Dr. Michele Kemp was born and raised in St. Louis. After graduating from Villa Duchesne, she attended Washington University in St. Louis, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. She was awarded a scholarship (the Mr. and Mrs. Spencer T. Olin Fellowship for Women) for the study of medicine at Washington University School of Medicine. After finishing medical school, Dr. Kemp completed an Internship and Residency in Pediatrics at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She continued her training in Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology at Children’s Hospital/Barnes Hospital and Washington University. In 1987, Dr. Kemp started Allergy and Asthma Care of St. Louis in the current Chesterfield location. She was joined by Dr. Goodman in 1993, and Dr. Park in 2008. In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Kemp currently teaches at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in the Allergy/Pulmonary Clinic. She is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine.
Dr. Gary Goodman graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School in 1981. He completed an internship and residency in Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin Hospital in 1984 and became certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in 1986. After practicing general pediatrics from 1984-1991, where he was a clinical faculty member at the University of Michigan Medical School, he continued his training in Allergy and Immunology at the St. Louis University School of Medicine. He completed his fellowship and became board certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology in 1993. He is Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Washington University School of Medicine, where he is actively involved in the training of Allergy and Immunology Fellows. He volunteers his time maintaining an allergy practice at “CHIPS” (Community Health in Partnership Services), where he serves uninsured patients. He serves as an outside medical consultant for the Arizona Board of Medicine. He is married and the father of two boys that he adores. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, reading, lifelong learning, hiking, golf, and caring for his bees.
Dr. Stephanie Park was born and raised in St. Louis and Waterloo, IL. She graduated from Yale University with a degree in the History of Science and Medicine. Her studies then took her south to Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN. After eight years “abroad,” the lure of home finally was too strong to ignore. Dr. Park completed her residency and fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital. She joined the illustrious team at Allergy and Asthma Care of St. Louis in 2008. Dr. Park also is a Clinical Instructor of Medicine at Washington University. When not trying to put Kleenex out of business, Dr. Park enjoys spending time with her family, running, reading and eating a good meal.
Dr. Douglas Berson joined Allergy and Asthma Care of St. Louis in February of 2015 after over 20 years of solo practice, treating adult and pediatric patients with allergic and immunologic conditions. He is board certified in Allergy and Immunology and in Internal Medicine and received his subspecialty training at Washington University School of Medicine where he maintains an active presence on the Clinical Faculty. Dr. Berson enjoys diagnosing and treating a wide variety of allergic disorders ranging from urticaria, anaphylaxis and food allergies to chronic sinusitis, asthma and cough. He has extensive experience in the management of immune deficiencies and complex drug allergies. Dr. Berson will be seeing patients at our Ladue and Chesterfield locations, as well as in O’Fallon, MO and in Waterloo, IL. For more information, please refer to this website.