Robert McDermott, MD
In 2008 Dr. McDermott and his family moved to Glenwood Springs to start an allergy practice to serve the needs of the local community. He opened the doors to Allergy, Asthma and Immunology of the Rockies, P.C. in June. Dr. McDermott is certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology.
Dr. McDermott received his Bachelor’s Degree from Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Colorado in Denver where he also completed his residency in Internal Medicine. Following his residency, he completed his fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and National Jewish Medical and Research Center.
Dr. McDermott has lived in the Roaring Fork Valley for the last 6 years. He and his family feel very fortunate to have the opportunity to live in such an inspiring outdoor environment and to raise children in a truly unique place. He enjoys the outdoors with skiing fishing and hiking as common activities he participates in to relax and unwind.
Dr. McDermott is a Colorado native who is honored to serve the Roaring Fork and Eagle Valley communities. He believes in treating each individual and his or her family by encompassing all aspects of life that may be contributing to their illnesses with the most up to date information and treatment strategies.
Dr. Mcdermott is proud to be a member of the following professional organizations:
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
American College of Allergy and Immunology
Colorado Medical Society
Mt. Sopris Medical Society
Joint Council of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Aspen Chamber Resort Association
Basalt Chamber of Commerce
Regan Pyle, DO
I have had allergies and asthma since childhood, so I can really empathize with my patients about the impact allergic conditions have on quality of life. I use a “whole patient” approach when caring for my patients because I understand that there is often more to illness than just organic disease. As my patients and I work together, my goal is to provide compassionate, high-quality care by listening to their concerns and involving them in their healthcare to ultimately improve their quality of life.
I grew up in Colorado as a child and have spent nearly every summer in Colorado as an adult. It is a dream come true to practice allergy and raise my family in the mountains! In my free time I enjoy music, cooking, and being with my family.
I’m absolutely thrilled to be part of the AAIR team as we work together to provide the best possible care for our patients and their families!
Fellowship: Allergy and Immunology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Residency: Internal Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Internship: University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Medical Degree: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO
American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology
American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology
Joint Council of Allergy Asthma and Immunology
Clinical Immunology Society
American Association of Immunologists
American Osteopathic Association
American Medical Association
American College of Physicians
Instructor: Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Allergy/Immunology, St. Louis University St Louis, MO.
Laura Bond, Physician Assistant
Laura Bond is a certified Physician Assistant and started with Allergy, Asthma & Immunology of the Rockies, P.C. in August of 2012. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics and Biology at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. She then went on to earn her Masters of Health Science Degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is a certified Asthma Educator and is certified by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants.
In her spare time, Laura enjoys cooking, baking, hiking, biking and skiing. She and her husband live in Carbondale and look forward to raising their family in the Roaring Fork Valley.
Ken Baird, Physician Assistant
Ken Baird brings a variety of life experience to his position as Physician Assistant at AAIR. After graduating from the University of Utah in Psychology he had the great opportunity to work with troubled youth in the Boulder Mountain / Capitol Reef area of Central Utah. What a growing experience, and as a life changing bonus, it was where he met his wife Debbie Darien Baird – a native of Carbondale. They then spent 5 years in Seattle where Ken worked at Job Corps and then with Microsoft.
Late 1999 brought them to Carbondale to be close to family and the mountains. In 2007, after 7 years with First Resort Software / ResortQuest, Ken returned to school to become a Physician Assistant, attending Salus University in the greater Philadelphia area.
Ken then had the privilege of working in Eastern Pennsylvania in a clinic specializing in Lyme Disease for 2 years before finally getting back to Carbondale and the beauty of the Roaring Fork Valley. He loves spending time with his family, hiking in the desert and taking way too many photographs. He enjoys working with patients to improve their health and their quality of life.
Dr. Robert McDermott, M.D. of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology of the Rockies, P.C. is certified by the Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Allergy and Immunology and has been providing comprehensive care to children and adults in the Roaring Fork and Eagle Valley communities since 2008.
Allergy, Asthma & Immunology of the Rockies, P.C. is a full service allergy clinic which provides the following diagnosis and treatments:
• Allergic Rhinitis and Hay Fever
• Allergy & Sinus disease
• Chronic nasal congestion
• Nasal polyps
• Chronic cough
• Exercise induced asthma
• Food allergies
• Eosinophilic and gastrointestinal disorders
• Insect allergies
• Severe allergic reactions
• Hives and Urticaria
• Allergic skin rashes
• Recurrent infections and immune deficiency
Testing and procedures includes environmental allergy skin testing, allergen immunotherapy or “allergy shots”, rapid desensitization to environmental allergies, pulmonary function testing and asthma testing,, exercise-induced asthma testing, food allergy testing, venom allergy testing, drug allergy testing, drug desensitization, patch skin testing for contact dermatitis and cosmetic allergy. We consist of a knowledgeable and compassionate staff, who pride ourselves on the quality of our service and strive for the highest level of patient satisfaction.
Glenwood Office | Open M / T / TH / F a.m.
120 Midland Avenue, Suite 230
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Basalt Office | Open M / TH
350 Market Street, Suite 200
Basalt, CO 81621
Eagle Valley Medical Center | Open Friday
377 Sylvan Lake Road, Suite 140
Eagle, CO 81631
NEW Avon Office | Open T / W / TH
50 Buck Creek Road, Suite 105
Avon, CO 81620
Aspen Office | Open Friday p.m.
600 East Main Street | Suite 103
Aspen, CO 81611
Office Hours & Appointments
M-F 8:00 am-5:00 pm (MT)
Appointment Line: 970.947.0600
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