Dr. Steven MacHtinger, MD

Allergy & Immunology •  Male • Age 69
  
Dr. MacHtinger
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Steven Machtinger MD & Associates, Inc.

100 S Ellsworth Ave Ste 707 San Mateo, CA 94401

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Dr. Steven MacHtinger, MD is a Allergy & Immunology Specialist in San Mateo, CA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. MacHtinger has more experience with Environmental Allergies, Upper Respiratory Conditions, and Food and Drug Allergies than other specialists in his area. He graduated from UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mills-Peninsula Medical Center and Sequoia Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. MacHtinger to book an appointment.


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Dr. MacHtinger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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MultiPlan
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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Practice Areas

Environmental Allergies

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Typically treats 91% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hives
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger treats Hives more than 100% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Pollen Allergy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger treats Pollen Allergy more than 98% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Allergic Conjunctivitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger treats Allergic Conjunctivitis more than 95% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Upper Respiratory Conditions

Upper respiratory specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as infections, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, and whooping cough (pertussis) that affect the upper part of the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, larynx, and lungs.Compare with other Upper Respiratory Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 80% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 100% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Chronic Sinusitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 72% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

Sinusitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger treats Sinusitis more than 70% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Food and Drug Allergies

Food and drug allergy specialists diagnose and treat patients for whom certain foods or medications trigger an immune system response that causes distressing or life-threatening symptoms.Compare with other Food and Drug Allergies specialists.

Typically treats 84% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Drug or Food Challenge
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger performs Drug or Food Challenge more than 97% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger treats Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally more than 89% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Dermatitis Due to Food
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHtinger treats Dermatitis Due to Food more than 68% of their peers

Dr. MacHtinger treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

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Dr. MacHtinger's conditions and procedures:

  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Fruit and Vegetable Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Milk and Dairy Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Combined Immunity Deficiency
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Desensitization
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Dyshydrotic Eczema
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • IgA Deficiency
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Latex Allergy
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Patch Testing
  • Penicillin Allergy
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Toxic Effect of Venom
  • X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Sensible solutions to allergy and asthma problems. We use technology but we don't treat our patients like machines.

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Allergy & Asthma

Education

1983
Chldns Hospital Stanford
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Stanford University
Residency Hospital
1978
UC-Irvine
Internship Hospital
1977
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Medical School
1973
Princeton U
Undergraduate School
1971
MIT
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Locations

Steven Machtinger MD & Associates, Inc.

Steven Machtinger MD & Associates, Inc.100 S Ellsworth Ave Ste 707 San Mateo, CA 94401
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 6:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:30pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Mills-Peninsula Medical Center

Burlingame, CA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Sequoia Hospital

Redwood City, CA

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)