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Our Physicians

Sara Axelrod, MD-Allergy *

Sara Axelrod, MD-Allergy *

Dr. Axelrod completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan, where she also earned her Master’s in Public Health, with a focus on Genetic Epidemiology.  She then received her medical degree at George Washington University’s School of Medicine and Health Science, served her clinical residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, and completed her fellowship training in Allergy and Clinical Immunology at Winthrop University Hospital.

Her professional associations, memberships and accolades are equally wide-ranging.  She has either been, or currently is, a member of the ACAAI/AAAAI, the UMDNJ Nominating Committee, the American College of Physicians, the American Public Health Association, and the Beaumont Research Society.  Dr. Axelrod has also been extensively published in journals including the JACI, The Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine, and authored a chapter in Challenging Cases in Allergy and Immunology as well as Atopic Dermatitis.

Dr. Axelrod’s professional interests are broad and deep.  Over the years she has served at the National Institutes of Health-National Cancer Institute, the National Academy of Science and the Henry Ford Health System, and volunteered at the Disaster Relief Initiative in Belize, Central America. 

Dr. Axelrod has spent the past five years serving patients in Brick, NJ, where she also served as a sub-investigator for the Ocean Allergy & Respiratory Research Center. As a member of ENTA’s East Brunswick office, Dr. Axelrod will be seeing adult and pediatric patients in need of her expertise. She resides in nearby Monmouth County with her husband and two sons. As the mother of a child who suffers from food allergies, she is well aware of the similar challenges faced by so many of her patients, both adult and pediatric.

Sara Axelrod, MD-Allergy * accepts the following insurance plans:

East Brunswick Office:

  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth Value Plan
  • Amerihealth
  • BC/BS Empire NY
  • Cigna
  • Clover
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • WTC Health For Heros
  • HealthSmart WTC
  • Horizon NJ BCBS
  • Horizon Omnia Tier 1
  • Local 1199
  • Longevity
  • Magnacare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • OSCAR
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Qualcare (NJ Only)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UHC Oxf Liberty
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • US Family Health