Dr. Wilma Light, MD

Allergy & Immunology  |  
Female  |  
Age 72
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Dr. Wilma Light, MD
Dr. Wilma Light, MD is an allergy & immunology doctor who practices in Latrobe, PA. She is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Light is affiliated with Excela Health Frick Hospital, Excela Health Latrobe Hospital, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and Excela Health - Excela Westmoreland Hospital.

1100 Ligonier St Ste 200

Latrobe, PA 15650

Contact Information

(724) 539-4551

Dr. Wilma Light, MD

Dr. Wilma Light, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Care Philosophy

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Dr. Light's Experience

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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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.

Education

  • Bucknell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Chldns Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Chldns Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Pennsylvania Allergy and Asthma Distinguished Service Award, 1995
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,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Light's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Light to family and friends
2.7
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Light's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Light accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Traditional
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America
    Coventry Health America PPO
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Light has admitting privileges

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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Excela Health - Excela Westmoreland Hospital
532 W Pittsburgh St
Greensburg, PA 15601
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Excela Health Frick Hospital
508 S Church St
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
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Excela Health Latrobe Hospital
One Mellon Way
Latrobe, PA 15650
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