This physician is an affiliate of the UCLA Medical Group but is not employed by UCLA.

Education

Fellowship
Allergy & Immunology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2007
Residency
Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2004
Internship
Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2002
Degree
MD, Morehouse School of Medicine, 2001

Medical Board Certifications

Allergy & Immunology
American Board of Allergy and Immunology, 2009

State License

A88034
  • Locations

    1301 20th Street

    (primary location)
    Address
    1301 20th Street, Suite 440
    Santa Monica, California 90404
    Phone
    310-998-0060
    Fax
    310-998-0063
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Allergy & Immunology
    American Board of Allergy and Immunology, 2009

    Education

    Fellowship
    Allergy & Immunology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2007
    Residency
    Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2004
    Internship
    Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2002
    Degree
    MD, Morehouse School of Medicine, 2001
  • Research

    Research Interest

    Asthma, Hereditary Angioedema, Chronic Granulomatous Disease, Allergic Rhinitis, Pain and Inflammation.

    Publications

    1.  Tachdjian R, Keller JJ, Pfeffer M. Infect Dis Ther. 2014 Oct 7 A Bad Case of Good's Syndrome.
    2. Tachdjian R. Complex regional pain syndrome treated with intravenous immunoglobulin in a patient with common variable immune deficiency. Pain Ther. 2013 Dec;2(2):129-34. 
    3. Young G, Tachdjian R, Baumann K, Panopoulos G.Comprehensive management of chronic pain in haemophilia.  Haemophilia. 2014 Mar;20(2):e113-20.
    4. Kuhlen J, Guyer A, Morphew T, Tachdjian R, Banerji A. Assessment of home infusion program for treating nonlaryngeal hereditary angioedema attacks. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2014 May;112(5):471-2
    5. MacGinnitie AJ, Davis-Lorton M, Stolz LE, Tachdjian R. Use of ecallantide in pediatric hereditary angioedema. Pediatrics. 2013 Aug;132(2):e490-7
    6. Tachdjian R, Al Khatib S, Schwinglshackl A, Kim HS, Chen A, Blasioli J, Mathias C, Kim HY, Umetsu DT, Oettgen HC, Chatila TA. In vivo regulation of the allergic response by the IL-4 receptor alpha chain immunoreceptor tyrosine-based inhibitory motif. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2010 Apr 12.
    7. Tachdjian R, Mathias C, Al Khatib S, et al. Pathogenicity of a disease-associated human IL-4 receptor allele in experimental asthma. J. Exp. Med. 2009.
    8. Chang AD, Tachdjian R, Gallagher K, McCurdy DK, Lassman C, Stiehm ER, Yadin O. Type III Mixed Cryoglobulinemia and Antiphospholipid Syndrome in a Patient with Partial DiGeorge Syndrome. Clinical & Developmental Immunology, June-December 2006; 13(2-4):261-264.
    9. Tachdjian R, Tourangeau L,  Schneider JL, Nel A. Urticaria Associated With Necrotic Uterine Leiomyomas Infected With Salmonella. Obstet Gynecol, AUGUST 2010 VOL. 116,(2):1-4.
    10. Bhatara A, Babikian T, Laugeson E, Tachdjian R, Sininger YS. J Autism Dev Disord. 2013 Oct;43(10):2312-28. Impaired timing and frequency discrimination in high-functioning autism spectrum disorders.
    11. Escobar M, Maahs J, Hellman E, Donkin J, Forsyth A, Hroma N, Young G, Valentino LA, Tachdjian R, Cooper DL, Shapiro AD. Haemophilia. 2012 Nov;18(6):971-81. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2516.2012.02894.x. Epub 2012 Jul 9. Multidisciplinary management of patients with haemophilia with inhibitors undergoing surgery in the United States: perspectives and best practices derived from experienced treatment centres.
    12. Phipatanakul W, Cronin B, Wood RA, Eggleston PA, Shih MC, Song L, Tachdjian R, Oettgen HC. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2004 Apr;92(4):420-5. Effect of environmental intervention on mouse allergen levels in homes of inner-city Boston children with asthma.
    13. Vincent JM, Cherry JD, Nauschuetz WF, Lipton A, Ono CM, Costello CN, Sakaguchi LK, Hsue G, Jackson LA, Tachdjian R, Cotter PA, Gornbein JA. Clin Infect Dis. 2000 Mar;30(3):534-9. Prolonged afebrile nonproductive cough illnesses in American soldiers in Korea: a serological search for causation.
    14. Brennan M, Strebel P, George H, Yih WK, Tachdjian R, Lett SM, Cassiday P, Sanden G, Wharton M. J Infect Dis. 2000 Jan;181(1):210-5. Evidence for transmission of pertussis in schools, Massachusetts, 1996: epidemiologic data supported by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis studies.
    15. Güriş D, Strebel PM, Bardenheier B, Brennan M, Tachdjian R, Finch E, Wharton M, Livengood JR. Clin Infect Dis. 1999 Jun;28(6):1230-7. Changing epidemiology of pertussis in the United States: increasing reported incidence among adolescents and adults, 1990-1996.
    16. Guris D, Strebel PM, Tachdjian R, Bardenheier B, Wharton M, Hadler SC. J Infect Dis. 1997 Aug;176(2):456-63. Effectiveness of the pertussis vaccination program as determined by use of the screening method: United States, 1992-1994.
    17. Tachdjian R, Banerji A, Guyer A, Morphew T. Current characteristics associated with hereditary angioedema attacks and treatment: The home infusion based patient experience. Allergy Asthma Proc. 2015 Mar;36(2):151-9.

    Additional publications can be found in PubMed.gov

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