Farah Khan, MD Title: Allergist/Immunologist Education: Northwestern University, Ross University Expertise: Allergy, Immunology Board-certified allergist/immunologistMember of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & ImmunologyMember of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Experience Farah Khan, MD, is an allergist/immunologist that treats pediatric and adult patients in her private practice in Northern Virginia. She specializes in the treatment of chronic idiopathic urticaria, severe persistent asthma, chronic rhinosinusitis, recurring infections, and allergic dermatologic conditions. In this day and age of social media, it's easy to get misled with erroneous information. While I want my patients to have easy access to valuable and truthful information, I also want them to feel empowered to advocate for themselves or their family members.-Dr. Farah Khan Education Dr. Khan received her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and her medical degree from Ross University. She completed a pediatric residency at INOVA Children’s Hospital and an Allergy/Immunology fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University. About Health Health, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.