Dr. Pleskow is Board Certified in both Allergy and Immunology (ABAI) and Internal Medicine (ABIM). He has over 35 years experience practicing Allergy in the Encinitas community. Dr. Pleskow specializes in Allergic Diseases including Asthma, Allergic Rhinitis, Sinusitis, Eczema, Hives, Food Allergies, Stinging Insect Allergy and other Immunologic Disorders. Dr. Pleskow has a particular interest in respiratory diseases and has participated as a Principal Investigator in over 300 clinical trials. He has authored over 30 medical papers and book chapters. Dr. Pleskow is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, the American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology, and the American College of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology. Dr. Pleskow is on staff at Scripps Memorial Hospital – Encinitas and is affiliated with Scripps Health.
Colleen joined Dr. Pleskow in 1991 and supervises the allergy department. She performs allergy testing and administers injections along with her other nursing duties.
Lorraine joined Dr. Pleskow in 2004, after working many years as an allergy nurse in Colorado. Lorraine also performs allergy testing and administers injections along with her other nursing duties.
Linda joined Dr. Pleskow in 1994, and has extensive experience in running a Travel Medicine Clinic. She has worked in Travel Medicine for over 25 years and is a member of the International Society of Travel Medicine.
Carol joined Dr. Pleskow in 2008, and is the primary receptionist in the office. She also does the medical billing and assists with the Travel Clinic.
Christine joined Dr. Pleskow in 1992, and coordinates clinical research trials at his office. She has extensive research experience in the areas of Asthma, Allergy, Hypertension, and Cholesterol, and has coordinated over 150 clinical trials.