Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Center for Adults and Children


Srividya Sridhara, MD

Sasha Alvarado, DO


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Srividya Sridhara, MD 



Dr Srividya Sridhara is certified by American Board Allergy and Immunology and American Board of Internal Medicine. She earned her medical degree in India and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Oklahoma, College of Medicine. She went on to complete her fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 


She did extensive research on Food allergies, Eosinophilic Esophagitis,

Mastocytosis, Asthma, Chronic Sinusitis to name a few which fetched

her multiple publications and presentations at national and international

conferences. She always cherishes her experience at Mayo Clinic working

with patients with a wide range of diseases. All along her medical career,

she has served patients of all ages with utmost sincerity and has gone that

extra mile to deliver the compassionate care. She strongly believes that each

individual is unique and needs personalized attention.


Married and a mother of two young children, she thoroughly enjoys her

time with her family.  Loves Kuchipudi, an Indian classical dance form, which she

has recently resumed training in.


Below are Dr. Srividya Sridhara’s publications and presentations.






PUBLICATIONS


  1. Increased Numbers of Eosinophils, Rather than Only Etiology, Predict Histologic Changes in Patients with Esophageal Eosinophilia. Sridhara S, Ravi K, Smyrk TC, Kita H,Kephart GM, Weiler C, Katzka DA.   Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012 Jul;10(7):735-41. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2012.01.008. Epub 2012 Jan 28.
  2. Venom Allergy In Systemic Mastocytosis  S. Sridhara, C. Weiler, J. Butterfield Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Vol. 129, Issue 2, Supplement, Page AB229. http://www.jacionline.org/article/S0091-6749%2811%2902102-6/fulltext
  3. Can Histologic Biomarkers Predict Correct Diagnosis And Treatment Response In Patients With Matched Esophageal Eosinophilia?           S. Sridhara, K. Ravi, T. Smyrk, G. Kephart, H. Kita, M. Rank, D. Katzka Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Vol. 129, Issue 2, Supplement, Page AB37. http://www.jacionline.org/article/S0091-6749%2812%2900034-6/fulltext
  4. Systemic Mastocytosis: Mayo clinic experience since 2000S. Sridhara, J.H. Butterfield, C.R. Weiler Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Vol. 127, Issue 2, Supplement, Page AB251. http://www.jacionline.org/article/S0091-6749%2810%2902941-6/fulltext
  5. Identifying disagreement in interpretation of video-recorded rhinoscopy: A path to quality improvement?S.J.Fox, M.K. Elias, S. Sridhara, S. Patel, J.H. Butterfield, M. Park, J.B. Hagan,M.A. Rank. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Vol. 107 No. 5, November 2011 p B1-B2 supplement
  6. Mastocytoma: A review of 57 patients S. Sridhara, C.Weiler Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Vol. 105 No. 5, November 2010 p B1-B4 supplement
  7. Lisinopril induced isolated visceral angioedemaSridhara S, Peleg I, Hussain I. JGIM 2009 Volume 24 Supplement 1
  8. Retrieval of a migrated Polyflex stent--a novel technique.Dinani AM, Cortes RA, Sridhara S, Reichert S, Somnay K. Endoscopy. 2009;41 Suppl 2:E304-5. doi: 10.1055/s-0029-1215001. Epub 2009 Nov 17
  9. Strongyloides stercoralis pancolitis in an immunocompetent patient.Sridhara S, Simon N, Raghuraman U, Crowson N, Aggarwal V.Gastrointest Endosc. 2008 Jul;68(1):196-9. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2007.11.020. Epub 2008 Mar 7
  10. Immunoglobulin M deficiencyHussain I, MD, Sridhara S, MD, Ahmed B, MBBS, MD Updated: Jul 21, 2009.  http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/137693-overview


PRESENTATIONS  


  1. A case report of bradykinin receptor antagonist use in idiopathic non-histaminergic angioedema- presented at the ACAAI meeting, November 2012
  2. Can Novel Histologic Biomarkers Predict Correct Diagnosis And Treatment Response In Patients With Matched Esophageal Eosinophilia? – presented at the late breaking oral presentation at AAAAI on March 6th, 2012
  3. Venom allergy in systemic mastocytosis- presented at AAAAI meeting, February 2012
  4. Systemic mastocytosis- Mayo clinic experience since 2000- presented at the AAAAI meeting, March 2011
  5. Mastocytoma- a review of 57 patients- presented at the ACAAI meeting, November 2010
  6. Duodenal lipoma–a rare case - presented at ACP poster presentation 2008.
  7. Gastrointestinal bleed from Non-gastrointestinal caner - presented at ACP poster presentation 2008.
  8. Fatal lactic acidosis- poster presentation for ACP 2007.
  9. Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome- poster presentation for ACP 2006 




