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Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo

Allergy and Immunology
Rockville Centre, NY
23 years experience female

Locations

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Rockville Centre, NY

Address

2 Lincoln Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY
Directions

Fax

516-442-4575

About

Specialties
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Allergy and Immunology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

14 Answers
3 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Toxoplasma: This means you were previously infected with the protozoan Toxoplasma gondii. Approximately 23% of Non immunocompromised people are carriers of the ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Saline : Try using nasal saline available over the counter. Use 2-3 times per day . If there is no improvement after a few days see you doctor for further eval... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Allegra (fexofenadine) breasfeeding: Fexofenadine (Allegra) is a 'breasfeeding category 1 drug', which means it IS compatible with breastfeeding. Low levels of fexofenadine have been fo... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Dog allergy: All dogs are 'allergenic' since they all have dander (which can be found in the skin, urine and saliva). There are some breeds however that are less ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Makeup allergy: Exposure to certain 'chemicals' over a repeated period of time can lead to a 'contact' allergy (delayed hypersensitivity) in some people. The best way... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Latex: You may be allergic to the latex. See an allergist for a blood test (RAST) to determine.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Timing/allergic rxn: An allergic reaction due to an ingestion ( food, medications ) can occur within minutes up to approximately 6 hrs. Reactions to skin contacts ( poiso... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Atarax (hydroxyzine) : One of the most common side effects of Atarax (hydroxyzine) is sedation - become very sleepy. This can be dangerous if driving or operating machinery,... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Unlikely: The inhaled steroids your are taken should not be affecting you WBC in normally prescribed doses. Your WBC count appears to be in normal range as all.... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Anaphylaxis: Anaphylaxis can occur from seconds up to approximately 6 hrs after an allergic exposure ( food, sting, medication , etc).
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Epi: They usually last a year but need to check expiration date on device itself. Keep out of extreme temperatures ( do not leave in hot car, freezer, etc)
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Posion ivy : Poison ivy symptoms normally begin 12-48 hours after contact with the plant oils and can last 2-3 weeks! Often the rash gets worse before it gets bet... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
PMD : If the cough is due to post nasal drip it may be related to allergies. Allergy testing can determine what she is allergic to and then she can be treat... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
?: What type of protein is your baby allergic to? Most common is milk protein and it can manifest as blood in stool in an otherwise normal, healthy baby... Read More

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Cavuoto petrizzo is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Cavuoto petrizzo is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you! You might have just saved me from losing my internship!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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This made me feel good. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Albany Medical College, NY
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL

Awards

Honor Society, Phi Beta Kappa
Magna Cum Laude
2011 Awarded as one of America Most Compassionate Doctors voted by Customer Research.

Affiliations

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology - Fellow
American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
American Board of Allergy and Immunology
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