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Dr. Kenneth Backman, MD

Allergy & Immunology*
4.6 (20)
Map Pin Small Fairfield, CT
Accepting new patients
33 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Kenneth Backman, MD

Dr. Kenneth Backman, MD is an Allergy & Immunology Specialist in Fairfield, CT. They specialize in Allergy & Immunology, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Allergy & Immunology. They graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and is affiliated with St. Vincent's Medical Center and Bridgeport Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Backman an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Backman works at Practice in Fairfield, CT with other offices in Monroe, CT and Trumbull, CT. They frequently treat conditions like Food Allergy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Backman's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Allergy and Asthma Care of Fairfield County LLC
    55 Walls Dr Ste 405, Fairfield, CT 06824 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 445-1960
  2. 2
    Office
    55 Walls Dr Ste 105, Fairfield, CT 06824 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 259-7070
  3. 3
    Allergy and Asthma Care
    500 Monroe Tpke, Monroe, CT 06468 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 445-1960
  4. 4
    Office
    35 Corporate Dr Ste 1115, Trumbull, CT 06611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 445-1960

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • St. Vincent's Medical Center
  • Bridgeport Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Food Allergy
Allergic Rhinitis
Patch Testing
Anaphylactic Food Allergies
Anaphylaxis
Animal Allergies
Asthma
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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Hives
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Penicillin Allergy
Pollen Allergy
Rash
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Aeroallergen Hyposensitization Therapy
Allergy Shots
Allergy Treatment
Desensitization
Drug or Food Challenge
Food Challenge
Food Desensitization Therapy
Honeybee Desensitization Therapy
Acute Sinusitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Asthma
Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Disorders
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Reactions to Food
Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
Allergic Reactions to Medications
Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis
Allergies
Anaphylactic Egg Allergy
Anaphylactic Fish Allergy
Anaphylactic Milk and Dairy Allergy
Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
Angioedema
Asthma in Adults
Asthma in Children
Asthma in Pregnancy
Asthma-Related Cough
Asthmatic Bronchitis
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
Chronic Sinusitis
Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Food
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophagitis
Exercise Induced Asthma
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Immunodeficiency Syndromes
Infantile Eczema
Insect Sting Allergies
Itchy Skin
Nasopharyngitis
Postnasal Drip
Pulmonary Disease
Sinusitis
Skin Allergy
Toxic Effect of Venom
Allergen Immunotherapy
Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
Allergy Skin Testing
Allergy Testing
Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
Blood Allergy Testing
Breath Testing
Drug Allergy Testing
Environmental Allergy Testing
Immunization
Immunotherapy
Lung Spirometry
Nebulizer Treatment
Radioallergosorbent Test
Skin Testing and Screening
Spirometry
Wasp Desensitization Therapy
Xolair® Therapy
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    4.6
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    About Dr. Kenneth Backman, MD

    Specialties*
    • Allergy & Immunology

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1174595847
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • University Chicago Hosps
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Allergy & Immunology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Kenneth Backman, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Backman is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Backman has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Backman has seen patients for Food Allergy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Backman on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Backman. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Backman.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Backman, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Backman appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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