Prathyusha Savjani, MD

Dr. Prathyusha Savjani, a distinguished allergist based in Houston's Heights neighorhood, provides expert care for allergies and immunological conditions.

Savjani, Prathyusha, MD

Pediatric & Adult
Allergy & Immunology

Accepting New Patients

Ways to Schedule an Appointment

My Biography

Dr. Prathyusha Savjani, an experienced adult and pediatric allergist and immunologist at our Heights clinic, has over a decade of experience in her field. She studied Biomedical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin and earned her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine here in Houston.  She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine followed by fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at Tulane School of Medicine in New Orleans.
 
Board certified in both Internal Medicine and Allergy & Immunology; she has been seeing pediatric and adult patients since 2011. In this time she has seen patients in New Orleans, Manhattan as well as different areas of Houston exposing her to a diverse patient population. Her clinical interests include pediatric food allergy, seasonal and environmental allergic rhinitis, asthma, urticaria, sinus disease, anaphylaxis, eczema, angioedema, and immune deficiency. Her practice is built on providing personalized care to patients of all ages and employing evidence-based medicine, with treatments and recommendations rooted in the latest scientific literature.
 
Her practice offers appointments within days or same-day if possible, with varying opening and closing times to allow for early and late visits.

A resident of the Heights, Dr. Savjani is married and the mother of two young sons. Her favorite hobbies are traveling, vegetarian cooking and spending time with her family.

Dr. Prathyusha Savjani is a member of the Greater Houston Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Society, Texas Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Society, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI), and the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI).

Publications & Posters

  • Savjani P, Wild L. “An Unusual Case of Eosinophilia: Hypereosinophilia due to Contact Dermatitis.” Poster session presented at: AAAAI Annual Meeting; 2016 Mar; Los Angeles, CA.
  • Atkinson A, Savjani P, Wild L. “Recurrent Septic Arthritis with CVID and MGUS: A Chicken and Egg Conundrum.” Poster session presented at: AAAAI Annual Meeting; 2016 Mar; Los Angeles, CA.
  • Schiffman A, Savjani P, Wild L. “An Unusual Case of High IgE.” Poster session presented at: ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting; 2015 Nov; Atlanta, GA.
  • Savjani P, Wild L. “A Case of Unresolving Angioedema.” Poster session presented at: ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting; 2015 Nov; Atlanta, GA.
  • Savjani P. “There’s an Uncommon Fungus Among Us.” Poster session presented at: Society of General Internal Medicine 37th Annual Meeting; 2014; San Diego, CA.

 

Lectures and Presentations

  • “Perioperative Anaphylaxis.” Citywide Allergy/Immunology Case Conference; 2016 May; New Orleans, LA.
  • “A Case of Unresolving Angioedema.” Southern Regional Meeting; 2016 Mar; New Orleans, LA.
  • Additional presentations on topics such as AERD, Contrast Allergy, Hypereosinophilia, Approach to High IgE, Venom Hypersensitivity, Food Allergy, and Periodic Fever Syndromes at various professional conferences and meetings.

Locations

Heights Clinic

1917 Ashland St.
1st Floor
Houston, TX 77008

Conditions Treated

  • Acute and Chronic Sinusitis / Sinus Infections
  • Allergic Rhinitis / Environmental Allergies / Hay Fever (Nasal Allergies, Eye Allergies, Skin Allergies)
  • Allergy Shots (Allergen Immunotherapy)
  • Allergy Testing
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema and Hereditary Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Drug Allergy Including Penicillin Allergy
  • Drug Challenges Such As Penicillin
  • Eosinophilic Disorders
  • Insect Allergies / Venom Hypersensitivity
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Oral Food Challenges
  • Oral Immunotherapy for Food Allergy
  • Pediatric Food Allergies
  • Primary Immune Deficiency
  • Urticaria (Hives) – Acute and Chronic

Education and Board Certificates

Medical School

  • Baylor College of Medicine

Internship/Residency/Fellowship

  • Internal Medicine Residency, Tulane School of Medicine
  • Allergy & Immunology Fellowship, Tulane School of Medicine

Certifications

  • Board Certification in Internal Medicine
  • Board Certification in Allergy and Immunology

Accepted Insurances

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