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Swisher Medicine Allergy Specialist


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  • Fredrick M. Schaffer, MD, Lisa Welchel, FNPc, Hope Soliz, Tim Crimmins, Myla Ebeling, PhD, Tom Hulsey, PhD, Larry Garner, CPT,BA. “The Safety of Home Immunotherapy Utilizing the United Allergy Services Protocol. Manuscript in preparation. 2012.
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