Anne Maitland, MD, PhD


Mast Cell (USA)


Anne Maitland is an assistant professor in the Department of Allergy & Clinical Immunology, as well as the Department of Otolaryngology, at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She earned her MD and PhD from the Perlman School of Medicine at the  University of Pennsylvania, and completed her internal medicine training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts and her fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, New York. Dr. Maitland is a staff physician at Phelps Memorial Hospital and also maintains a private practice in Eastchester and Tarrytown, New York.

Since 2011, Dr. Maitland has been named one of New York Times’ “Super Doctors ”and one of “America’s Top 21 Women’s Doctors” by in 2009. Dr. Maitland is very active in local societies and the surrounding communities, to increase awareness of immune mediated disorders. She is also involved with research to continually improve the treatments of allergies, asthma and recurrent infections. Her clinical focus includes the diagnosis and treatment of allergic skin disorders, allergic rhinitis (hayfever), drug allergies, food allergies/sensitivities, asthma and recurrent infections. Dr. Maitland has published on the relationship of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome with Mast Cell Activation disorder, and she has partnered with Dr. Xiu-Min Li, a professor at the Icahn School of Medicine, department of  pediatrics, division of Allergy & Clinical Immunology, with the use of Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine in the treatment of allergic disorders, including Mast Cell Activation disorder.