Dr. Wilma C. Light, MD

Dr. Wilma C. Light, MD

Allergy & Immunology | Female | 71 years old

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Dr. Light's Care Philosophy

We like to spend time with our patients and involve them in decisions for their health care

Dr. Light's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
  •  Board certified in Allergy & Immunology and Pediatrics
  •  Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications
    • Clinical Studies using an Insect RAST
    • Immunological studies of the effect of whole body insect extracts in the treatment of stinging insect allergy
    • Allergens in Urban School Dust
    • Learning to be a Better Asthma Educator
    • Asthma Care Education: Intensive Training (ACE IT)
    • Unusual reactions following insect stings
    • Effect of progressive relaxation on the objective symptoms and subjective responses associated with asthma
    • Comparison of the allergenic properties of bee venom and whole body extract
    • Studies of the antigenicity and allergenicity of phospholipase A2 of bee venom
    • Clinical and Immunologic studies of beekeepers

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  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatrics

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergan Cross-Reactivity
  • Allergic Asthma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Food
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Allergic Reactions to Medications
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis
  • Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Fruit and Vegetable Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Asthma in Pregnancy
  • Asthma-Related Cough
  • Asthmatic Bronchitis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cholinergic Urticaria
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Itchy Skin
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Infections
  • Toxic Effect of Venom

Education

  • Medical School
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University

    Graduated in 1971

  • Internship Hospital
    Chldns Hospital

    Completed in 1972

  • Residency Hospital
    Chldns Hospital

    Completed in 1974

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Chldns Hospital

    Completed in 1976

  • Undergraduate School
    Bucknell University

    Graduated in 1967

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

Procedures Performed

  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment

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