Dr. Richard Loria, MD

Dr. Richard Loria, MD

Allergy & Immunology  |  
Male  |  
60 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Loria has practiced medicine at Allergy and Asthma Associates in Virginia since 1992. Prior to Allergy and Asthma Associates, Dr. Loria was employed with private practices in Boca Raton, Florida, and Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Loria graduated in 1983 from the University of Navarre School of Medicine in Pamplona, Spain. He then pursued an internship in internal medicine at Maryland General Hospital, and his residency at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. In 1988, he completed a fellowship at the Washington University School of Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology. Dr. Loria has been recognized as a leading physician in the DC-Metro area by Northern Virginia Magazine and Washingtonian Magazine. He has received a Compassionate Doctor Recognition as well as a Patients' Choice Award. In 2012, Dr. Loria was chosen as a Top Allergist/Immunologist by the International Association of Healthcare Professionals, The Leading Physicians of the World. He currently holds an academic appointment at Georgetown University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology.

Allergy and Asthma Associates

1360 Beverly Rd

McLean, VA 22101
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian

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Top Care Areas


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

Animal Allergies
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 94% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Dermatitis
  • Food Allergy
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Itchy Skin
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Toxic Effect of Venom


  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Spirometry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • George Mason University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Universidad De Navarra or University Of Navarra
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • MD Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Loria has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Loria's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Loria to family and friends
based on 18 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Loria's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
Arlington, McLean, VA |
Dr. Loria has been treating my kids and me since 1997. He's wonderful with kids, kind and compassionate but also very thorough.
Staunton, VA |
Dr. Loria and his staff consistently provide excellent health care in a caring, compassionate manner. He is an outstanding physician and the nursing staff is great! Phone calls are always returned promptly.
Beltsville, MD |
NO WIFI, ARE YOU KIDDING ME? I have to sit quietly for 30 minutes after each weekly allergy shot, and no wifi???
in Herndon, VA |
Dr Loria was able to find the root cause for my chronic illnesses, and treat it effectively!
Round Hill, VA |
Worth the wait, he and his team are top notch.
Rockville, MD |
He's a very good allergist but his office staff doesn't return calls or ever pick up the phone. Not a good feature for those with asthma!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Loria accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Loria has admitting privileges

Reston Hospital Center
1850 Town Center Pkwy
Reston, VA 20190
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Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
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Inova Loudoun Hospital
44045 Riverside Pkwy
Leesburg, VA 20176
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