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John Kelso, MD

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Dr. John Kelso, MD

Contact

Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley
3811 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130
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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

Biography

John Kelso, MD, has been a practicing allergist for over twenty years and has kept up-to-date with new treatments for allergic diseases by regular attendance at medical conferences and actively maintaining board certifications. He treats a comprehensive range of conditions in both children and adults including asthma, nasal allergies, eczema, hives, and allergic reactions to foods, drugs, and stinging insects. Dr. Kelso also has a special interest in allergic reactions to vaccines and has led an effort to allow patients with egg allergy to safely receive influenza vaccines.


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Allergy & Immunology, Allergy & Immunology, 1991
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, 1987

Medical Education

  • St Louis University School of Medicine, MD, 1983

Residencies

  • Naval Medical Center San Diego, Pediatrics, 1986

Fellowships

  • Mayo Clinic, Allergy & Immunology, 1990
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