Dr. Chitra Dinakar MD Allergist-Immunologist
Dr. Chitra Dinakar is an allergist-immunologist in Kansas City, Missouri. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and Children's Mercy South. She received her medical degree from Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research and has been in practice for 17 years. She is one of 12 doctors at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and one of 7 at Children's Mercy South who specialize in Allergy & Immunology.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Allergist-Immunologist: General Allergy & Immunology
Education & Medical Training
Case Western Reserve University, MetroHealth
Residency, Pediatrics, 1994 - 1996
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship, Allergy and Immunology, 1996 - 1999
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research
Class of 1993
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Certified in Allergy & Immunology
American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics
KS State Medical License
Active through 2013
MO State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
Office-based exhaled nitric oxide measurement in children 4 years of age and older.
Hanson, J. R.,De Lurgio, S. A.,Williams, D. D.,Dinakar, C.
Efficacy of a parent-youth teamwork intervention to promote adherence in pediatric asthma.
Duncan, C. L.,Hogan, M. B.,Tien, K. J.,Graves, M. M.,Chorney, J. M.,Zettler, M. D.,Koven, L.,Wilson, N. W.,Dinakar, C.,Portnoy, J.
Interpretation of food specific immunoglobulin E levels in the context of total IgE.
Federly, T. J.,Jones, B. L.,Dai, H.,Dinakar, C.
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2401 Gillham Rd
Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone: (816) 234-3000