Debora Ortega-Carr, M.D. was born in Port Clinton, Ohio. She received her BS degree from Stanford University and MD degree from The Ohio State University. She received her training in Internal Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan where she practiced for one year as a general internist. She received her Allergy and Immunology training at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She is a clinical instructor at Ohio State University College of Medicine. She joined Midwest Allergy in 1994 and has a special interest in the management of asthma.