Dr. Ira N Targoff MD Allergist-Immunologist

Dr. Ira Targoff is an allergist-immunologist in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and is affiliated with Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 39 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Allergy & Immunology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Allergist-Immunologist: General Allergy & Immunology

Education & Medical Training

Erie County Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975–1978

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1982–1983

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

OK State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACR), American College of Rheumatology

Publications & Presentations

Prolidase deficiency breaks tolerance to lupus-associated antigens.
Kurien, B. T.,D'Sousa, A.,Bruner, B. F.,Gross, T.,James, J. A.,Targoff, I. N.,Maier-Moore, J. S.,Harley, I. T.,Wang, H.,Scofield, R. H.

Clinical and laboratory features distinguishing juvenile polymyositis and muscular dystrophy.
Mamyrova, G.,Katz, J. D.,Jones, R. V.,Targoff, I. N.,Lachenbruch, P. A.,Jones, O. Y.,Miller, F. W.,Rider, L. G.

The Myositis Autoantibody Phenotypes of the Juvenile Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies.
Rider, L. G.,Shah, M.,Mamyrova, G.,Huber, A. M.,Rice, M. M.,Targoff, I. N.,Miller, F. W.

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