patient-centered care

Board Certified in Allergy & Immunology, Internal Medicine, & Rheumatology

News //

Clinic Hours Adjusted due to COVID 19

All visits require an appointment. 


Only patients and one support person per patient will be allowed in the clinic.

Mouth and nose coverings are still required for everyone in the clinic.

All patients must complete COVID screening questions prior to appointments via the patient portal or by phone.  

Telehealth visits now being offered!

Please call the office at 210-495-4335 to schedule an appointment.

Office hours are now based on appointment times. Please call the office to schedule an appointment.


For the fifth year in a row, Dr. Bussey-Smith has been named to SuperDoctors® by her peers. Click here to visit Dr. Bussey-Smith's Super Doctors® web page.

Patient-Centered Care //

The Allergy, Asthma, Immunology & Rheumatology (AAiR) Institute provides compassionate, patient-centered care to individuals suffering from allergic, immunologic, and autoimmune related disorders. The AAiR Institute works in concert with patients to achieve therapeutic goals, and stresses the importance of patient education as well as patient involvment in reaching those goals.

Evaluations & Treatments //
  • Asthma

  • Allergic Rhinitis (nasal allergy)

  • Urticaria (hives)

  • Angioedema (swelling)

  • Insect Allergy

  • Drug Allergy

  • Food Allergy

  • Ocular Allergy

  • Anaphylaxis

  • Eczema

  • Immunodeficiency

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Osteopenia

  • Osteoporosis

  • Autoimmune Diseases

Procedures Available //
  • Allergy Skin Testing

  • Pulmonary Function Testing

  • Arthrocentesis (joint fluid removal)

  • Therapeutic joint injections

  • Oral, Sublingual and Subcutaneous (injection) Immunotherapy (allergy treatment procedure)