Our Physicians

All professionals at Allergy and Asthma Consultants of Mid-Michigan maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Ridhu C. Burton M.D.

Dr. Burton graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 1984. She attended medical school in London, Ontario, Canada. She completed her residency training in Internal Medicine and then her combined adult and pediatric fellowship in Allergy and Clinical Immunology at the University of Manitoba, Canada. She joined Dr. Saker and Dr. Flory in 2002. Dr. Burton is a Diplomat of the American Boards of Internal Medicine and Allergy and Immunology. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and a member of the Ingham County Medical Society. Dr. Burton is the current President of the Michigan Allergy and Asthma Society.

 

Ravi R. Polasani M.D.

Dr. Polasani completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio, Texas.
He is board certified in internal medicine. He completed his two year fellowship in allergy and clinical immunology at State University of New York in Buffalo, New York.

He is board certified in allergy and clinical immunology. He is a fellow of the American College of Allergy & Clinical Immunology.

 

James H. Saker M.D.

Dr. Saker is a graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Allergy and Clinical Immunology also at the University of Michigan in 1963. He served as a Captain of the US Army Medical Corps between 1957 and 1960. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and by the American Board of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. He is a Fellow of both the American Academy and American College of Allergy and Asthma and Immunology. In addition, he is a Fellow of American College of Chest Physicians. He is a member and past President of the Michigan Allergy Society and finally a Delegate to the Michigan State Medical Society House of Delegates. He has served as Chief of Staff E.W. Sparrow Hospital and is currently a Clinical Associate Professor Internal Michigan at MSU.

Clyde R. Flory M.D.

Dr. Flory graduated from John Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1959. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency training at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, and went on to complete his Fellowship in Allergy and Clinical Immunology at the same institution, graduating in 1964. He joined Dr. James Saker in Lansing, Michigan in 1964 and practiced until October 2006, when he retired. He was Past President of the Michigan Allergy and Asthma Society and Fellow of the American College of Physicians, Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, and Asthma and Immunology. He is a lifelong member of the Board of Asthma and Allergy Foundation of American, Michigan Chapter.