Asthma, Sinus and Allergy Program

Allergies, asthma and sinus problems can produce similar symptoms, ranging from annoying to life-threatening. Vanderbilt Asthma, Sinus and Allergy experts give you an accurate diagnosis and treatment tailored to you, your symptoms and your life.  

Conditions We Treat

We treat all allergy and asthma-related conditions, including:

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    Allergic rhinitis
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    Allergies to insect stings
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    Anaphylaxis
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    Angioedema
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    Asthma
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    Aspirin sensitivity syndromes
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Meet Your Care Team

Kenneth S. Babe
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4.7

Kenneth S. BabeJr, MD

    Allergy and Asthma
Katherine N. Cahill

Katherine N. CahillMD, BS

    Adult Asthma, Adult Drug Allergy, Adult Sinusitis, Allergy / Immunology, Allergy and Asthma, Allergy and Immunology
Rakesh K. Chandra
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4.8

Rakesh K. ChandraM-M, MD

    Adult Rhinitis, Adult Sinusitis, Allergy / Immunology, ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology), Nose and Sinus Conditions, Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology Surgery
Naweed I. Chowdhury
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4.9

Naweed I. ChowdhuryMD

    ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology), Nose and Sinus Conditions, Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology Surgery, Skull Base Conditions, Skull Base Surgery
Ryszard Dworski
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4.9

Ryszard DworskiMD

    Allergy and Asthma, Allergy and Immunology, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
John M. Fahrenholz
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4.7

John M. FahrenholzII, MD

    Allergy and Immunology
Tina Allocco
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Tina AlloccoBA, MSN

    Adult Asthma, Adult Rhinitis, Adult Sinusitis, Allergy / Immunology, Allergy and Asthma, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Pediatric Asthma
Lynn E. Clement
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4.7

Lynn E. ClementBSN, MSN, NP

    Adult Asthma, Adult Rhinitis, Adult Sinusitis, Allergy / Immunology, Allergy and Asthma, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Pediatric Asthma
Karen J. McCarty
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4.9

Karen J. McCartyBSN, MSN, FNP

    Adult Asthma, Adult Rhinitis, Adult Sinusitis, Allergy / Immunology, Allergy and Asthma, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Pediatric Asthma
Christy C. Sparkman
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4.8

Christy C. SparkmanMSN, GNP

    Adult Asthma, Adult Rhinitis, Adult Sinusitis, Allergy / Immunology, Allergy and Asthma
Cynthia M. Wasden
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Cynthia M. WasdenMSN, ACNP, BSN

    Adult Asthma, Adult Rhinitis, Adult Sinusitis, Allergy / Immunology, Allergy and Asthma
Dana C. Wirth
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Dana C. WirthBS, MSN, FNP

    Adult Asthma, Adult Rhinitis, Adult Sinusitis, Allergy / Immunology, Allergy and Asthma, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Pediatric Asthma

Why Choose Asthma, Sinus and Allergy Program at Vanderbilt

  • A team approach

    We are a multi-specialty clinic treating complex allergy and immunology conditions. If you have asthma, allergies or sinus problems, you'll find complete care including testing, treatment and management all in one place.

  • Depth of expertise

    Our team is a part of one of the nation's leading academic medical centers. Our emphasis on research and advanced care means you'll have access to the most sophisticated testing and treatments that you won't find in general community allergy clinics.

  • Personalized care

    Our team works together to tailor treatment for your unique needs. We take a holistic approach to your symptoms and health to provide an accurate diagnosis and to structure the treatment that’s right for you. Our Nashville allergy clinic includes ear-nose-throat surgeons for consultation if your condition could be helped with surgery.

  • Top specialists

    As part of the Vanderbilt Lung Institute, we offer advanced expertise and care for asthma, including  bronchial thermoplasty. We provide hope for patients with genetic and rare immune conditions. Our drug allergy clinic pharmacists custom-make testing materials for each patient. These just some of the services other allergy clinics in Tennessee do not offer.

  • Clinical trials

    As the only academic medical center in Tennessee, we offer the latest knowledge and technology for diagnoses and treatment. You may have access to clinical trials (research studies) investigating new types of care before they are available at most other clinics.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services including:

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    Aspirin desensitization
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    Bronchial thermoplasty
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    Chest X-ray
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    CT scans of sinuses
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    Drug allergy testing
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    Education for avoiding allergies
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    Endoscopic exams

Locations (5)

2611 West End Avenue, Suite 210
Nashville, TN 37203
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782 Old Hickory Blvd., Suite 203
Brentwood, TN 37027
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919 Murfreesboro Rd.
Franklin, TN 37064
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