Our Pediatrics AIR Clinic delivers the highest quality allergy, asthma and respiratory care.

Pediatrics – Pulmonary & Allergy

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Our Team

Asthma and allergies can be controlled. Our clinic team works together with the child and family, the primary care clinician and the school to achieve this goal. Their satisfaction with a convenient, effective and safe treatment plan rewards our efforts.

Providers

Robyn T. Cohen, MD, MPH
Division Director
Staff Physician, Boston Medical Center
Associate Professor in Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine

  • Board Certified, American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
  • Internship: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY (Children's Hospital at Montefiore)
  • Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY (Children's Hospital at Montefiore)
  • Clinical Fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonary: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (Boston Children's Hospital)
  • Research Fellowship in Respiratory Epidemiology: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (the Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital)
  • Languages: English and Spanish

Boris Balson, MD
Pediatric Allergist

  • Board Certified, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certified, American Board of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
  • Medical School: St. Petersburg Medical Academy, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Internship: Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New Hyde Park, NY
  • Fellowship Training:  Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Clinical Interests: Food allergy, atopic dermatitis, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis, alternative medicine

To schedule an appointment call: 617.414.4841

Mondays:  1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursdays:  9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Lois Doerr, RN, FNP, CAE (Certified Asthma Educator)
Asthma/Allergy Nurse Practitioner

To schedule an appointment call: 617.414.4841

Tuesdays:   9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesdays:  1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Elizabeth Pierson, RN
Asthma-Allergy Nurse

Nancy Brandao
Administrative Assistant

For Patients

Call: 617.414.4841
Fax: 617.414.5741


Boston Medical Center
Department of Pediatrics
Pulmonary and Allergy Clinic
Shapiro Center
725 Albany Street, 8th Floor 
Boston, MA 02118


For Appointments or to Refer a Patient

Call: 800.682.2862
Fax: 617.414.5741


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