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  1. James B. Sterner, M.D.

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    Dr. Sterner also served as Chief of Allergy and Immunology and Adult Immunizations at William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, Texas.

    Dr. Sterner joined KCAA in 2014. He enjoys making a difference in the lives of children and adults. This doesn’t just mean providing life-saving treatment and education for conditions such as food and insect sting allergies. It also means making patients’ lives more comfortable and enjoyable by controlling their allergic conditions or eliminating them completely.

    A native of Lawson, Missouri, Dr. Sterner was pleased to return to Kansas City following his military career. When he isn’t working, Dr. Sterner enjoys woodworking and skiing. He also loves spending time with his wife, young son, and their two dogs, Calvin and Hobbes.

  2. Derrick R. Ward, M.D.

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    One of Dr. Ward’s favorite things is treating patients of all ages and helping multiple members of the same family. He finds it especially rewarding to see kids grow up and be able to help them along the way.

    Dr. Ward started a food oral immunotherapy program at KCAA. Taking care of those patients and their families has been the most rewarding experience of his professional life. The program has had a great impact and has been very rewarding.

    When he’s not working with patients and families, Dr. Ward likes reading, traveling, and listening to music. He loves spending time with his wife and 2 children.

    Dr. Ward Is In The News:
    Sinus Medication Recommendations

    New Peanut Allergy Treatment Now Available at KCAA

    Allergies in Old Adults Can Be Underdiagnosed

    Help for Allergy Sufferers Intolerant to Liquid Nasal Sprays

    How to Stop An Allergy Attack

  3. Mark R. Neustrom, D.O., FACCAI, FAAAAI

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    Dr. Neustrom served 2 years as assistant chief of ambulatory care at the VA Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He joined KCAA in 1995.

    Dr. Neustrom enjoys working with patients to improve quality of life that may be diminished by allergies and asthma. He has special interests in hereditary angioedema, primary immune deficiency diseases, and oral immunotherapy for food allergy.

    When he’s not working, Dr. Neustrom enjoys reading and exercising. He plays the cello, and can often be found at Kansas City Symphony concerts. He and his wife Mary and son Danny are big fans of the Iowa State Cyclones.

  4. Jeffrey A. Wald, M.D.

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    Dr. Wald has works closely with area schools. He’s been personally responsible for getting peak flow meters and adrenaline injectors into several local school districts. He has given numerous talks to school nurses, and was the “Ask the Allergist” expert for the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America for 6 years.

    Outside of the office, Dr. Wald can often be found spending time with his wife and their 2 dogs.  He enjoys scuba diving, his neighborhood book club, collecting wine, and visiting with his children and grandchildren.

Walk-In Clinic

The Walk-In Clinic is open to all established KCAA patients, check our hours and locations.

Main / Kansas City

8:00 am - 11:00 am & 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

8:00 am - 11:00 am & 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Lee's Summit

8:00 am - 11:00 am