Dr. Joann Blessing-Moore, MD

Dr. Joann Blessing-Moore, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
Age 71
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joann Blessing-Moore, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Palo Alto, CA. She is 71 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Read her story

723 Emerson St

Palo Alto, CA 94301

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Blessing-Moore's Experience

Dr. Blessing-Moore's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Allergy & Immunology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Blessing-Moore's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blessing-Moore "Joann Blessing-Moore, MD is boarded in allergy, asthma, and immunology as well as Pediatric pulmonology. She trained at Stanford and Lucille Packard Children's Hospital and remained on faculty codirecting the Pediatric allergy pulmonary clinic and the adult allergy clinic for over 7 years. She then moved on to Private Practice in 1991 and has continued to maintain offices in Palo Alto and San Mateo. She continued to teach at the university as adjunct clinical faculty and also taught in the Physicians' Assistant Program. She works as a researcher, consultant, and speaker for several of our international drug companies and publishes extensively on allergy pulmonary issues, including book chapters as well as journal articles. She worked with the FDA on the Allergy Pulmonary advisory committee. She is an editor for the Parameters of Care for Asthma, Allergy, Immunology. She is frequently on NBC and works with local educational programs. She has also worked in India, Hong Kong, and the Philippines as well as Europe. She has ongoing research projects, publishes frequently and loves to teach. She is a reviewer for several journals as well as on the editorial staff. She was voted "Woman of the Year in Allergy in 2000" by the ACAAI and continues to be very involved in that organization as well as AAAAI, ATS, ACCP and the state, county and local organizations (CSAAI, SMCMS, etc.). She serves on the Medical staff for Mill-Penninsula Hospitals , El Camino Hosptial, and Lucille Packard Children's Hospital/Stanford University Hospital. She has 2 offices in San Mateo and Palo Alto and has one staff that goes between offices so that patients have a familiar team to work with. She provides services for patients of all ages in allergy and pulmonary areas."


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  • Pediatrics
  • Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Eye Diseases
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Whooping Cough
  • X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia


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  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Desensitization
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Patch Testing
  • Pulmonary Function Test

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.


  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Stanford Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Stanford Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Chldns Hosp/Stanford Med Ct
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blessing-Moore has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blessing-Moore's Reviews

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Dr. Blessing-Moore's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Dr. Blessing-Moore accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Blessing-Moore has admitting privileges

Mills-Peninsula Medical Center
1501 Trousdale Dr
Burlingame, CA 94010
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