Physician - Allergist\/Immunologist

Location
Texas
Posted
Jun 22, 2022
Ref
1828247560
Position Type
Permanent
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston's premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey in Houston's famous Texas Medical Center. More than 500 physicians and allied health professionals practice at 30 locations and an accredited Sleep Center in the Greater Houston area. Medical services offered by Kelsey-Seybold include medical care in 55 medical specialties including primary care and specialty care, outpatient surgery centers, an accredited Sleep Center, a Radiation Therapy Center, laboratory services, advanced radiology services, and other diagnostic services, 15 on-site Kelsey pharmacies, and a secure web portal for patients to communicate with their Kelsey-Seybold doctors, get test results and schedule appointments.

Pathway to Partnership

Unlike other organizations, Kelsey-Seybold physicians have the opportunity for ownership in the Medical Group, as well as in The Kelsey-Seybold Management Company. The ownership path is clear and straightforward. A Kelsey-Seybold Physician is typically eligible for ownership after three years of employment, board certification, and demonstrated good citizenship. The result is an extraordinary, broad-based, and diverse physician-led organization.

When you join Kelsey-Seybold, you become part of an established, physician-owned, and led multispecialty group practice with a 70-year legacy of caring for patients.
  • 72 physicians hold leadership positions
  • 56% of our physicians are shareholders
  • The average physician tenure is 11 years
  • Physician-led board of managers
  • A defined path to partnership


The Department of Allergy and Immunology for Adults provides consultative services for the diagnosis, evaluation, and management of diseases of the respiratory tract, immune system, and allergies. The Allergy/Immunology department provides consultation in the diagnosis and management of allergies and immune-deficiency diseases. A multidisciplinary team of physicians and nurses offers patient management, patient/family education, and support services. Some of the chronic ailments and illnesses treated are asthma, food or drug allergies, and insect hypersensitivity.

Responsibilities include:

  • Interviewing patients and families
  • Performing a complete physical examination
  • Ordering appropriate diagnostic studies, diets, and nursing monitoring and intervention
  • Recognition of clinical problems and formulation of a logical diagnosis
  • Evaluation and management of adult/pediatric allergy and immunological conditions which may or may not pose the threat of death, organ or system failure, irreversible organ or system failure, irreversible damage, or loss of permanent impairment of a body function
  • Evaluation and management of allergy and immunological diseases
  • Interpretation of diagnostic laboratory studies
  • Allergy testing: percutaneous, antibiotics, biologicals, stinging insects' antigens, intradermal
  • Immunizations
  • Ingestion challenge testing
  • Inhalation therapy
  • Application of local and topical anesthesia


Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an approved training program in the United States
  • Board-certified or eligible
  • Licensed or willing to be licensed in the State of Texas


Benefits and Compensation:

Our compensation is productivity-based and includes salary. A comprehensive benefits package is designed to provide a full range of coverage in health and benefits, retirement, continuing medical education, paid time off, medical professional liability, and much more.
  • Multispecialty group practice setting
  • Low cost of living
  • Regular weekday hours
  • Full nursing and clerical support
  • Paid malpractice and tail coverage
  • Electronic Medical Records (EPIC)

As the 4th largest city in the U.S., Houston, Texas is a leader in business, entertainment, the arts, and more. From professional sports to outdoor fun to an out-of-this-world space experience and incredible dining - it's all here! Stroll the beaches of Galveston or challenge yourself on one of our many golf courses. Space City offers everything from breathtaking museum exhibits to vibrant downtown entertainment. Explore the wonder of space or spend the day shopping to your heart's content. Houston is a city of infinite possibilities.

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.Kelsey-Seybold is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.