David R. Stukus, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

David R. Stukus, MD

David R. Stukus, MD

Contact Information

Infectious Disease
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4404
FX: (614) 722-4423

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus

Biography

Dr. David Stukus is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Section of Allergy/Immunology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. In addition to his interest in caring for families with asthma, food allergies and other allergic conditions, he also serves as the Director of the Hospital’s Complex Asthma Clinic. His clinical and research interests focus on asthma and food allergies, especially improving education and adherence for patients and families. As part of his research, Dr. Stukus has created novel technology and educational tools using mobile health apps to improve the care of patients, for which he was recognized with the Nationwide Children's Hospital Department of Pediatrics Junior Faculty Award for Innovation in November 2013. Dr. Stukus has been an active member of the medical advisory team for Kids with Food Allergies since 2009 and was elected to the Board of Directors for the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America in 2014. Dr. Stukus actively participates in social media on twitter through @AllergyKidsDoc. Dr. Stukus obtained his medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and his fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. He is Board Certified in Allergy/Immunology and Pediatrics.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
    Date Completed: 05/25/2002

Residency

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2006

Fellowship

  • Cleveland Clinic
    Date Completed: 06/30/2008

Department:

  • Pediatrics

Section:

  • Allergy & Immunology

Specialty:

  • Allergy & Immunology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 07/01/2011

