Allergy and Rheumatology

The Centers for Allergy / Immunology / Rheumatology (CAIR) of the Rochester General Medical Group offers state-of-the-art comprehensive, compassionate care and educational programs for children and adults with asthma, allergies and other immune system diseases including arthritis and autoimmune disease.

The CAIR practice consists of seven physicians, who are board certified in their fields of practice. These physicians participate in the Rochester General Internal Medicine Residency Program:

Eduardo E. Arreaza, MD

arreazaEduardo Arreaza, MD, FACP, is board certified in Internal Medicine and Allergy and Immunology and recertified in 2001 in Allergy & Immunology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American College of Physicians. Dr. Arreaza’s special interests are Asthma and its impact on the Hispanic population, in addition to other allergic and immunological disorders such as vasculitis and drug allergies. Dr. Arreaza graduated from medical school in Venezuela and is fluent in Spanish. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine in New York City and a fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at New York Hospital/Cornell University Medical Center in New York City. Currently Dr. Arreaza is the secretary of the New York State Allergy Society and President of the Finger Lakes Allergy Society. He has published scientific articles in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Annals of Allergy, Allergy Proceedings, Clinical & Experimental Allergy and Texas Medicine.

Douglas H. Jones, MD

jones douglasDouglas Jones, MD. was an undergraduate of Colgate University and went to Medical School at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. He did his Internal Medicine training at the Rochester General Hospital and fellowship training in Allergy and Rheumatology at the University of Rochester. Dr. Jones has been in the practice of Allergy and Rheumatology here in Rochester since joining the Genesee Health Service in 1985. His interests are in evaluation and treatment of patients with allergies, asthma and autoimmune diseases. He is a fellow of both the American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology and the American College of Rheumatology.

Susan C. Ristow, MD