Laura M. Gober, MD

Locations: Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Brandywine Valley; Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH


    University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD


    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center, Baltimore, MD

    Board Certification


  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Rothenberg ME, Spergel JM, Sherrill JD, Annaiah K, Martin LJ, Cianferoni A, Gober L, Kim C, Glessner J, Frackelton E, Thomas K, Blanchard C, Liacouras C, Verma R, Aceves S, Collins MH, Brown-Whitehorn T, Putnam PE, Franciosi JP, Chiavacci RM, Grant SF, Abonia JP, Sleiman PM, Hakonarson H. Common variants at 5q22 associate with pediatric eosinophilic esophagitis. Nat Genet. 2010 Apr;42(4):289-91. Epub 2010 Mar 7. Read the abstract



    Paltiel M, Gober LM, Deng A, Mikdashi J, Alexeeva I, Saini SS, Gaspari AA. Immediate type I hypersensitivity response implicated in worsening injection site reactions to adalimumab. Arch Dermatol. 2008 Sep;144(9):1190-4. Read the abstract


    Baker R, Vasagar K, Ohameje N, Gober L, Chen SC, Sterba PM, Saini SS. Basophil histamine release activity and disease severity in chronic idiopathic urticaria. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2008 Mar;100(3):244-9. Read the abstract

    Eckman JA, Hamilton RG, Gober LM, Sterba PM, Saini SS. Basophil phenotypes in chronic idiopathic urticaria in relation to disease activity and autoantibodies. J Invest Dermatol. 2008 Aug;128(8):1956-63. Epub 2008 Mar 20. Erratum in: J Invest Dermatol. 2009 Jun;129(6):1590. Read the article


    Gober LM, Eckman JA, Sterba PM, Vasagar K, Schroeder JT, Golden DB, Saini SS. Expression of activation markers on basophils in a controlled model of anaphylaxis. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 May;119(5):1181-8. Epub 2007 Mar 1. Read the abstract


    Vonakis BM, Vasagar K, Gibbons SP Jr, Gober L, Sterba PM, Chang H, Saini SS. Basophil FcepsilonRI histamine release parallels expression of Src-homology 2-containing inositol phosphatases in chronic idiopathic urticaria. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Feb;119(2):441-8. Epub 2006 Nov 27. Read the abstract