Dr. Valerie Chen Jerdee joined the Allergy and Asthma Medical Group of the Bay Area in 2014. Prior to joining the group, Dr. Jerdee was an allergist at the Menlo Medical Clinic, affiliated with Stanford University Medical Center. Prior to this, she was in private practice in Florida. She is excited to be a part of this wonderful practice in the heart of the East Bay.
Dr. Jerdee completed her training in adult and pediatric Allergy/Immunology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center after completing residency in Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Oklahoma and receiving her MD from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology with honors at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Jerdee is board-certified in Allergy and Immunology and is a diplomate of the American Board of Allergy and Immunology. She is also board-certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI) and the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (ACAAI) and is a member of the American Medical Association (AMA) and the Joint Council of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (JCAAI) as well. Dr. Jerdee has been named in the America’s Guide to Top Physicians for several years in a row. She is also fluent in Chinese (Mandarin).
Having developed allergies and asthma herself when she was a child, Dr. Jerdee knows the powerful impact a treatment plan from an allergist can bring and strives to provide the best care possible to her patients. She values the importance of a caring patient-doctor relationship. Now more than ever, new developments in allergy therapy can truly make a difference in the quality of life for allergy and asthma patients.
When not practicing allergy, Dr. Jerdee enjoys spending time with her husband and young son and daughter. She loves trying new cuisines, traveling, and enjoying the beautiful California weather.
Dr. Jerdee see’s patients in our Brentwood Office.