-5457

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Memorial Hermann Physician Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Sinusitis
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more than 74% of peers
Bronchitis
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more than 46% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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more than 18% of peers

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Dr. Tran's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tran "Dr. Dat Q. Tran is a board-certified allergist and immunologist who treats allergic and immunologic conditions affecting adults and kids. His expertise is in food allergy, allergic rhinitis, eczema, asthma, drug allergy, immune disorders, recurrent infections, dysautonomia, autoimmunity and oral immunotherapy. He received his BS in Biochemistry, summa cum laude and his MD degree at Tulane. He did his pediatric residency at Texas Children's Hospital and then went to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for his allergy/immunology fellowship and research training. Afterward, he joined UTHealth McGovern Medical School in 2009 as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. Soon after, he received a prestigious NHLBI/NIH R01 grant funding to conduct research in immune tolerance for transplantation and graft-versus-host disease. In 2015, he was promoted to Tenured Associate Professor. His passion has been in research and providing innovative treatments for patients. He has always been frustrated with the management of food allergy. Avoidance and an epinephrine auto-injector for the management of food allergy is NOT a treatment. In the pursuit of better treatments and clinic care for patients, he opened Innovative Allergy Clinic in June 2017 to provide innovative oral immunotherapy for the treatment of food and environmental allergies. He had resigned his tenured position and is now an Adjunct Associate Professor. He continues to do research and teaching at UTHealth. He is married to his beautiful wife, Holly, who is a pediatric nurse practitioner at Texas Children's Hospital. He has two awesome kids and inventors, Rilina and Dylan. Together, the family also operates their toy company, Tranovation, which makes innovative toys, such as BubbleLick, BubbleBliss and BubbleJazz."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tran "The art of medicine and patient care is to focus on the patient and provide the most meaningful care. Use medicines appropriately and effectively to treat a condition and be vigilant of when to discontinue treatment to minimize side effects. In other words, don't just prescribe medicines but have a treatment plan and expectation. If the expectation is not achieved, then change the treatment plan. Maintain good communication and transparency with the patients and always be accessible. Ultimately, success is seeing my patients and saying hello to them in the parks, grocery stores and community.  "

1  Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

1  Board Certifications

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

27  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Food Sensitivity Testing
  • Sublingual Immunotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Texas Childrens Hospital Baylor College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Texas Childrens Hospital Baylor College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • NIAID Postdoctoral Research Fellow
    Other Education | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tran has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tran's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tran to family and friends
43 total reviews (37 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Tran'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (37)

The best experience ever! Quality service, the staff was very pleasant and Dr. Tran is very knowledgeable!!!!
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Excellent staff, very thorough explanation & great service overall!
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Highly accessible and very pleasant. Wants the best for his patients.
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Dr. Tran was an amazing allergy doctor who knows how to help you live with your allergies and minimize allergy suffering. I think it's the methods and ways that he uses to determine what your allergies are, and provide quality education on how to lower allergies so that you can live better. I've...more
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What a refreshing experience! Hardly any waiting for my appointment. The staff is great and Dr. Tran is wonderful. I want a physician that will delve into complex issues to help me, and I found that with him. I feel we will get some answers down the road that will help me function better. ...more
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