Arizona Allergy Associates
Rahul Rishi,DO, FAAAAI, FACAAI, FACOI
Partner and Co-owner
480.897.6992 | Azallergy.com
705 S. Dobson Rd. | Chandler
Dr. Rahul Rishi is board certified in both adult and pediatric allergy immunology. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI), the American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI). He is also board certified in internal medicine and a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Internists (ACOI). He was appointed to serve as both the chief fellow and chief resident of his respective fellowship and residency programs. He graduated from Midwestern University with his medical degree, and earned his fellowship with Nova Southeastern University at Larkin Hospital in Miami. Dr. Rishi graduated summa cum laude and was valedictorian of the Biomedical Sciences program at Midwestern University. He has been published in the ACAAI’s peer reviewed medical journal, the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Dr. Rishi also serves as a clinical professor attending with the internal medicine residency at Mountain View Medical Center. He is also a faculty member with the Department of Medicine at Banner University Medical Center in Phoenix.
Dr. Rishi’s interest in allergy and immunology began as a teenager. He experienced a severe asthma exacerbation while playing football for his high school team in Oklahoma. He struggled with allergies, asthma and eczema throughout his life, which inspired him to pursue a career as an allergist. As a lifelong athlete and sports enthusiast, his approach to asthma involves optimizing an athlete’s performance on the field.
Finally, Dr. Rishi’s other primary focus involves treating urticaria (hives). During his residency, he presented an oral vignette on omalizumab’s treatment of autoimmune urticaria at the American College of Physicians (ACP) conference.
Dr. Rishi has lived in the Valley for 22 years and is very active in the community and serves on the board of directors with the Maricopa County Medical Society (MCMS) and Arizona Foundation for Medical Care (AZFMC).