Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 15, 2012
Allergy & Asthma Associates (AAA) is pleased to announce the addition of K. Deepa Verma, M.D. to full-time staff beginning August 1, 2012 practicing at both AAA's Pearland and Sugar Land-Grand Parkway locations. Dr. Verma has been working for Allergy & Asthma Associates on a part-time basis this summer to transition taking over for allergist, Dr. Binita Mandal, who is leaving the practice in August 2012.
Dr. Verma specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic conditions, including nasal and ocular allergies, asthma, and skin conditions such as eczema and hives. She also evaluates and treats food and insect allergies. She truly enjoys treating both children and adults and loves spending time educating her patients about how to best address their asthma and allergy conditions.
A graduate of the University of Illinois, Dr. Verma holds a Bachelor’s in biological sciences and a doctorate in medicine. She completed her residency training in internal medicine at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, followed by her fellowship training in allergy and immunology at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. Dr. Verma is a Diplomate of both the American Board of Allergy and Immunology and the American Board of Internal Medicine. She also holds memberships in both local and national medical societies.
“We are very pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Deepa Verma to our Pearland and Sugar Land practices,” said Dr. Kurt R. Peters, president of Allergy and Asthma Associates. He further stated, “Her deep commitment to patient wellness well reflects the mission of our compassionate physician team.”
Dr. Verma will join Dr. Peters, an allergist, and otolaryngologist Dr. Karen Bednarski at Allergy and Asthma's Pearland location. At the Sugar Land-Grand Parkway location, Dr. Verma will practice alongside allergists Dr. Sanober M. Tamboli and Dr. Vikas S. Kancherla.
Serving the community since 1957, Allergy & Asthma Associates is now the largest allergy specialty group practice in the greater Houston area, with fifteen locations spanning southeast Texas. Most locations offer both specialized ENTs with advanced training in complex sinus surgery, rhinology, reconstructive and facial plastic surgery, and board certified allergists to provide a comprehensive treatment for sinus and allergic problems under one roof. AAA also provides a full complement of specialized services including adult and pediatric allergy, asthma, adult and pediatric ENT, facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, and CT sinus imaging. For more information please visit http://www.texallergy.com