Meet Edward W. Hein, MD

Edward W. Hein, MDDr. Hein was born and raised in Northern Michigan. He received a Bachelor of Science degree (1969) and a medical degree (1974) from the University of Michigan. He completed a pediatric residency (1974-1979) and the allergy and immunology Fellowship (1974-1979) at the Children's Hospital National Medical Center in Washington, DC. He has held positions as Associated Emergency Room Director, Children's Hospital National Medical Center (1979-1980) and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine (1979-1980); head section pediatric allergy, Cleveland Clinic Foundation (1980-1985); Chief, Section of Allergy, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1985-1992) and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Temple University School of Medicine (1985-1992).

Since 1992, Dr. Hein has had a private allergy practice in Reading, Pennsylvania. During Dr. Hein's academic tenure he has conducted several clinical research projects on asthma treatment and asthma medications. He has had several publications in the allergy and asthma areas. Dr. Hein has been president of the Philadelphia Allergy Society (1990-1992) and The Pennsylvania Allergy and Asthma Association (2000-2001). He is an active member of the Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology as well as the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Dr Hein is a board-certified allergist providing care for infants, children, adults, and seniors.