Dr. Miriam Anand, MD, FACAAI, FAAAAI


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Aspire Allergy & Sinus
1006 East Guadalupe Road
Tempe, Arizona 85283
For an appointment, call (480) 218-1996

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)
Atopic Dermatitis
Food Allergy
Hereditary Angioedema (HAE)
Hives (Urticaria)

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

Does my Epipen® really expire?
EpiPens do have an expiration date, and it is important to replace them before they expire. The expiration date can be found on the packaging and the device itself.An expired EpiPen® may not work ...
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...
I have asthma. Should I have an asthma action plan?
It's important for those with asthma to have an asthma action plan.An asthma action plan is a written document that outlines specific steps for managing asthma symptoms and preventing asthma attac...
What is the treatment for severe asthma?
Severe asthma is a type of asthma that is characterized by frequent exacerbations, or "flare-ups," and difficulty controlling symptoms with traditional asthma medications. The treatment of s...
What types of pollen trigger allergies?
Pollen is a fine powder that is released by trees, grasses, and weeds during the spring, summer, and fall. When these pollens come into contact with the eyes, nose, and lungs of people who are sensiti...

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.