Russell S Traister, MD
Russell S Traister, MD, PhD
Dr. Russell Traister is a board-certified allergist/immunologist who provides care to patients of all ages. He treats common allergy disorders such as food allergies, environmental allergies, asthma, hives, drug allergy, and eczema. He also provides rapid immunotherapy to help you reach your maintenance side for allergy shots faster.
Dr. Traister completed his medical and graduate school training at the University of Pittsburgh and completed his internal medicine residency and allergy/immunology fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He has numerous research publications, with expertise in vocal cord dysfunction and rush immunotherapy.
Dr. Traister grew up in Western Pennsylvania and is happy to be back in the area close to family. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time outdoors with his family. He sees patients at West Penn Hospital.