Allergies, asthma, sinus problems, chronic cough and related conditions can make you feel exhausted and discouraged – preventing you from enjoying an active, healthy lifestyle. Fortunately, our medical team at Family Allergy & Asthma Care can provide you with the welcome relief you need, just like we’ve done for countless patients for over 20 years.
Our doctors are board certified by the American Board of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, as well as having been certified by the American Board of Pediatrics or the American Board of Internal Medicine.
We treat every member of your family, from infants to grandparents,offering today’s latest advances in allergy and asthma care for children and adults in Gaithersburg, Frederick, and Olney, MD.
Our goal is to deliver compassionate cutting-edge allergy care for the whole family. After conducting a comprehensive health history and exam, we will develop a personalized treatment plan designed to give you the freedom you seek from your condition.
Equally important we will treat you with kindness and understanding every step of the way. Our highly specialized care will help you greatly improve your health – and your quality of life .
Dr Eghrari-Sabet, Dr Gina Dapul-HIdalgo and Dr Nasim Reedy are active members of many prestigious organizations in their field. Together they have been trusted members of the medical community and are consistently rated as excellent, caring health care providers by their patients.
Family Allergy & Asthma Care has an active clinical research program, allowing patients access to the latest therapies and treatments.
Jacqueline S. Eghrari-Sabet, M.D. is the Founder and Medical Director of Family Allergy & Asthma Care that she established and practiced since 1994. She was born and raised in New York and is a proud graduate of Smith College and the New York University School of Medicine.
Dr Eghrari-Sabet received her medical training at Childrens National Medical Center, Washington DC as well as specialized training in Allergy & Immunology from the National Institutes of Health and Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
She and her husband have lived in the DC metro area for over 25 years where they have raised their two wonderful sons (Gonzaga ’11 and ’14) and enjoyed their participation in the Baha’i community.
Dr. Eghrari-Sabet has been named a Washingtonian Top Doctor in the field of Adult and Pediatric Allergy and Immunology for the past 15 years. She has been voted as a Top Pediatrician as well as Top Doctor by The Consumer Research Council of America. Dr. Eghrari-Sabet has served as the President of the Greater Washington Allergy & Asthma Society. She has served on a variety of committees for the leading national allergy organizations, and is a Fellow of both the American College and American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology. Dr Eghrari-Sabet has been a health expert and contributor for NBC4 Washington DC since 2005.
Dr. Eghrari’s interests span the age groups of a family:
Dr Eghrari-Sabet is frequently consulted by national print and electronic media as an active member of the PR committee for both the American College and the American Academy of Asthma Allergy & Immunology. She has participated in articles for The Washington Post, MSNBC, Money Magazine, Glamour, Parade, Parents Magazine, Self, and many others.
Lastly, Dr. Eghrari-Sabet has been a featured speaker at many medical education presentations for physicians. She has spoken at regional, national and international conferences on the subject of allergy, asthma, and immunology, and how to communicate effectively with patients and the public.
Dr Eghrari-Sabet has been certified by the American Board of Allergy Asthma and Immunology and by the American Board of Pediatrics.
Dr. Nasim Reedy joined Family Allergy and Asthma Care in July, 2016. Dr. Reedy is from Washington University in St. Louis where she completed her allergy and immunology training with children and adults. Prior to that, she completed her pediatric residency training at the University of Florida. She has moved with her husband and daughter to Maryland to begin her practice with us.
Dr. Reedy has experience caring for patients of all ages with asthma, allergic rhinitis, eczema, food allergies, urticaria (hives), angioedema and recurrent infections. She has been actively involved in asthma and food allergy research during her training.
Neshat Tebyanian, CRNP is the nurse practitioner for Family Allergy & Asthma Care . She received her training as a Family Nurse Practitioner at the University of Maryland School of Nursing in May, 2008. She has 8 years of experience as a critical care nurse at the University of Maryland Hospital. Neshat also has a bachelor of science degree in Biological Sciences with a minor in Anthropology from U.M.B.C. She comes to Family Allergy & Asthma Care with a many year history of work in the field, and is an allied health member of the Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. She has a particular interest is in asthma, hives and food allergies. Neshat is a co-founder of the Nurses for Global Health organization at the University of Maryland and is interested in issues of justice in health care. Neshat is interested in asthma and clinical immunology research and is an active participant of the clinical study team at Family Allergy & Asthma Care.
Neshat Tebyanian is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Dr. Sekhsaria has been in practice since 1992. He is board certified in Allergy & Immunology, and has been certified in Diagnostic and Clinical Immunology. Dr. Sekhsaria completed his fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, after completing a pediatric residency at Howard University Hospital. He has published many scientific articles in asthma, allergy and immunology. He Specializes in optimal treatment and management of severe asthma, Chronic Sinusitis, Food Allergies, Hives, Eczema, Drug and Bee Sting Allergy, Immune deficiencies, Aspirin desensitization, metal allergy for orthopedic implants He is actively involved in teaching physicians-in-training about asthma, allergic disease and immune problems. Dr. Sekhsaria has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, and Fellow of American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, the specialty’s premier organizations.
B.S. and M.D. From George Washington University and Medical School, D.C. 2004-2011
Otorhinolaryngology / Head & Neck Surgery Residency, Wayne State University, MI 2011-2016
Rhinology & Anterior Skull Base Surgery, Cornell Medical College, NY 2016-2017.
Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Services:
Comprehensive care provided by Board Certified Physicians with fellowship-training from Prestigious Centers such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Children’s Hospital, DC
Most major Commercial Insurance, (Carefirst, United, Cigna, Aetna and others) Medicare, Maryland Medicaid, Amerigroup, Priority Partners, MedStar Physician Partners, Maryland Physicians care are accepted.
Our clinical staff is supported by a diverse group of medical support professionals. As grandmothers, mothers, and siblings themselves they treat each patient as part of the family. They are the greatest asset of Family Allergy & Asthma Care bringing professionalism, respect, and joy to their work.