David Riester, MD
Dr. Riester is a Board-certified allergist and immunologist. He sees patients of all ages, evaluating a wide variety of allergic conditions including: asthma and bronchial asthma, nasal polyps, eczema, food allergies, recurrent sinus infections, allergic rhinitis, penicillin allergy, environmental allergies, animal allergies, chronic cough, eosinophilic esophagitis and bee sting allergies.
After receiving a BA from Colgate University, Dr. Riester graduated medical school from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and went on to do his residency in Pediatrics at Rhode Island Hospital (Hasbro Children’s Hospital) at Brown University. Dr. Riester also went on to complete a fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at Duke University Medical Center where as a fellow he presented data on Stem Cell Bone Marrow Transplants in patients with Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Syndrome at the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and immunology.
After completing his fellowship, he was a Clinical Instructor in Medicine in the Allergy Department at Dartmouth University Medical Center. He was formerly a Clinical Instructor in Internal Medicine at Tufts University Medical Center at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center where he regularly taught Residents rotating through the Department of Allergy. He has coauthored research presented at national allergy meetings on Aspirin allergy as well as Stinging insect allergy.
Dr. Riester is a Fellow in the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (FAAAAI) and a Fellow of the American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology (FACAAI) as well as a member of the New England Society of Allergy and Massachusetts Allergy and Asthma Society.
Dr. Riester is accepting new patients of all ages in our Sudbury and Stoneham offices.
Dr. Riester has been awarded with the Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors Award as well as Boston Magazine’s 2022 Top Doctors Award.