Mjaanes joins Center for Asthma and Allergy

04/19/2011

GREEN BAY — Dr. Christopher Mjaanes, an asthma and allergy specialist, recently joined the Center for Asthma and Allergy, Inc., in Green Bay.

Mjaanes specializes in adult and pediatric allergy and asthma, food allergies, vocal cord dysfunction, respiratory disease in competitive athletes, and atopic dermatitis. His specialty procedures include: Allergy skin testing; pulmonary function testing; rhinolaryngoscopy; and food and medication testing and challenges.

His personal experiences with severe childhood asthma and allergies formed the basis for his interest in treating patients battling these ailments.

“I can relate to my patients and many of their issues,” Mjaanes said. “There have been so many advances in this field since I was a kid. It’s amazing how much more we can do for people now.”

Mjaanes trained in allergy and immunology at National Jewish Medical and Research Center in Denver, Colo. He completed his pediatric residency and medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison.

For an appointment, please call the Center for Asthma and Allergy, 519 S. Monroe Ave., Green Bay, at (920) 435-6601.