Porus J Dhabhar MD

Porus J Dhabhar MD
Asthma, Allergy/Immunology, Internal Medicine

Currently Accepting New Patients


  • Testing, control and management of all symptoms of all allergies
  • Determination of causes of all types of asthma and management and treatment of the spectrum of asthma
  • Determination of causes and management of all types of Urticaria and Atopic Dermatitis
  • Internal medicine problems

My philosophy is to be very good at what I do and to offer the best possible service to my patients.

Specialty Services Provided

  • Asthma care
  • Urticaria management
  • Eczema treatment
  • Food allergies
  • Stinging insect allergies
  • Irritable Bowel symptoms related to food allergies
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis related to food allergies

Education and Qualifications

Medical School, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
Internship 1976-1977 Jewish Hospital Medical Center of Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
Residency 1977-1978 St. John’s Episcopal, Brooklyn, NY
Fellowship 1978-1981 Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
Board Certified Internal Medicine
Board Certified Allergy and Immunology

Professional Organizations

American Medical Association
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Association of Asthma, Allergy & Immunology

Why I Chose Medicine

I was very ill when I was eleven years old and was hospitalized for more than six months. This is when I chose my profession.

Hobbies and Special Interests

Gardening, Skiing, Bicycling, Chess, Astrophysics, Evolutionary Biology, and 19th Century Us and Indian Postal History

Volunteer Work

Red Cross
American Diabetes Association

Personal Information

I am married with two grown sons.

Appointments available at the following locations:

New Hartford