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Mark Bubak, M.D.

Dr. Bubak is certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology to care for adults and children with asthma and allergies. He has been active in allergy research and education with special emphasis on new allergy testing and treatment methods. A South Dakota native, his medical degree is from the University of South Dakota School of Medicine, with Allergy and Internal Medicine fellowships at the Mayo Clinic.
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Allergies In Asthma: Where’s the Relief?

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Feb 17, 2017 3:36:35 PM
Allergies In Asthma: Where’s the Relief?

It doesn’t seem fair — not only do you have asthma but you also suffer from allergy symptoms like itchy eyes and nose, plus that itchy rash in the creases of your arms and legs. While genetics play a role in your asthma, so can allergy and infections. 

For most patients, exposures to allergens (things we can be allergic to like dust mites, pollens, etc.) are to blame for causing most of these symptoms. If you want to get better, you have to treat your allergies.

Your options are:
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Topics: fix allergies, allergy treatments, allergist, asthma, dust mite allergy, allergy shots

What Causes Nose And Eye Allergies And How To Treat Them

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Feb 17, 2017 3:12:02 PM
What Causes Nose and Eye Allergies and How To Treat Them
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Topics: fix allergies, treatments for allergies, allergy symptoms, managing my asthma, asthma treatment

What is a Board Certified Allergist?

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Feb 16, 2017 4:47:08 PM

You’re sick of your allergies! All the staying inside. You're take all the medications you can find and your primary provider prescribes. Yet still the itchy, runny, plugged up, sneezy and can’t breath keeps on and on. Maybe its time to see a board certified allergist.

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Topics: allergy treatments, allergist, see an allergist, what is an allergist

Dust Mite Allergies: What You Need to Know

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Feb 3, 2017 11:38:06 AM
Dust Mite Allergies: What You Need to Know
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Topics: fix allergies, allergy treatments, asthma, allergy symptoms, dust mites, dust mite allergy

Stuffy Nose: Is it Allergies?

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Jan 4, 2017 4:09:43 PM

Stuffy Nose: Is It Allergies?

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Topics: allergy treatments, treatments for allergies, allergy symptoms, stuffy nose

Changing Your Diet For Asthma Control

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Jan 4, 2017 3:28:39 PM
Changing Your Diet For Asthma Control
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Topics: asthma, managing my asthma, asthma treatment

Puffy Swollen Eyes Due to Allergies

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Jan 3, 2017 3:54:40 PM
While many people associate symptoms such as sneezing, runny noses or congestion with allergies, swollen puffy eyes can also be a sign of an allergy. Eye allergy symptoms can occur with the aforementioned symptoms or they can occur completely on their own.

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Topics: relieve allergies, allergy symptoms

A Guide to Your Allergist Visit

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Nov 30, 2016 9:55:32 AM

If you have never been to an allergy doctor before, you probably do not know what to expect during your first visit. You might think going to the allergist is all about being pricked by needle after needle to see what you are allergic to. Just the thought of that may make you dread going to that first appointment. However, seeing an allergist is not just all about needles.

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Topics: relieve allergies, fix allergies, allergy specialist, allergy treatments, allergy visit, see an allergist

When to See an Allergist

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Nov 23, 2016 2:03:39 PM

Not all allergy problems require you to see an allergist. If you are able to control your occasional allergy symptoms with over-the-counter antihistamines or nasal steroids, you usually don’t need to see a doctor that specializes in allergies. However, if your allergies are interfering with your normal day-to-day activities, it may be time to see an allergist.

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Topics: relieve allergies, fix allergies, allergy treatments, seasonal allergies

Making Sense of Allergies Treatment Options

Posted by Mark Bubak, M.D. on Nov 22, 2016 5:17:52 PM

Making Sense of Allergy Treatment Options

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Topics: relieve allergies, fix allergies, allergy treatments, treatments for allergies