Seymour Silverberg MD


Pediatric Allergy, Asthma and Immunology


Love of Children
Pediatric Asthma and Allergy

Care Philosophy

Children Are Precious; they need our Love, Care and Security. Feed them Thought by Reading, Confidence by Loving, Values by example and Achievement by Guidance.

Pediatric Information

American Academy of Pediatrics Parents Page

Allergy, Asthma Information


Allergies, including allergic rhinitis, affect an estimated 40 million to 50 million people in the United States. Some allergies may interfere with day-to-day activities or lessen the quality of life.

The allergist-immunologist, with his or her specialized training and expertise in managing allergies, allergic rhinitis and asthma, can develop a treatment plan for your individual condition. The goal will be to enable you to lead a life that is as normal and symptom-free as possible.

What Is Rhinitis?

Pet Allergies

More than 70 percent of U.S. households have a dog or cat. Pets provide companionship, security and a sense of comfort. Children often learn responsibility and lessons about life and death from pets.

Advice From Your Allergist on Asthma

Asthma affects an estimated 14.9 million Americans and is one of the leading causes of school and work absences. The direct and indirect costs for asthma total over $11.3 billion annually, with about 1.5 million emergency department visits, 500,000 hospitalizations and 5,500 deaths.

About Food Allergies

About Food Allergies

While an estimated 40 to 50 million Americans have allergies, only 1 percent to 2 percent of all adults are allergic to foods or food additives. Eight percent of children under age 6 have adverse reactions to ingested foods; only 2 percent to 5 percent have confirmed food allergies. The following information addresses commonly asked questions regarding food allergy.

Allergy, Asthma Information

Online information, audio interviews, podcasts etc are on the web site.Links: INFORMATION about ALLERGIES from: American College of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology

Allergy and Asthma Relief