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Dr. Luis A. Matos, MD

Pediatric Allergy & Immunology | Male

Allergy 2215 Landover Pl, Lynchburg, VA 24501 Get Directions
(434) 515-0419

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Dr. Matos is board certified in Allergy and Immunology and also in Pediatrics. He is caring and attentive to the...
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in Panama City Beach, FL |
Dr Matos has been my physician since 2005 and I literally owe my life to this man. He is one of the few physicians who has experience treating mast cell disorders. I moved away and still travel 800 miles every 6 months to see him because there is no substitute. He genuinely cares and worries about his patients. He is kind and thorough, his knowledge base is vast and he thinks outside the box. He is also very responsive and accessible. I can't imagine trusting my health to anyone else.
in Altavista, VA |
Dr. Matos Helped me discover that food allergies were causing me to itch but also making my migraine headaches worse.
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Adult Allergy
  • Allergy
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Child & Adolescent Allergy
  • Immunology
  • Pediatric Allergy
  • Pediatric Allergy & Asthma
  • Pediatric Immunology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

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  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatrics

Conditions Treated

Dr. Matos says..

Dr. Matos participated in clinical research in Asthma, allergic rhinitis and Food anaphylaxis. He has special research interests into food reactions and non traditional responses to food. He has extensive experience the full spectrum of tick bite derived meat allergy.  Starting from abdominal pain, IBS symptoms, Recurrent hives and even anaphylaxis. 

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  • Acquired Angioedema
  • Acquired Angioedema, Type 1
  • Acquired Angioedema, Type 2
  • Acute Rhinitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Agammaglobulinemias, Primary
  • Airborne Allergies
  • Airway Disorders
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Asthma
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Allergic Irritability Syndrome
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Food
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Allergic Reactions to Medications
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis
  • Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Asthma in Pregnancy
  • Asthma-Related Cough
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Atrophic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Urticaria
  • Bronchitis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chemical Allergy
  • Cholinergic Urticaria
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Infections
  • Chronic Rhinitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Urticaria
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough Headache
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Drug Allergy
  • Drug Eruptions
  • Drug-Induced Asthma
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Eye Infections
  • Familial Cold Urticaria
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Amines
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Chocolate
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Citric Acid Intolerance
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Sulphite
  • Food Additive Allergy
  • Food Additive Allergy - Amaranth
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Food Additive Allergy - Antioxidants
  • Food Allergy
  • Genetic Predisposition to Asthma
  • Hereditary Angioedema
  • Hereditary Angioedema, Type 1
  • Hereditary Angioedema, Type 2
  • Hereditary Angioedema, Type 3
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Itchy Skin
  • Late Onset Asthma
  • Papular Urticaria
  • Perennial Allergic Rhinitis
  • Perennial Rhinitis
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Recurring Airway Infection
  • Rhinitis
  • Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Infections
  • Solar Urticaria
  • Sphenoid Sinusitis
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • Urticaria Due to Cold
  • Vasomotor Rhinitis

Procedures Performed

  • Adult Immunization
  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Desensitization
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Drug Testing
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Food Sensitivity Testing
  • Immunization
  • Immunoglobulin Therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Intravenous Immune Globulin (IVIG) Treatment
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Medical Management of Acid Reflux
  • Metal Allergy Testing
  • Methacholine Challenge Testing
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Patch Testing
  • Spirometry
  • Vaccination

Background Check

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus

    Graduated in 1976

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston

    Completed in 1976

  • Residency Hospital
    University Tex Health Science Center

    Completed in 1977

    Wilford Hall Air Force Medical Center

    Completed in 1979

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Wilford Hall Air Force Medical Center

    Completed in 1985

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus

    Graduated in 1973

  • Other Education
    Webster University/ Business-MBA

    Completed in 1990

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Board certified in Allergy & Immunology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Matos says...

Dr. Matos is board certified in Allergy and Immunology and also in Pediatrics. He is caring and attentive to the needs of Adult and children with allergy or immune problems. He has special interest in food allergy, medication allergy, recurrent infections and asthma. He strives to help patients understand their condition and help them improve their quality of life.

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Dr. Matos' Care Philosophy

Dr. Matos is dedicated to find the cause of your allergy condition and to find ways to improve your care. He utilizes the most up to date technologies and will sit down and discuss with you all your options to help you feel better. 

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Dr. Matos says...

Dr. Matos participated in clinical research in Asthma, allergic rhinitis and Food anaphylaxis. He has special research interests into food reactions and non traditional responses to food. He has extensive experience the full spectrum of tick bite derived meat allergy.  Starting from abdominal pain, IBS symptoms, Recurrent hives and even anaphylaxis.