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Scott  P.  Commins,  MD, PhD

Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Medicine and Pediatrics

Contact Information

Address: P.O. Box 800466, Charlottesville, VA, 22980-0466
Phone: 434.924.2227 Fax: 434.243.7288

Training & Certification


Internal Medicine, University of Virginia


Allergy/Immunology, University of Virginia

  • Internal Medicine
  • Allergy & Clinical Immunology

Clinical Practice

Conditions Treated:

Allergies, including: food allergies (beef, peanut), seasonal and outdoor allergies, insect allergies, pet allergies anaphylaxis, eosinophilic esophagitis, atopic dermatitis, hives, conjunctivitis, cough, asthma

Research Interest:

Anaphylaxis or urticaria that occurs 3-6 hours after eating red meat. Research-based interventions for peanut allergy in children and children with eosinophilic esophagitis.



A Virginian by birth, I spent much of my childhood farther south but am glad to be back in the Commonwealth. I enjoy spending time with my bride and two young children. Interests for me include most things outdoors (hiking, fishing), travel, woodworking and watching college sports.

  • ASCI Council 2013 Young Physician-Scientist Award
  • Department of Medicine Young Investigator Award
  • AAAAI/GSK Career Development Award
  • Dr. Alexander McCausland Award, University of Virginia
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