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Tacoma: (253) 383-4721
TACOMA, WA 98405
Federal Way: (253) 661-9853
Federal Way Office
34509 9th Ave #305
Federal Way, WA 98003
Look for our new Federal Way location in October

About Us

At PSAAI, we believe that by taking the time to thoroughly evaluate patients and teach them about asthma and other allergic diseases, we lessen the time lost from school or employment and reduce the number of emergency treatments. Most importantly, the individual's quality of life and sense of well-being is improved. Our main location in Tacoma is open Mondays through Thursdays and we have a second location in Federal Way open on Fridays. We accept most insurances, including Aetna, Cigna, First Choice Heath Network, Regence Blue Shield, Tricare, Uniform Medical Plan, United Healthcare, Premera Blue Cross and many more.

Meet our Physicians


Arthur B. Vegh, MD

Dr. Vegh was born in Szombathely, Hungary. He attended the University of Washington for both medical and undergraduate studies. He underwent an internal medicine residency in South Dakota and a pediatric & adult allergy immunology fellowship at the University of Iowa. Dr. Vegh is board certified in allergy and clinical immunology, internal medicine, and diagnostic laboratory immunology. He is a former associate clinical professor in medicine at the University of Washington and has repeatedly been published. He is a Fellow in both the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Dr. Vegh has also served as the president of the Washington State Society of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology for the period of May 2005 through May 2007. He was voted by peers as one of Seattle's top Allergist Immunologists in Seattle Magazine July 2010, July 2011, July 2012, and February 2016.

Board Certifications: American Board of Allergy & Immunology, National Board of Medical Examiners, American Board of Internal Medicine and Diagnostic Labotatory Immunology.

Special Interests: diagnostic laboratory, rush desensitization, hereditary angioedema, severe asthma, medication allergy testing and desensitization, rush immunotherapy, severe asthma, anaphylaxis (dangerous allergic reactions).

Medical Associations: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, And Immunology-American College of Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology-American College of Physicians-American Thoracic Society-Washington Society of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Former Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

Janet E. Weir, MD

Dr. Weir was born and raised in the Chicago area but fell in love with the Pacific Northwest during a family vacation when she was eleven and always wanted to return to live here. She attended college and medical school at Northwestern University in Chicago, after gaining admission to that school's honors program in Medical Education which granted both a BS degree and an MD in 5 1/2 years. She remained at Northwestern for her Internal Medicine residency, then ventured to fellowship in Allergy and Immunology and to Cleveland for a fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine at Case Western Reserve University. She is or has been Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, and Pulmonary. At one time, she was one of only 82 physicians in the US with these 3 certifications. She has previously been Assistant Professor at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, where she was head of the Allergy section. Dr. Weir has been involved in multiple clinical research studies on asthma, allergies, and emphysema and has been a fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAI), American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (ACAAI), and American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP).

Insurances & Referrals

Please be aware that it is patient responsibility to provide the office with a referral if your insurance requires one.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna/WA Teamsters
  • First Choice Plans
  • Group Health Options PPO
  • Lifewise
  • Premera (some plans will require authorization)
  • Regence (some plans will require authorizations)
  • United Healthcare (some plans will require referral)
  • Tricare Standard
  • Tricare Prime (authorization required)
  • Triwest (authorization required)
  • Veterans Affair (authorization required)
  • And Many More
Call Puget Sound Allergy, Asthma & Immunology in Tacoma or Federal Way, Washington to treat and test your allergy, asthma, or immune health condition today!