Occupational Asthma

Occupational asthma is a lung disorder in which substances found in the workplace cause the airways of the lungs to swell and narrow, leading to attacks of wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing.

Programs + Services


Allergy

The Allergy Division at Tufts Medical Center provides diagnosis and care for patients who have a wide range of allergies and other related disorders.
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Asthma Clinic

The Asthma Clinic at Tufts Medical Center in downtown Boston evaluates and treats patients with moderate to severe asthma.
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Doctors + Care Team

John L. Ohman, Jr., MD

John L. Ohman, Jr., MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Chief, Division of Allergy; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Medicine, Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5333
Fax #: 617-636-4843

Asthma, hay fever, chronic sinusitis, food allergy, adverse drug reactions, insect sting allergy, occupational allergy/ respiratory disease, atopic eczema, hives/urticaria, adult immunodeficiency, skin testing, pulmonary function testing, allergen challenge

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