Edward Buchsbaum, M.D.

Dr. Buchsbaum, a native of New York, moved to California to complete his medical residency and fellowship training in allergy following graduation from medical school. He and his wife have raised three daughters on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. The family has enjoyed extensive travel within the United States and Europe. In addition to his enjoyment of reading, theater, music, and gardening, Dr. Buchsbaum and his wife are avid road cyclists, runners, and skiers.
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Education and Training

Wadsworth Veterans Administration Hospital & UCLA hospitals UCLA School of Medicine

  • Subspecialty Fellowship in Adult & Pediatric Allergy/Immunology

Wadsworth Veterans Hospital, West Los Angeles UCLA School of Medicine

  • Internal Medicine Internship and Residency

New York Medical College

  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) 

Yale University

  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with minor in Classical Literature

Board Certification

  • American Board of Allergy & Immunology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Societies and Teaching Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Full-time Clinical and Research Faculty member at Wadsworth Veterans Administration Hospital & UCLA Hospital (1983 – 1984)
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
  • Clinical Instructor in the Division of Allergy & Immunology (1990 – 2000)
  • Fellow, American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI)
  • American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Los Angeles Society of Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology (LASAACI)
  • Joint Council of Allergy & Immunology

Lectures, Research, and Publications

  • Authored original research publications on allergic triggers in asthma and diagnostic tools in the evaluation of asthma (Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology).
  • Book chapter on "Drug Allergies" (Practical Allergy and Immunology)
  • Hospital-based, community-oriented, and school-based lecture series: asthma, nasal allergies, recurrent sinus infections, food allergies, drug sensitivities, managing asthma in the home.

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