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Sebastian LIGHVANI, M.D.

Allergy and Immunology

Dr. Sebastian Lighvani has been providing exceptional allergy treatment and care since 2003. He earned his medical degree from King’s College in London, England and completed his residency at the Mayo Clinic. He also completed a Fellowship in allergy and immunology at Johns Hopkins University.

Dr. Lighvani is Board Certified in Allergy and Immunology, as well as Internal Medicine. He’ s been voted one of America’s Top Doctors every year since 2006 and is a recipient of the Compassionate Doctor and Patient’s Choice Awards. Dr. Lighvani serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College and is actively involved in teaching medical students, residents, and fellows in the field of Allergy and Immunology.

Dr. Lighvani is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the New York Allergy Society.


  • Director
    New York Allergy & Asthma PLLC, New York, NY
  • Clinical Assistant Professor
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
  • Attending Physician
    Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Allergy & Immunology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Fellowship Training

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • Internal Medicine Residency
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN


  • Doctor of Medicine, MB BS
    King’s College School of Medicine & Dentistry, London, England

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI)
  • American College of Allergy Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI)
  • New York Allergy Society

Honors and Awards

  • New York Magazine Best Doctors: 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Patient Reviews

“Dr. Lighvani was very meticulous in his understanding what/why I was in his office, and very clear in the methodology he would use. He has a great office space and a lovely staff.” – Karen D.

“Dr. Sebastian Lighvani and staff were all extremely kind, helpful and professional. I would highly recommend. This appointment was extremely important to my health and well being and they made it that much more rewarding answering all my questions and being attentive to my needs. There was little to no wait time, which made for an even more pleasant experience.” – Sara D.

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