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Wei Zhao, MD, PhD, FAAAAI, FACAAI

Vice chair of clinical operations, Pediatric ambulatory medical director, Professor and chief
69 Ratings
4 Comments
Specialties

Allergy and immunology

Board Certifications

Pediatrics, Allergy and Immunology

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Locations

Children's Pavilion
1000 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Chesterfield Meadows
6433 Centralia Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832
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Areas of interest

Allergic and immunologic disorders
Atopic dermatitis
Chronic urticaria and angioedema
Food and drug mediated allergy
Immunodeficiency diseases

Bio

Dr. Zhao has been on VCU faculty since 2003. His research interest is in the areas of chronic urticaria, mast cell biology, IgE and non-IgE mediated anaphylaxis, and mechanism of desensitization. He is on two editorial boards of Journals in the field of Immunology and Pediatrics. He served on as President of Virginia Society of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology (2012-2014). He has been named Top Doc by Richmond Magzine (2012 -2014).

Dr. Zhao's professional memberships include:
-American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
-American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
-Virginia Society of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology


Education

Education PhD, West Virginia University<br>MS, Wenzhou Medical College, China
Medical School Wenzhou Medical College, China
Residency West Virginia University; <br>Wenzhou Medical College, China
Fellowship Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

Research interests

Chronic urticaria,Mast cell function,Mechanism of desensitization,Molecular Mechanism of Anaphylaxis

Ratings & reviews

69 Ratings
4 Comments

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September 2019
Dr Zhao is awesome
August 2019
Dr. Zhao is excellent. Doesn't talk down to us [...].
June 2019
DR ZHAO IS THE MOST AMAZING PROVIDER EVER!
April 2019
Dr. Zhao is kind, he listens and is SO smart! Also, he has the ability to cross talk on other issues- which comes from someone who is well read and experienced. Lastly, and most importantly, he treats all kids equal. My son does have a lifelong diagnosis and he does not treat him any different because he has a disability. [...]
  • Specialty: Pediatric Allergy and Immunolog
      

Board Certifications


Clinical Interests

  • Allergic and immunologic disorders
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Chronic urticaria and angioedema
  • Food and drug mediated allergy
  • Immunodeficiency diseases

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