Dr. Thomas Chacko

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Board Certified Pediatric and Adult Allergist / Immunologist

Dr. Chacko has multiple publications, including a review on the current asthma guidelines and a chapter on anaphylaxis in the operating room. He has also presented his research on allergy skin testing and immunotherapy at national meeting for the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Awards and Recognition

  • Rated One of America’s Top Doctor in Allergy/Immunology
  • Dr. Chacko was elected president of the Georgia Allergy, Asthma Immunology Society for 2015-2017. He was chosen by his fellow Allergists/Immunologists in the Atlanta/Georgia area.
  • Named one of Atlanta’s Top Doctor by Atlanta magazine.
  • Named one of Atlanta’s top allergists by Jezebel magazine.

Areas of expertise

All areas of adult and pediatric allergy and immunology, including:chacko 8

  • allergic rhinitis (hay fever)
  • sinusitis
  • asthma
  • chronic cough
  • allergen immunotherapy
  • skin testing
  • food allergy
  • hives
  • drug allergy
  • anaphylaxis
  • and generalized immune deficiencies.

Outside medicine
Dr. Chacko is originally from New York City and has moved to the Atlanta area summer of 2007 along with his wife, who is a high school teacher. He enjoys playing with his 3 little children and watching most sports.

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American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
On 10 person National Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology Taskforce to write Practice Parameters in Allergy Immunotherapy for 2012 (invited honor to be asked to be part of this committee…only Allergist in Georgia invited)

Education and Training
Graduated–Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia PA
Internal Medicine Residency–New York University/ Bellevue Hospital
Internal Medicine/Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Training–University of South Florida, Tampa Florida. Scored top 1% nationwide on Allergy/Immunology In-Training Exam
Board Certified Pediatric and Adult Adult/Immunologist

Languages Spoken
Fluent In Spanish

Professional Affiliations

Dr. Chacko has the unique opportunity to be affiliated with some of Atlanta’s premiere otolaryngology practices:
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Dr. Thomas Chacko
Atlanta Allergy
Atlanta: Glenridge Medical Center, 5730 Glenridge Dr., Ste. 220, Altanta, GA 30328
(404) 256-7532

OIT Details

Doctor Name: Dr. Chacko
State: Georgia
Allergen: Peanut, Tree Nuts Milk, Egg
Treats single/multi allergens at once: Both: multi for nuts
Offers SLIT for food allergens: No

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