Sasha A. Alvarado, DO 

  Dr. Sasha Alvarado is certified by the American Board Allergy and Immunology and American Board of Internal Medicine.  She went to medical school in Fort Worth at the University of North Texas Health Science Center College of Osteopathic Medicine.  She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Oklahoma at Tulsa College of Community Medicine.  She went on to complete her fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at Louisiana State University at Shreveport. 


Dr. Alvarado grew up in Dallas-Fort Worth and experienced first-hand the havoc wreaked

by ragweed and mountain cedar pollen, among the many other allergens in North Texas. 

She knows the enormous impact allergies, asthma, and immune dysfunction can have on

quality of life.  Immunotherapy and other treatments have given her relief, and she loves

helping others feel better, too.  Dr. Alvarado believes it is important to get to know her

patients, their environment, and their goals so that she can learn how best to help them.

 
Dr. Alvarado is married with a young daughter and son.  She and her family enjoy movies

and spending time outdoors whenever weather permits.

 
Below are Dr. Alvarado’s publications and presentations:



PUBLICATIONS

1. Munoz-Mendoza D, Jackson K, Alvarado SA, Bahna SL. Antihistamines. In: Aranda JV & Van Den Anker (eds.): ​Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology: Therapeutic Principles in Practice,
5th ed., Chapter 47.​ Philadelphia, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2019.

2. Alvarado, SA, Muñoz-Mendoza, D, and Bahna, SL. High-risk drug rashes. ​Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol ​2018;121(5):552-560.

3. Alvarado S, Muñoz-Mendoza D, Jackson K, D’Mello R, Bahna SL. CME Examination on: Atopic dermatitis endotypes and implications for targeted therapeutics, by Czarnowicki T, He H,

Krueger JG, Guttman-Yassky E. ​J Allergy Clin Immunol​ 2019;143:12.

4. Alvarado SA, Nassiri M, Bahna SL. Scoring systems for allergies and asthma in clinical research and practice. ​Allergy Asthma Proc. ​2018;40:93-102, 2019.

5. D’Mello R, Alvarado S, Bahna S. Uncontrolled severe persistent asthma: More than meets the eye. ​Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol ​2018​;​121(5):S92.

6. Alvarado S, Mattaparthi K, Purser J. Knowledge deficiencies of primary immunodeficiency diseases among internal medicine residents. ​Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol ​2016​;​117(5):S87.

 

PRESENTATIONS

1. Recurrent hives: beyond idiopathic urticaria - Oral presentation on familial cold autoinflammatory syndrome at Louisiana Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Annual Meeting on June 24, 2018; Poster presentation at American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Annual Meeting February 23, 2019

2. Reproductive coercion: Are we enabling perpetrators? Poster presented at OU-Tulsa School of Community Medicine Clinical Vignette Symposium on May 3, 2017

3. Knowledge deficiencies of primary immunodeficiencies among internal medicine residents - Poster presented at American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Annual Meeting on November 11, 2016 in San Francisco, CA

4. Quality improvement: Cirrhosis management – results presented at OU-Tulsa in June 2016

5. Cryoglobulinemic glomerulonephritis complicated by encephalopathy and pleural effusion: a case report - Poster presented at American College of Physicians Oklahoma Chapter Meeting on September 12, 2015 in Oklahoma City, OK

6. Pulmonary cavitary lesion presenting with cough in a 74-year-old African American man: a case Report - Poster presented at Research Appreciation Day at UNTHSC on April 12, 2013 in Fort Worth,TX

7. A Private Problem: a case of … it’s private - Poster presented at Texas American College of Physicians Meeting on November 3, 2012 in Fort Worth, TX

8. Women’s Reproductive Health Resources - Poster presented at Research Appreciation Day at UNTHSC on April 22, 2011 in Fort Worth, TX

9. Herbal and supplement use among university students - Poster presented at American College Health Association Annual Meeting on June 4, 2010 in Philadelphia, PA