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Jason Catanzaro, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics; Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Attending Physician

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Jason Catanzaro, MD

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Biography

Jason Catanzaro, MD, specializes in treating children with allergic disorders or primary immunodeficiencies, or when a patient’s immune system is not acting normal. These are usually caused by a genetic defect.

“I enjoy helping patients understand their condition and providing them with treatment options,” Dr. Catanzaro says. “What’s cool is helping kids feel better, whether it’s preventing or stopping infections or helping with allergies so they can play sports or enjoy the outdoors.”

Treatment options Dr. Catanzaro offers include allergy shots or immunoglobulin replacement therapy, a blood-based treatment to boost the body’s natural antibody levels and fight off infection.

Dr. Catanzaro’s research focuses on how the immune system works and collaborates throughout Yale to help answer questions that families have.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Temple University School of Medicine, Medicine (2008)
  • MS
    Arcadia University, Genetic Counseling (2002)
  • BS
    Lycoming College, Biology (1999)
  • Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine
  • Resident
    Case Western Reserve University / University Hospitals Medical Center & Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
  • Board Certification
    AB of Allergy & Immunology, Allergy Immunology (Internal Medicine) (2017, recertified: 2017)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2012)

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