Kelly Simpson, MD

Kelly H. Simpson, MD

Allergy and Asthma
Allergy and Asthma Pediatric Care
4.8of 5 | (499) | View Reviews
About our provider ratings

Accepting new patients Available at Multiple Locations Ages seen: 0 - 99 Joined ARC: 2009

About Kelly H. Simpson, MD

  • Dr. Simpson loves living in Austin. As a graduate of The University of Texas, she enjoys attending football and basketball games to cheer on the Horns. In her free time, Dr. Simpson enjoys running and listening to music.

As an allergist, I gain great satisfaction from improving the quality of life for my patients.

Services

Allergy Drops and Shots

Allergy Drops and Shots

Allergy shots or drops can provide relief for your allergy symptoms. Both are effective and safe allergy immunotherapy treatments for seasonal allergies.

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Allergy History & Consultation

Allergy History & Consultation

At ARC, our Allergy and Asthma physicians diagnose and treat allergies; including pollen, mold, bee venom, pet dander, food, and notably in Austin, cedar; and asthma, which can be caused by allergies or by other triggers, such as exercise.

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Allergy Testing

Allergy Testing

Allergy tests will help you and your healthcare provider or allergist know what substances cause your allergy symptoms. 

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Anti-IgE Therapy

Anti-IgE Therapy

Anti-IgE is a form of treatment for allergic conditions that has been approved for the treatment of moderate to severe persistent asthma and chronic idiopathic urticaria (hives with an unknown cause).

Biologic Therapy

Biologic Therapy

Biologic therapy treatment uses substances made from living organisms to treat disease. Substances may occur naturally in the body or may be made in the laboratory.

Food and Drug Challenges

Food and Drug Challenges

Food and drug challenges are done to help you identify an allergy to a specific food/drug and the amount of that food/drug it may take to cause an allergic reaction.

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Lung Function Testing

Lung Function Testing

Lung function tests show how well the lungs are working. The tests measure lung volume, capacity, rates of flow, and gas exchange.

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Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Locations & Hours

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Allergy and Immunology
    Board Certified in Pediatric Medicine
  • Medical School
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 2003
  • Fellowship
    Allergy and Immunology Fellowship Program at The University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 2009
  • Residency
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, 2006
  • Education
    B.S. in Finance, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, 1999
  • Professional Positions
    • Chief, ARC Allergy & Asthma Department
    • Member, American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology
    • Member, American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
    • Member, Austin Regional Clinic Executive Board
  • Awards & Honors
    • Austin Monthly Magazine Top Pediatric Specialists 2022
    • Austin’s Top Doctors, Austin Monthly, 20212022, 2024
    • Dr. Simpson has been published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
    • Published article, “Ketotifen use in a patient with fire ant hypersensitivity and mast cell activation syndrome,” Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, June 2015
    • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, 2013, 2015, 2019, 20202021, 2022, 2023 

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on "Did the healthcare provider or doctor provide the care you expected?"

4.8out of 5
  • June 20, 2024

    Dr. Simpson is one of my favorite medical providers. She is efficient, caring and always in an upbeat mood.

  • June 20, 2024

    Love Dr Simpson! Such a caring and understanding doctor who takes the time to listen to her patients. Thank you!

  • June 19, 2024

    Dr. Simpson took the time and was very thoughtful in explaining everything to me. It put me at ease and gave me a feeling that I am in good hands. Thank you,, Dr. Simpson

  • June 18, 2024

    Dr. Kelly Simpson is very thorough in explaining all the steps I needed to take in order to improve my condition. She also communicated with my ENT and Pulmonologist about our visit. She’s awesome!

  • June 16, 2024

    Everything was extremely easy . However, I went at lunch time so the clinic wasn’t full. I was very impressed that there was even a skeleton staff

  • June 12, 2024

    The office’s waiting time was satisfactory.

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