Richard W. Weber
Department of Medicine
Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
  • 5280 Top Doctors 2016
  • Recognized as a 5280 Top Doctor
  • America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd.
  • Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc.
  • Best Doctors in America® 2015 — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
  • Special Interests

    Clinical Interests

    Optimal asthma management, upper airway diseases, such as rhinitis and sinusitis, and management and evaluation of urticaria. Aerobiology, and the relationships between aeroallergens is an area of major interest, with numerous articles written in this field.


    Brooke Army Medical Center (San Antonio, TX), Flexible (Rotating) Internship
    University of Wisconsin (Madison, WI), MD
    University of Wisconsin (Madison, WI), BS
    Tripler Army Medical Center (Honolulu, HI), Internal Medicine (Chief Resident 1975-76)
    Fitzsimons Army Medical Center (Aurora, CO), Allergy/Clinical Immunology

    Awards & Recognition

    2014: Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc.
    1981: Army Commendation Medal w/ Second Oaf Leaf Cluster
    1978: Hugh Mahon Rrch Comp Award
    1976: Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster
    1975: Tripler Teaching Resident Award
    1973: Army Commendation Medal
    1968: University of Wisconsin Med School Founders' Day Award

    Board Certification

    2001: (Recertification): American Board of Allergy & Immunology
    1993: (Recertification): American Board of Allergy & Immunology
    1987: (Recertification): American Board of Allergy & Immunology
    1979: American Board of Allergy & Immunology
    1976: American Board of Internal Medicine
    1972-1993 and 1999-Present: Texas Medical License
    1989-1993: Michigan Medical License
    1984-1989 and 1992-Present: Colorado Medical License

    Professional Memberships

    1993-Present: American Association of Certified Allergists (AACA) 
    1975-Present: Association of Military Allergists
    1999-2001: ACAAI Executive Committee
    1998-2001: ACAAI Board of Regents
    1994-1998 and 2001-2002: AACA Board of Governors
    1987-1988: ACAAI Secretary
    1985-1988: Association of Military Allergists, Chairman, Executive Committee
    1985: AAAAI Fellow
    1983: American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) Fellow
    1981: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) Member


    Weber RW: Allergic rhinitis. Primary Care Clin N Amer 2007: (accepted for publication).

    Weber RW: Cross-reactivity of pollen allergens: impact on allergen immunotherapy. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2007;99:203-12.

    Weber RW: Cross-reactivity of pollen allergens: recommendations for immunotherapy vaccines. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 2005;5:563-9.

    Weber RW: Adverse reactions to biologic modifiers. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 2004;4:277-83.

    Katial RK, Lin FL, Stafford WW, Ledoux RA, Westley CR, Weber, RW. Mugwort and sage (Artemisia) pollen cross-reactivity: ELISA inhibition and immunoblot evaluation. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 1997;79:340-6.

    Academic Affiliations

    1997-Present: Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

    Conflicts of Interest

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    Contact Information

    • Office: 877.225.5654



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      1400 Jackson St.
      Denver, CO 80206

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    National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2016
    Dr Weber is wonderful