Learning Early About Peanut (LEAP) Study

Dear Colleagues, We are writing regarding the Learning Early About Peanut (LEAP) study preventing peanut allergy through early consumption in “at-risk” infants recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Early peanut consumption was effective at preventing allergy not only in infants who showed no indication of peanut sensitization at baseline (primary prevention) but… Read more »

CAAC Welcomes New Physician, Dr. Shaila Gogate

Dr. Gogate Joins Practice as Thirteenth Practicing Physician and Principal Investigator at Denver Research Division Denver-September 22, 2014 – Colorado Allergy and Asthma Centers, PC is pleased to welcome Shaila Gogate to their staff. She is the newest member to CAAC’s practice, consisting of 13 physicians and 10 locations in and around the Denver metro… Read more »

The Importance of Teamwork

We take great pride in working as a team here at Colorado Allergy and Asthma Centers.  So we just had to post this lovely quote! “When ‘i’ is replaced by ‘we’ even ‘illness’ becomes ‘wellness.’”  So very true!  We strive for WEllness.          

Asthma Can Start at Any Age – Not Just a Childhood Condition

Asthma Rates Grew 30% Between 2001 and 2011 A recent article from USA today states, “You likely think of asthma as a childhood condition. [It is] true that most people develop [asthma] as kids, but it can actually start at any age.” “Doctors don’t know exactly what causes the condition…or why some adults develop it… Read more »

Centura Colorado Health Neighborhoods Now Include CAAC

CAAC Participating in Centura’s New Healthcare Delivery Model We are excited to announce that CAAC is now a partner specialty healthcare provider in Centura Colorado Health Neighborhoods. This healthcare model emphasizes three key areas: Reduced overall health care costs and improved outcomes in defined populations. This will be accomplished through our focus on wellness and… Read more »

CAAC FOUNDERS’ AWARD SCHOLARSHIP FUND

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014 The physicians of Colorado Allergy and Asthma Centers, P.C. annually offer four $1,000 scholarships to our patients. These scholarships are intended to honor our four founding fathers, David Pearlman, M.D., Sanford Avner, M.D., Jerome Buckley, M.D., and John Selner, M.D. Scholarships from the CAAC Founders’ Award Scholarship Fund… Read more »

Happy Nurses Day from Colorado Allergy and Asthma Centers!

“It would not be possible to praise nurses too highly.” -S. Ambrose Today, Tuesday, May 6, 2014, is National Nurses Day. We at Colorado Allergy and Asthma Centers would like to take this opportunity to thank the exceptional nurses on our team. Maya Angelou once said, “As a nurse, we have the opportunity to heal… Read more »

What We Treat at Colorado Allergy and Asthma Centers

By: Jerald W. Koepke, MD The providers of CAAC are committed to providing high quality care for all patients with allergy and asthma problems. We recently celebrated over “40 years of Excellence” caring for patients. We are a group of physicians, certified by the American Board of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, who specialize in the… Read more »