Allergy-Immunology Specialist Dr. Robert Hylander Joins Samaritan Healthcare

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MOSES LAKE – Samaritan Healthcare is pleased to announce that Robert Hylander, MD, an allergy-immunology specialist for adults and children, is joining Samaritan. Establishing an Allergy & Immunology department with Dr. Hylander reveals Samaritan’s ongoing dedication to keeping patient care close to home.

Dr. Hylander has extensive experience in helping patients with allergy, asthma, or immunology concerns. Prior to joining Samaritan’s team of doctors and providers, Dr. Hylander had enjoyed providing allergy-immunology care in private practice in the Moses Lake area for 30 years. Now his state-of-the-art care is available at Samaritan.

“I was led to specialize in allergies-immunology due to the struggles I had with severe allergies as a child,” said Dr. Hylander. “I appreciated the difference that receiving good care made in my daily life. My focus in providing care is to help patients feel comfortable, to listen to their concerns, and to find a solution. Whether their conditions are simple or highly complex, I won’t rest until I find the best solution for each patient.”

Dr Hylander is a graduate of The George Washington University with degrees in zoology and environmental sciences. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. Dr Hylander then began a 15 year service in the US Air Force. He performed his residency training at David Grant USAF Medical Center at Travis AFB, Fairfield, CA. He completed his Fellowship in Allergy-Clinical Immunology at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland AFB, in San Antonio, TX.

Dr. Hylander is board certified and re-certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology. His long-standing memberships include the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology; American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology; and Washington State Medical Association.

As Dr. Hylander provides care for those with allergy or immunology concerns, aiming high has been the goal throughout his career and drives his passion and dedication in helping patients of all ages.

Talk to your primary care provider about a referral with Dr. Robert Hylander or schedule an appointment with a provider at Samaritan: (509) 793-9770.

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