Author Archives: Dr. Maria Triassi Asper

About Dr. Maria Triassi Asper

Dr. Maria Triassi Asper is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in both pediatrics and allergy and clinical immunology. She is a part-time staff physician in the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at SickKids. She is appointed to the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto as a Lecturer. She completed her medical degree at the University of Toronto and both her paediatric residency and allergy/clinical immunology fellowship at SickKids. In addition to the official credentials described above, Dr. Triassi Asper is a leading allergist in the community and she is often asked to speak at schools and events about food allergies, and has contributed extensively to the development of food allergy education and clinical practices in the province.

Managing Allergies in Children: An Allergist’s Guide

Allergies in children can manifest in various forms, from food allergies to environmental triggers like pollen, dust mites, and animal dander. Recognizing the signs early and identifying the specific allergens is the cornerstone of effective management. Symptoms can range from…