Specialty: Allergy & Immunology
Co-Director, Multidisciplinary Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Clinic and Co-Director, Immunohematology Clinic
Areas of Expertise
- Eosinophilic esophagitis
- Food Allergy
- Hives and Angioedema
- Primary immunodeficiencies
- Phoenix Children's Medical Group - Allergy & Immunology
- 1919 E Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016-7710
- (602) 933-4063
- (602) 933-2423
Dr. Cindy Bauer is the founder of the Phoenix Children's Hospital Allergy and Immunology Clinic. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Allergy and Immunology as well as the Allergy and Immunology Resident Rotation Director at Phoenix Children's Hospital. Her areas of interest include food allergy, eosinophilic esophagitis, asthma, allergic/atopic diseases, and immunodeficiencies. She has authored multiple peer reviewed papers/abstracts and has a strong passion for teaching and research.
In the community, Dr. Bauer is involved with the American Lung Association's Camp-Not-A-Wheeze, Arizona Food Allergy Alliance, Arizona Allergy and Asthma Society, and the Arizona Asthma Coalition. Dr. Bauer is committed to providing excellent and compassionate patient care in the field of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. She offers the most up-to-date diagnostic and treatment options, and she strives to partner with a child's other care providers to identify and treat allergic/immunologic conditions.
Outside of work, Dr. Bauer is married and has 2 children. She enjoys spending time with her family and therefore often visits her hometown in Wisconsin.
Education & TrainingBack to Top
- Medical School / Education:
- Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
- Aurora Health Care (St. Luke's Medical Center), Milwaukee, WI
- Aurora Health Care (Sinai and St. Luke's Medical Center), Milwaukee, WI
- (Allergy and Clinical Immunology) Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Questions & AnswersBack to Top
Dr. Bauer was one of the first doctors to participate in our Phoenix Children's Facebook Live series. In this 30-minute live video interview, Dr. Bauer gives lots of useful information about food allergies and answers questions from viewers.
ResearchBack to Top
- Research / Special Interests:
- Asthma, Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), Anaphylaxis, Medical Education, Allergen Immunotherapy, Eczema, Food Allergy
Select PublicationsBack to Top
Bauer C and Rank M. Comparative Efficacy and Safety of Subcutaneous versus Sublingual Immunotherapy. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 2014; 134(3):765.
Bauer C and Halbrich M. Chapter 2: Cells Involved in Immune Responses. ACAAI Review for the Allergy and Immunology Boards-Second Edition. 2013 by American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.
Bauer C. Chapter 3: Specific Immune Responses. ACAAI Review for the Allergy and Immunology Boards-Second Edition. 2013 by American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology.
Bauer C, Kampitak T, Messieh M, Kelly K, Vadas P. Heterogeneity in Presentation and Treatment of Catamenial Anaphylaxis. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology 2013;111(2):107-11. Doi:10.1016/j.anai.2013.06.001.
Bauer C, Vadas P, Kelly K. Methylene Blue for Refractory Anaphylaxis-Is it a Magic Bullet?: The Authors' Response. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013;31(7):1140-1141.
Bauer C, Chiu A, Zafra H, Gimenez L, Nugent M, Simpson P, Vasudev M. The Value of an Allergy/Immunology Rotation in an Academic Tertiary Medical Center. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology 2013;110(6):468-469.
Bauer C, Vadas P, Kelly K. Methylene Blue for the Treatment of Refractory Anaphylaxis without Hypotension. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013;31(1):264.e3-5.
Bauer C, Buelow B, Chase N, Gonzaga K, Kelly B, Locke B, Sigua J, and Tam J. Molecular Mechanisms of Mucocutaneous Immunity against Candida and Staphylococcus species---Continuing Medical Education Examination. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2012;130(5):1028-1029.
Accetta D, Bauer C, Chase N, Gonzaga K, Shakir E, and Tam J. Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases Associated with Increased Susceptibility to Viral Infections and Malignancies--Continuing Medical Education Examination. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2011;127(6):1342-1343.
Salm (Bauer) C, St. Clair N, Samyn M, Lustig J. Cardiac Manifestations from Non-FIP1L1-PDGFRa-Associated Hypereosinophilic Syndrome in a 13-Year Old African American Boy. Journal of Allergy 2009;2009:Article ID 804910.
Maronn M, Salm (Bauer) C, Lyon V, Galbraith S. One-Year Experience with Candida Antigen Immunotherapy for Warts and Molluscum. Pediatric Dermatology 2008;25(2):189-192.
In the NewsBack to Top
"Coping with Spring Allergies." North Phoenix Family. http://northphoenixfamily.com/coping-with-spring-allergies/. April 2016.
"Nothing to Sneeze At." The Arizona Republic, Living Well AZ. http://issuu.com/rmcp/docs/ livingwell_april_2015?e=4031137/12102409. April 2015
Pediatric sinus irrigation. http://www.neilmed.com/neilmedblog/2015/01/pediatric/
"Food Allergies on the Rise.- The Arizona Republic. http://issuu.com/rmcp/docs/ livingwell _june_2014?e=4031137/8072341 June 2014. "
"Surprising Triggers for an Anaphylaxis Attack." Lifescript.com. http://www.lifescript.com/health/ centers/anaphylaxis/articles/surprising_triggers_for_ an_anaphylaxis_attack.aspx. August 6, 2013.
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) "Why A/I?" Contest. http://aaaai.execinc.com/videos/Why-AI-Videos.asp. March 2013.
Academic AffiliationsBack to Top
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Child Health, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE