MEDICAL SERVICES

Specialties

  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Animal Allergy
  • Antibiotic Allergy Testing
  • Asthma in Children
  • Dust Mite Allergies
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children
  • Food Allergy
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Sinusitis
  • Urticaria (Hives)

Practices

Languages

  • English

EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Cornell University , Ithaca , NY

Medical School

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine , Bronx , NY

Internship

  • Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston , MA

Residency

  • Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston , MA

Fellowship

  • Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine , Bronx , NY

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Dr. Melissa Iammatteo is a board-certified allergist and immunologist who treats both adult and pediatric patients. She received her undergraduate degree from Cornell University, where she graduated second in her class. She subsequently earned her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where she was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Iammatteo completed her Internal Medicine residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, where she also served as a Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and subsequently completed her Allergy and Immunology fellowship at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Iammatteo served as the founding Director of the Chemotherapy and Biologic Agent Desensitization Program at Montefiore Medical Center prior to joining Westmed Medical Group, where she served as the Chief of Allergy and Immunology and Chair of Medical Specialties. Her nationally recognized research focuses on the development of safe protocols for the evaluation of drug allergy. Two of her first-authored publications were selected as one of the year’s best articles published in the field of Allergy and Immunology at the ACAAI’s Annual Scientific Meeting. Dr. Iammatteo was featured twice in New York Times Magazine’s Diagnosis column.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine