Robert Kaufmann, MD

Midwest Allergy Sinus Asthma, SC

Robert Kaufmann, MD

Robert Kaufmann, MD

Pediatric and Adult Allergy Asthma & Immunology
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynecology

Medical School

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois


Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois


Maternal Fetal Medicine, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Springfield, Illinois.


The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sub­ specialty:  Maternal Fetal Medicine

Dr. Robert Kaufmann is a native of Central Illinois, having been born and raised in farm country in western Illinois.  He graduated fro Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in 1976.  A trained obstetrician and gynecologist, Dr. Kaufmann completed his fellowship in Maternal and Fetal Medicine at SIU-SOM and has dedicated his career to caring for the health and well-being of the mother and her child.

Dr. Kaufmann entered academic medicine at SIU, where he was a Professor and held Chairmanships of the Maternal Fetal Medicine Division, OB/GYN Department, SIU Research Committees, the St. John’s Perinatal Center, and was also a leader in national societies and medical research.  A skilled practitioner and medical sleuth, Dr. Kaufmann has 40 years experience in treating infants, children, and adults, gaining proficiency in managing allergy, asthma, lung disease, autoimmune diseases, and general medical problems.

Dr. Kaufmann is certified in Allergy and Anaphylaxis treatment from the Australian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy.  He is a member of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology.

Advanced Evaluation and Treatment of:

Allergy desensitization (Allergy shots)
Allergic rhinitis
Allergic conjunctivitis
Alpha-one Anti-trypsin deficiency
Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema
Chronic sinusitis
Chronic cough
Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (COPD) / Emphysema
Contact Dermatitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Food Allergy / Intolerance
Hives (Urticaria) and Swelling (Angioedema)
Immunodeficiency Hypogammaglobulinemia
Medication (Antibiotics, aspirin, etc.) allergy
Other respiratory diseases
Other skin conditions (Psoriasis)
Pollen, Mold, Dust Mite and Pet allergy
Recurrent infection
Sports and Work Related Asthma
Severe or steroid-dependent asthma
Vocal Cord Dysfunction Syndrome

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