Boise Asthma and Allergy Doctors | Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Nampa, Caldwell

Meet Our Providers

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Our team of board-certified physicians and medical professionals are experts in the field of allergy, asthma and immunology. Our doctors and physician assistant have backgrounds in Pediatrics and Internal Medicine. We are a small independent practice consisting of two medical doctors, Neetu Talreja, M.D. and Charles “Chip” N. Webb, M.D. & two locally trained, advanced practice providers, Brianne Ayers PA-C and Lori Pirnie, PA-C. Our practice has five clinics located in Boise, Meridian, Nampa, Eagle and Caldwell. We are committed to caring for patients in Treasure Valley and beyond.

Our mission is to provide personalized, compassionate care for you and your family’s allergy, asthma and immunology conditions. We manage all allergy conditions including seasonal and pet dander allergic troubles to life-threatening food and insect allergies. We also work with asthmatics to maintain optimal control, preserve lung function and reduce hospitalization and emergency room visits. With our advanced training in immunology, if you suffer from frequent infections we can help determine why and keep you healthy!

We pride ourselves on helping our patients get outdoors and enjoy the surrounding beauty of the Treasure Valley by managing their allergy and asthma needs. We are happy to call Idaho home and offer specialized asthma, allergy and immunology care in Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Nampa and Caldwell.

Medical Providers

  • Neetu Talreja, M.D.
  • Charles "Chip" N. Webb, M.D
  • Brianne Ayers, PA-C
  • Lori Pirnie , PA-C

Neetu Talreja, M.D. (Dr. T) has a great love of people and is conscientious in her efforts to deliver highest quality care to her patients. Her overall philosophy of medicine is one of communication and alliance with her patients to find solutions to their allergic, asthmatic, and immunologic conditions. She has found in her training and practice that what is most important is taking the time to listen to her patients and to educate them about their conditions and the treatment options that exist.

She is extremely excited about moving to Boise and joining The Allergy group. Born in India, she attended medical school at the Kasturba Medical College in Manipal, India, and completed residency training in Internal Medicine at the West Penn Allegheny health systems at Pittsburgh, PA. Additionally, she spent a number of years involved in scientific research at both The University of Michigan and Wayne State University in MI prior to her allergy fellowship. Her specialty training in Allergy/Immunology was fulfilled at the University of South Florida in Tampa.

Dr. Talreja is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Allergy and Immunology. She is also a Fellow of The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI). She has presented at national, as well as international scientific conferences, and have several publications in the most renowned journals in the field of allergy and immunology. Dr. Talreja recently authored a chapter in the book “Asthma: Diagnosis, Comorbidities and Differential Diagnosis” edited by Dr. Richard F. Lockey. She holds an Affiliate Assistant Professor Title with University of South Florida for her continued academic work with them.

What she enjoys most about Allergy/Immunology is the opportunity to treat the entire age spectrum from small children to the elderly and the chance to significantly improve the lives of her patients with a cooperative, patient-based approach.

  • Pepper AN, Talreja N, Cowan GM, Glaum MC, Lockey RF. Lymphopenia induced by etanercept. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2014 Mar;112(3):262-3. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2013.12.019. Epub 2014 Jan 14. PubMed PMID: 24565596.
  • Talreja N, Butt A, Valle RL, Fox RW, Lockey RF. Successful desensitization to agalsidase beta after anaphylaxis. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2014 Jan;112(1):71-2. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2013.11.001. PubMed PMID: 24331397.
  • Lockey RF, Talreja N, Ledford DK. Asthma diagnosis and treatment - 1018. Effect of inhaled corticosteroids with long-acting beta2 agonists vs. inhaled corticosteroids alone on asthma control in children: results from national asthma survey. World Allergy Organ J. 2013 Apr 23;6 Suppl 1:P18. doi: 10.1186/1939-4551-6-S1-P18. Epub 2013 Apr 23. PubMed PMID: 23819646; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3643236.
  • Talreja N, Soubani AO, Sherwin RL, Baptist AP. Modifiable factors associated with severe asthma exacerbations in urban patients. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2012 Aug;109(2):128-32. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2012.06.010. Epub 2012 Jun 22. PubMed PMID: 22840254.
  • Talreja N, Baptist AP. Effect of age on asthma control: results from the National Asthma Survey. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2011 Jan;106(1):24-9. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2010.10.017. PubMed PMID: 21195941.
  • Talreja N, Lockey RF. Case of recurrent exophthalmos: angioedema versus idiopathic orbital pseudotumor. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2013 Sep-Oct;1(5):518-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2013.05.013. Epub 2013 Jul 24. PubMed PMID: 24565625.
  • Gupta AK, Meisner D, Talreja N, Smith R, Swerdlow SH. Classical nodular sclerosis Hodgkin lymphoma presenting with central nervous system disease. South Med J. 2007 May;100(5):549-50. PubMed PMID: 17534105.
  • Baptist AP, Talreja N, Clark NM. Asthma education for older adults: results from the National Asthma Survey. J Asthma. 2011 Mar;48(2):133-8. doi: 10.3109/02770903.2010.535880. Epub 2010 Dec 6. PubMed PMID: 21128881.

Originally from Idaho, Dr. Charles “Chip” Webb is very excited to be joining The Allergy Group to continue his career and deliver high quality patient care in the specialty of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. He has an extensive amount of experience practicing as a board-certified Allergist and Immunologist for all age groups but also is board-certified through the American Academy of Pediatrics and is specialized in caring for children with allergic, asthmatic and immunologic conditions.

