Dr. James Pollowitz, MD

Dr. James Pollowitz, MD

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Age 70
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Dr. James Pollowitz, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Scarsdale, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from New York University in 1973 and specializes in allergy & immunology, allergy & asthma, and more.

281 Garth Rd Ste A

Scarsdale, NY 10583

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pollowitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Allergic Reaction
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pollowitz treats Allergic Reaction more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Pollowitz treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Pollen Allergy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pollowitz treats Pollen Allergy more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Pollowitz treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Allergic Rhinitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pollowitz treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Pollowitz treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Pollowitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Food
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Allergic Reactions to Medications
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dermatitis
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eye Infections
  • Food Allergy
  • Hives
  • Immunotherapy
  • Itchy Skin
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Patch Testing
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Infections
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Vaccination

About Me

Care Philosophy

We specialize exclusively in allergic diseases of children and adults. This includes patients with asthma, hayfever, sinus problems, hives, eczema, food sensitivities and drug reactions. Recommended treatment of allergic conditions may include medica...

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Allergy
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatrics

Education

1978
St Vincent Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Bronx Muni Hosp Ctr
Residency Hospital
1974
Bronx Muni Hosp Ctr
Internship Hospital
1973
New York University
Medical School
1969
New York University
Undergraduate School
1978
1976
1974
1973
1969

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Pollowitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pollowitz

2.9

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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(5)

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A pretty interesting person. When he was leading me into his office, he stopped to chat with someone for several minutes about things that didn’t seem very important. He then dropped his papers and just let them lay on the floor, which I found pretty odd. As any decent person would do, I knelt...Read More
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Had to find new Dr because other stopped accepting my insurance. Dr Pollowitz was welcoming & kind. They were thorough and made sure I was on right shot schedule.
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I was a patient with Dr. Pollowitz for about 20 years. I started seeing him at age 5 and only stopped because I moved out of state. He really cares about his patients and is truly an excellent doctor.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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White Plains Hospital

White Plains, NY