Dr. Miriam Anand, MD, FACAAI, FAAAAI


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Allergy

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Aspire Allergy & Sinus
1006 East Guadalupe Road
Tempe, Arizona 85283
For an appointment, call (480) 218-1996
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Medical Expertise of Dr. Miriam Anand, MD, FACAAI, FAAAAI

Miriam Anand MD, FACAAI, FAAAAI is a board-certified allergist serving the cities of Chandler, Mesa and Tempe Arizona.

Dr. Anand was on the Super Doctors® List in AZ Magazine from 2012-2014 and was awarded the Top Doc by Phoenix Magazine in 2010, 2016 -17.

About Dr. Miriam Anand, MD, FACAAI, FAAAAI

Dr. Miriam Anand is a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, American College of Physicians, and is the president of the Arizona Medical Association.

Conditions Treated

Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Anaphylaxis (Anaphyactic Shock)
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis
Food Allergy
Hereditary Angioedema (HAE)
Hives (Urticaria)
Sinusitis

Procedures & Services

Allergy Shots (Immunotherapy)
Allergy Tests
Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
Food Challenge Test
Lung Function Tests
Patch Testing for Contact Dermatitis

Tips & Wisdom

Allergy Shots - The Basics
Allergy shots can be used to treat seasonal and environmental allergies like molds, pollen, dust, and animal dander. We offer allergy shots for adults and children five years of age or older. We do not treat insect venom allergies or food allergies with shots. The initial phase of allergy shot treatment begins with an escalating dose of allergens with each shot. The patient will then stay on a maintenance injection every week for a year. After the first year, injections can be spaced to every...
Allergy Drops (SLIT)
With just three drops under the tongue daily, our customized allergy drops are just as effective as allergy shots. The best part about allergy drops is the convenience – they can be taken at home, on the go, or anywhere in between. Allergy drop can be self-administered. Most patients see relief in 9-12 months.

Patient Education Resources

Asthma Medication Savings
Click on the image to access medication savings. In most cases,this form must be submitted along with proof of having purchased the medication from the pharmacy. Offers may be time-limited....
Could gluten be triggering my asthma?
There is some evidence to suggest that gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley, and rye, may be a trigger for asthma symptoms in some individuals. However, the relationship between gluten and asthma ...
How do biologics work to treat my eczema?
Biologics are a class of medications that can be used to treat eczema, a chronic skin condition characterized by inflammation and itching. Biologics work by targeting specific parts of the immune syst...
How does bronchial thermoplasty work to treat asthma?
Thermoplasty is a minimally invasive procedure that uses heat to reduce the smooth muscle in the airways, which can help to open up the airways and make it easier to breathe. The procedure is typicall...
Is there a treatment for food allergy?
The treatment for food allergies is to strictly avoid the allergenic food, and in case of accidental exposure, the use of rescue medications such as antihistamines and epinephrine (injectable) in the ...

Education & Training

Dr. Miriam Anand was educated at the following institutions:

  • B.A. - University of Colorado Psychology & German
  • University of Heidelberg, Germany - Medical Courses
  • University of Regensburg - Study abroad program
  • Arizona State University & Grand Canyon University - Medical education prerequisites
  • M.D. - George Washington University 1994-1998
  • Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale - Internal Medicine 1998-2001
  • National Jewish Medical Center - Allergy Immunology 2001-2003

Aspire Allergy & Sinus

Aspire Allergy & Sinus is dedicated to providing diagnosis and treatment of allergies for Tempe, Chandler and Mesa Arizona, and surrounding communities. We treat each patient as a partner and make patient education a central component of medical care. Sensitivity and discretion are used in handling all of our patients' concerns.