Dr. Mitchell Ross Lester MD Allergist-Immunologist

Dr. Mitchell Lester is an allergist-immunologist in Norwalk, Connecticut and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Greenwich Hospital and Norwalk Hospital. He received his medical degree from Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Lester accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Greenwich Hospital and one of 9 at Norwalk Hospital who specialize in Allergy & Immunology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Allergist-Immunologist: Asthma & Allergic Conditions

Education & Medical Training

Brown University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1983–1986

University of Colorado
Fellowship, Allergy and Immunology, 1991–1994

Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Certified 21 years in Allergy & Immunology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 27 years in Pediatrics

CT State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Effect of oral immunotherapy to peanut on food-specific quality of life.
Factor, J. M., Mendelson, L., Lee, J., Nouman, G., Lester, M. R.

Appropriate Recognition and Management of Anaphylaxis
2014 10 13

Practical Pediatrics
2011 12 9

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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