Dr. Julie Kuriakose is a distinguished physician and educator. She is dual board certified in Allergy and Immunology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Kuriakose has notable expertise in nasal and ocular allergies, sinusitis, asthma, and anaphylaxis. In addition, she has extensive experience in evaluating food and medication allergies, cosmetic allergies, diseases of the skin, insect sting reactions and latex allergy.
Not only committed to the practice of allergy and immunology, Dr. Kuriakose is also devoted to academic research and teaching. Dr. Kuriakose is the author of several articles and abstracts, which are published in prestigious, peer-reviewed scientific journals. Dr. Kuriakose has delivered local and national presentations on various topics within the field of allergy, asthma, and immunology. Also, she performed extensive clinical and laboratory research in environmental allergies, asthma and air pollution.
Dr. Kuriakose is a faculty member at New York Presbyterian/Cornell Weill and a Clinical Instructor in Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons/New York Presbyterian. She plays an integral role in cultivating the Allergy and Immunology fellowship training program and in medical student, resident, and fellow education.
Nationally, Dr. Kuriakose is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI), and the American Medical Association. Dr. Kuriakose is a leader in the field of allergy and immunology. She is the President of the New York Allergy and Asthma Society for 2017 and she has served as a member of the Women’s Health Committee for the ACAAI.
Dr. Kuriakose strives to provide evidence based, thoughtful, personalized care that best serves the needs of her patients. She performs allergen skin testing, lung function testing, nasal endoscopy and allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots).