Alex M. Wonnaparhown, M.D.

  1. Allergist-Immunologist
  2. Internist

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English

Alex Wonnaparhown, M.D., is an Allergist and Immunologist at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. He attended medical school at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine. He completed residency in Internal Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at Duke University.

Dr. Wonnaparhown's clinical interests include: diagnosis and management of primary immunodeficiency, secondary immunodeficiency, allergic diseases, and drug allergy. His research focus is underlying genetic and functional analyses of immunologic and allergic diseases towards precision and personalized medicine.

In addition, Dr. Wonnaparhown's career interests include developing medical education, optimizing patient communication, and extending community outreach and access to medical care.

  1. Allergic conjunctivitis
  2. Anaphylaxis
  3. Asthma
  4. Atopic dermatitis
  5. Drug allergy
  6. Environmental allergy
  7. Eosinophilic esophagitis
  8. Food allergy
  9. Hives and angioedema
  10. Immune deficiencies
  11. Insect bite allergy
  12. Rhinitis
  13. Sinusitis
  1. Allergy shot
  2. Drug desensitization therapy
  3. Immunotherapy
  • Precision and personalized medicine
  • Underlying genetic and functional analyses of immunologic and allergic diseases
  • Primary and secondary immunodeficiency
  • Medical education, patient communication, and community outreach
  1. 2020
    Residency - Internal MedicineCedars-Sinai Medical Center
  2. 2017
    MDSchool of Medicine, University of Nevada, Reno
  3. 2013
    BS - Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular GeneticsUniversity of California, Los Angeles
  4.  
    Fellowship - Allergy and ImmunologyDuke University

Certifications

  1. 2020
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    Nominated for Ben Newman Award for HumanismCedars-Sinai Medical Center
  2. 2019
    Nominated for Ben Newman Award for HumanismCedars-Sinai Medical Center
  3. 2019
    Resident of the Year AwardSaban Community Clinic
  4. 2018
    Intern of the Year AwardSaban Community Clinic
  5. 2016
    Lawrence E. Pyle Memorial ScholarshipSchool of Medicine, University of Nevada, Reno
  6. 2015
    Laura Cummings ScholarshipSchool of Medicine, University of Nevada, Reno
  7. 2014
    3rd Place - History of Medicine Essay CompetitionSchool of Medicine, University of Nevada, Reno
  8. 2013
    Carson Medical Group Medical ScholarshipSchool of Medicine, University of Nevada, Reno
  9. 2013
    Clark County Medical Society ScholarshipSchool of Medicine, University of Nevada, Reno
  10. 2013
    George Marion Kaiser Memorial ScholarshipSchool of Medicine, University of Nevada, Reno
  11. 2013
    Cum LaudeUniversity of California, Los Angeles

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
  2. 2019 - present
    MemberLos Angeles Society of Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology
  3. 2018
    Medical ConsultantTeamX Health, University of California Los Angeles
  4. 2018 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI)
  5. 2017 - present
    MemberSociety of General Internal Medicine
  6. 2017 - present
    MemberLos Angeles County Medical Association
  7. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  8. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  9. 2014 - 2015
    PresidentMedical Genetics Interest Group, University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine
  10. 2013 - 2015
    Nevada Liaison/DelegateAmerican Medical Association
  11. 2013 - present
    MemberClark County Medical Society
  12. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association

Publications