Allergy, Asthma + Immunology
We are proud to welcome Dr. Vinay Mehta and Dr. Szalewski to Henderson Health Care. Both are board-certified allergists with Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Associates, P.C. in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Dr. Mehta completed a residency in internal medicine at the Mayo Clinic and a fellowship in allergy/immunology at Creighton University. He is a fellow of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI). His clinical interests include urticaria/angioedema, chronic sinusitis, vocal cord dysfunction, asthma, and eosinophilic esophagitis. Dr. Mehta was the primary investigator for many clinical trials related to asthma, atopic dermatitis, chronic sinusitis, eosinophilic esophagitis, and hereditary angioedema.
Besides patient care, Dr. Mehta enjoys teaching. He serves as volunteer faculty for Lincoln Family Practice and Union College. He is also an adjunct faculty member at Christian Medical College (Vellore, India), where he helps train allergists throughout India.
“My husband and I were passing though on our way east to see family when my appendix ruptured. Luckily the hospital was a few miles away from our campground. The staff was very caring and attentive. I feel very fortunate that we were so close to this small, but wonderful hospital.”