Publications

  • Stukus DR, Green T, Montandon SV, Wada KJ. 2015. Deficits in allergy knowledge among physicians at academic medical centers.  Annals of Allergy Asthma and Immunology. Vol. 115, no. 1. (July): 51-55.
  • Farooqui,Nabeel; Phillips,Gary; Barrett,Claudia; Stukus,David. 2015. Acceptability of an interactive asthma management mobile health application for children and adolescents.  ANNALS OF ALLERGY ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 114, no. 6. (June): 527-529.
  • Strothman,Kasey; Scherzer,Rebecca; Phillips,Gary; Stukus,David,R. 2015. Referral patterns and no-show rates at an outpatient pediatric allergy/immunology clinic.  ANNALS OF ALLERGY ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 114, no. 6. (June): 529-530.
  • Stukus D, Karas D, Hollenbach J, Cloutier M. 2015. Implementation and Dissemination of an Effective Asthma Management Program (Easy Breating). In American Thoracic Society 2015 Annual Meeting
  • Stukus,David,R. 2015. Obesity and asthma: The chicken or the egg?.  JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 135, no. 4. (April): 894-895.
  • Lee M, Stukus D. 2015. Pre-Hospital Use of Epinephrine for Treatment of Anaphylaxis in Children and Adolescents. In American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology 2015 Annual Meeting
  • Wada,K,J; Montandon,S; Green,T; Stukus,D. 2014. ALLERGY MISCONCEPTIONS AMONG PHYSICIANS AT ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTERS. In American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology 2014 Annual Meeting
  • KEMPE,E,E; Stukus,D; Strothman,K; Scherzer,R. 2014. INPATIENT CONSULTATIONS TO THE ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY SERVICE AT A TERTIARY CARE PEDIATRIC REFERRAL CENTER. In American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology 2014 Annual Meeting
  • Curtis,Casey; Stukus,David; Scherzer,Rebecca. 2014. Epinephrine preparedness in pediatric patients with food allergy: an ideal time for change.  ANNALS OF ALLERGY ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 112, no. 6. (June): 560-562.
  • Farooqui,Nabeel; Phillips,Gary; Stukus,David,R. 2014. Feasibility and Acceptability Of a Novel Asthma Self-Management Smartphone Application For Children and Adolescents. In Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Allergy-Asthma-and-Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Strothman,Kasey; Stukus,David,R; Scherzer,Rebecca. 2014. Referral Patterns To An Outpatient Allergy/Immunology Clinic At a Tertiary Care Pediatric Academic Center. In Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Allergy-Asthma-and-Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Redmond,Margaret; Stukus,David,R. 2014. Correlation Between Emergency Department Visits For Asthma Exacerbation and No Show Visits To Primary Care Provider In a Pediatric Population. In Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Allergy-Asthma-and-Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Wada,Kara,J; Stukus,David,R. 2014. Adherence Documentation During Asthma Encounters At a Pediatric Tertiary Care Referral Center. In Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Allergy-Asthma-and-Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Stukus,David,R; Phillips,Gary; Farooqui,Nabeel. 2014. Improved Education and Self-Management In Children and Adolescents With Asthma Using a Personalized Smartphone Application. In Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Allergy-Asthma-and-Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Curtis,Casey; Stukus,David,R; Scherzer,Rebecca; Simonson,Kara. 2013. Epinephrine Preparedness in a Food-Allergic Pediatric Patient Population. In Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Farooqui,Nabeel; Stukus,David,R. 2013. Preferred Learning Methods for Parents of Asthmatic Children. In Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Green T, MacGinnitie A, Nash D, Stukus D. 2012. Allergy and Immunology. In Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis: 6th Edition. Philadelphia: Elsevier.
  • Farooqui,N; Stukus,D. 2012. Survey of Asthma Management and Referral Preferences by Primary Care Pediatricians at a Pediatric Training Hospital. In Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Allergy-Asthma-and-Immunology (AAAAI)
  • Farooqui,N; Stukus,D. 2012. Survey of Asthma Management and Referral Preferences by Primary Care Pediatricians at a Pediatric Training Hospital.  JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 129, no. 2. (February): AB66-AB66.
  • Silvers,S,K; Xu,M; Stukus,D,R; Lang,D,M. 2011. Recent Trends in Asthma Mortality in Ohio and Cuyahoga County: African Americans and Residents of Poverty Areas Remain Disproportionately Burdened.  JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 127, no. 2. (February): AB116-AB116.
  • Silvers SK, Xu M, Stukus DR, Lang DM. 2011. Recent Trends in Asthma Mortality in Ohio and Cuyahoga County: African Americans and Residents of Poverty Areas Remain Disproportionately Burdened. In American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology 2011 Annual Meeting
  • Green T, MacGinnitie A, Nash D, Stukus D. 2011. Atlas of Pediatric Physical Diagnosis:. In Allergy and Immunology
  • Nguyen,C; Stukus,D. 2010. Correlation Between Degree Of Eosinophilia On Esophageal Biopsy And Number Of Positive Skin Prick Tests To Foods In Patients With Eosinophilic Esophagitis.  JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 125, no. 2. (February): AB160-AB160.
  • Nguyen C, Stukus D. 2010. Correlation Between Degree Of Eosinophilia On Esophageal Biopsy And Number Of Positive Skin Prick Tests To Foods In Patients With Eosinophilic Esophagitis. In American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology 2010 Annual Meeting
  • Stukus,D,R; Lang,D,M. 2008. A restrospective evaluation of outcomes in asthmatic patients receiving omalizumab, including patients with IgE levels > 700 IU/L. In 64th Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Allergy-Asthma-and-Immunology
  • Stukus,D,R; Lang,D,M. 2008. A restrospective evaluation of outcomes in asthmatic patients receiving omalizumab, including patients with IgE levels > 700 IU/L.  JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 121, no. 2. (February): S40-S41.
  • Stukus,D; Radojicic,C. 2008. Analysis of adherence to immunotherapy.  ANNALS OF ALLERGY ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 100, no. 1. (January): A40-A40.
  • Stukus, D, Radjocic, C. 2007. Analysis of Adherence to Immunotherapy. In American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology
  • Stukus D, Lang D, Rose M. 2007. Approach to the Patient with Recurrent Infections. In Empiric. Edited by Burdette SD, Yu VL. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: E Sun Technologies.
  • Stukus,D,R; Nock,N; Lang,D,M. 2007. Patterns of asthma mortality in Ohio: 1999-2003 compared with 1990-98.  JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY. Vol. 119, no. 1. (January): S75-S75.
  • Stukus D, Lang D, Rose M. 2007. Approach to the patient with recurrent infections. In Empiric Therapy Eds
  • Stukus,D,R; Nock,N; Lang,D,M. 2007. Patterns of asthma mortality in Ohio: 1999-2003 compared with 1990-98. In 63rd Annual Meeting of the American-Academy-of-Allergy-Asthma-and-Immunology
  • Pigula FA, Gandhi SK, Ristich J, Stukus D, McCurry K, Webber SA, Keenan R, Griffith BP, Kormos R. 2001. Cardiopulmonary transplantation for congenital heart disease in the adult. In J. Heart Lung Transplant
  • Pigula,F,A; Gandhi,S,K; Ristich,J; Stukus,D; McCurry,K; Webber,A; Keenan,R; Griffith,B,P; Kormos,R. 2001. Cardiopulmonary transplantation for congenital heart disease in the adult.  JOURNAL OF HEART AND LUNG TRANSPLANTATION. Vol. 20, no. 3. (March): 297-303.
  • Gammie JS, Stukus DR, Pham SM, Hattler BG, McGrath MF, McCurry KR, Griffith BP, Keenan RJ. 1999. Effect of ischemic time on survival in clinical lung transplantation. In Ann Thoracic Surg
  • Gammie,J,S; Stukus,D,R; Hattler,B,G; McGrath,M,F; McCurry,K,R; Griffith,B,P; Keenan,R,J. 1999. Effect of ischemic time on survival in clinical lung transplantation.  ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY. Vol. 68, no. 6. (December): 2015-2019.
  • Stukus D. Serum Sickness. In Succinct Pediatrics. Edited by Feld L, Mahan J.
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