Allergy Providers

Sergei Belenky, M.D., Ph.D.

Education

Undergraduate: Moscow Semashko
Medical School: Botkin Memorial Hospital
Pediatric Training: Fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Specialty

Specialty Health Services – Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

Additional Information

In addition to his role at AHN Pediatrics -Pediatric Alliance, Dr. Belenky is a clinical assistant professor of medicine for the Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology at the University of Pittsburgh. He has authored over 30 scientific papers in peer-reviewed medical publications and is an active member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology(ACAAI) and American Thoracic Society (ATS).

Ashley Thrower, CRNP

Education

Undergraduate: West Virginia University
Medical School: West Virginia Wesleyan College
Pediatric Training: Fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Additional Information

Ashley Thrower completed her undergraduate degree at West Virginia University and her graduate work at West Virginia Weslyan College. Originally from Saxonburg, PA, Ashley now makes her home in Valencia, PA with her fiancé Chris, two pugs, and one cat. In her spare time, Ashley likes to cook and paint. She also enjoys spending time outdoors camping, kayaking, and playing volleyball.

 

Russell Traister, M.D., Ph.D.

Education

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Specialty

PhD. – Immunology

Additional Information

Dr. Traister attended The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and received his MD and PhD (Immunology) in 2008.  After finishing residency training in internal medicine and fellowship training in allergy and immunology, he worked part-time at UPMC, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, and Pediatric Alliance.  Subsequently he was employed at Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston-Salem, NC. He is an author on over 20 peer-reviewed publications and over 25 abstracts.  He currently resides in Blawnox with his wife and two children.  Moving back to the area allows Dr. Traister to be closer to his extended family, who also reside in Western Pennsylvania.