Dr. Webb is an alumni from BYU Provo and graduated with honors. He then continued his studies through UC Davis at the David Grant Medical Center on Travis AFB to complete his Pediatric residency. He then pursued his fellowship in Allergy at the Wilford Hall Medical Center on Lackland AFB in San Antonio, TX.

Dr. Webb has graciously provided his skills and services to the Airforce and further pursued studies in Aerospace Medicine at Brooks AFB and was a distinguished graduate. He has been deployed multiple times all over the world and personally led a 15 member humanitarian effort in the country of Belize. He has been awarded the USAF Commendation Medal: Meritorious Services Award and has become a Clinical Consultant for the Europe and U.S. Airforce Surgeon General.

He has previously worked locally on the Mountain Home AFB as Flight Surgeon and Chief of Medical Staff. He has also practiced for over 12 years in the Allergy and Immunology Specialty for the US AFB in Colorado, the RAF (Royal Air Force) in England and the Lackland AFB in Texas. He has recently published work in the Annals of Allergy, the official journal for the College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, and has presented for the Department of Allergy and Immunology at Wilford Hall Medical Center. We are very happy and fortunate to announce that Dr. Chip Webb is joining The Allergy Group!

Brianne Ayers completed her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Idaho State University, Meridian campus. She was President of her class and helped provide free health care and medical supplies to the community of the Treasure Valley. She is originally from Colorado and graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree in biomedical sciences from Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO.

She has a variety of health care experience including working at Saint Alphonsus Medical Center as a nurse assistant before PA school. She also spent a year on the Island of Trinidad and Tobago volunteering for the International Federation of the Red Cross teaching first aid and working to improve the health and safety of the local community.

Once she moved to Boise, she and her husband immediately wanted to stay and develop a life here together. When she is not in clinic, she is most likely camping in the backcountry with her husband and her golden retriever. They enjoy hiking the hills, hunting for antlers, fly-fishing, mountain biking and snowboarding. She also loves spending time at her home with her chickens and honey bees. She and her husband find joy in canning food fresh from the garden and harvesting game meat, mushrooms and berries from the forest. They find value is supporting the local community and farms. She also loves to visit her family and friends who live in Colorado, especially her niece and nephew, Judson and Charlotte.

She is very passionate about providing medical services as a PA and is excited for the opportunity to work with patients in the Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Specialty. She loves this field because she can help her patient’s breath better, love their pets and enjoy the great outdoors!

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Lori Pirnie completed her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Idaho State University. She is originally from Nampa, Idaho and graduated with her Bachelor of Science Degree in biology and history from the College of Idaho.

Prior to starting with The Allergy Group, she worked in urgent care in Fruitland, Idaho. She enjoyed the challenge of a semi-rural environment and working with a patients of various backgrounds and experiences.

When not in clinic, Lori enjoys spending time with her family and friends, gardening, and taking walks on the greenbelt with her dog.

Lori is excited to have joined The Allergy Group and looks forward to helping patients overcome allergy limitations so they can live life to the fullest!


  • Rachel
  • Amber
  • Frankie
  • Tawni
  • Nancy

Rachel De La Cruz is a Nationally Certified Medical Assistant born and partially raised in Nampa, ID. She spent her early childhood/teenage years in Glendale, AZ. Rachel has always had felt a strong desire to help others and make a difference, a few years later in life she found herself attending Stevens-Henager College for the medical specialties program. 3 months after graduation in late August of 2018, she began her new career in the medical field at The Allergy Group. Being a student to life, Rachel has plans to continue her education. On her off days she enjoys time with family, listening and singing along to music, as well as writing and drawing.

Amber is a registered medical assistant at The Allergy Group. Her medical background includes infectious disease and family practice. She has almost 10 years of experience working in the medical field. Amber loves patient care and is excited to work in allergy and asthma. Outside of working, she enjoys spending time outdoors and with her family, her two kids and her dogs.

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Administrative Staff

  • Joy
  • Leslie
  • Kimmie
  • Sarah
  • Lori
  • Rebecca

Joy is The Allergy Group Office Manager. I have worked in the Medical billing and coding industry for 20 years. I am an active CPC credentialed member of the AAPC. I am blessed to live in the beautiful state of Idaho and have lived in Idaho for over 40 years. I enjoy spending time outdoors, gardening, animals and spending time with my family and friends.

I am originally from Tennessee but I relocated to Boise from Florida in 2001 and this is now home. I have worked in the medical billing and insurance industry for 20 years. I have family practice, infectious disease, nephrology and cardiology experience and I am excited to learn about allergy and immunology. With my new position at TAG, I look forward to meeting our patients and helping with any insurance needs that may arise.

Kimmie started with The Allergy Group in 2018. She hails from the small town of Emmett, ID. She comes to us with a plethora of customer service skills. She is excited to start a new chapter of her life in the medical profession.

Joined the TAG team March 2018, comes from Pediatric office in Colorado. Moved with family to Boise from Colorado to escape the big city for the smaller town life. Hobbies are watching baseball, football, and living the soccer mom life.

Lori received her CPC (Certified Professional Coder) in 2001 and CPB (Certified Professional Biller) in 2013. After many years of working as an Insurance and Billing Coordinator for several Orthopedic clinics. Lori started at The Allergy Group in July of 2018. Lori is excited to learn the allergy billing and assist patients with their accounts. Lori enjoys sharing her Medical Coding and Billing knowledge by teaching. In her spare time she enjoys walks in the foothills with her dog, gardening, and trying new cooking recipes.

I have lived in Boise my whole life, I graudated from Borah High School. My hobbies include reading, writing and watching movies. I love anything horror, I am currently reading It by Stephen King.

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