Convenient Locations In
Gurnee & Libertyville

Allergy Specialists

Our medical team includes two board-certified Allergy/Immunology specialists and a board-certified Physician Assistant, practicing together since 2002. Our practitioners are highly skilled in diagnosing, treating, and managing asthma and a myriad of allergic conditions

Our Medical Team:

Mark Kaplan MD

Mark E. Kaplan, M.D.

Allergist / Immunologist

Dr. Mark E. Kaplan joined Allergy & Asthma Consultants, Ltd. in 1993 and initially worked in Highland Park with his father, Dr. Martin J. Kaplan, who founded the practice in 1978. Dr. Kaplan established offices in Gurnee and Libertyville in the mid 1990s and now practices exclusively at those locations.

Dr. Kaplan was born and raised in the Chicago area and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Grinnell College. He received a Master of Public Health from Northwestern University Medical School and an M.D. from University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School.  He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Northwestern and a fellowship in Pediatric and Adult Allergy/Immunology at Northwestern and Children’s Memorial Hospital.  Dr. Kaplan is board certified in Internal Medicine and board re-certified in Allergy/Immunology in 2013.

 Dr. Kaplan is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.  Dr. Kaplan is on the medical staffs of Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, NorthShore University Health Systems, and Advocate Condell Medical Center.   Chicago Magazine has recognized Dr. Kaplan as a “Top Doctor” in Allergy/Immunology on multiple occasions.

Stacie A. McMurtry, M.D.

Allergist / Immunologist

Dr. Stacie McMurtry received a Bachelor of Arts in Human Biology from Stanford University. She continued her education at the University of Michigan Medical School where she received her Doctorate in Medicine. She completed a residency in Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/University of Pennsylvania and then went on to complete a Pediatric and Adult Allergy/Immunology fellowship at Children’s Memorial and Northwestern’s Hospital.  Dr. McMurtry is board-certified in Pediatrics and Allergy/Immunology and has attained fellowship status in the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Illinois Society of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American Academy of Pediatrics.  She is also a member  of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Dr. McMurtry is on the medical staff at Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, Advocate Condell Medical Center, and NorthShore Health System.  She is also affiliated with Lurie Children’s Hospital.  Dr. McMurtry has been in private practice since 1998 and joined Allergy and Asthma Consultants, Ltd. in 2002. She has a special interest in pediatric asthma and allergic diseases.

 

Sandra Denman, P.A.-C.

Physician Assistant – Certified

Sandra Denman, PA-C, joined Asthma & Allergy Consultants, Ltd. in 2002.  Ms. Denman was born and raised in southeastern Wisconsin and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a pre-health emphasis from University of Wisconsin-Parkside. She then went on to graduate magna cum laude from Midwestern University with a Master of Medical Science degree in Physician Assistant studies.

Ms. Denman is a board certified physician assistant with a special interest in pediatric and adult asthma and allergic rhinitis. She is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American Academy of Physician Assistants.