Northern Colorado Asthma and Allergy
Main Office - PVH Harmony Campus: 970.221.2370
Greeley Office: 970.330.5391
Loveland Office: 970.663.0144
Northern Colorado Asthma and Allergy
Our Providers

Physicians of Northern Colorado Allergy and Asthma Clinic

Krishna C. Murthy, M.D., F.A.A.A.A.I.

Dr. Krishna Murthy is the senior physician at Northern Colorado Allergy & Asthma Clinic, joining the practice in 1980. Dr. Murthy is board certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology and the American Academy of Pediatrics. He earned his medical degree at Mysore University. He completed a pediatric residency in Pondicherry, India, then moved to Detroit, Michigan where he completed a pediatric residency, followed by a pediatric and adult fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at the Henry Ford Hospital. Dr. Murthy is a fellow of both the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, and the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. He is also a member of the Colorado Medical Society and the Larimer County Medical Society. Dr. Murthy believes in the importance of patient education and individualized care and takes the time to carefully listen to the patient’s concerns.

Dr. Murthy is past-President of the Larimer Medical Society and of the Colorado Allergy and Asthma Society. Dr. Murthy maintains academic appointment at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center as an Associate Professor of Medicine.

In his free time, he enjoys jogging, biking, hiking. His volunteer activities include a free flu vaccine program for needy individuals and many local and international service projects coordinated by the Ft. Collins Breakfast Rotary Club.


 

Vel Kailasam, M.D., F.A.A.A.A.I.

Dr. Vel Kailasam joined Northern Colorado Allergy & Asthma Clinic in 1985 and is board certified by the American Board of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Kailasam received his medical degree and completed a residency in dermatology at the University of Madras, India. Upon moving to Flint, Michigan, he completed a residency was board certified in Internal Medicine. He then completed a fellowship in allergy and asthma at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Dr. Kailasam treats pediatric and adult patients with allergies and asthma as well as patients with various skin problems such as eczema, hives, acne, and rosacea.

Dr. Kailasam is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. He is also a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Colorado Allergy Society and the Colorado Medical Society. He is also an affiliate member of the American Academy of Dermatology.

In his free time, Dr. Kailasam enjoys spending time with his family and enjoys photography, and tennis. He is working to improve his fluency in Spanish and volunteers at the Monfort Children’s Clinic and Sunrise Clinic in Greeley, and Salud Clinic in Fort Morgan to serve underprivileged pediatric patients. He has worked with the Rotary Club to conduct asthma camps for needy patients in India. Dr. Kailasam believes in providing the best quality of care to his patients with allergy, immunological, and dermatological problems.


 

Michael Martucci M.D.

Dr. Michael Martucci completed his Fellowship in Allergy, Asthma and Immunology at National Jewish Health in Denver, Colorado. He is board certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology and the American Board of Internal Medicine.

He is a Colorado native and obtained his medical degree from the University of Colorado and completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency also at the University of Colorado. Dr. Martucci is actively involved in research related to improving asthma outcomes in patients. He has published several journal articles and given talks at the national level. He received the post-doctoral research award from the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology for clinical research and patient care.

Dr. Martucci is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. He was recently appointed to the State Advisory Council for the Colorado Department of Education.

In his free time, he enjoys hiking, biking and exploring Colorado. Also, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two young children, one of whom has severe allergies. Prior to medical school he worked as an Electrical Engineer where he met his wife, who continues to work as an engineer. Dr. Martucci strongly values communication and will be an advocate for his patients.


 

Loran Clement, M.D.

Dr. Loran Clement is board certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology and the American Board of Pediatrics.

Prior to joining Northern Colorado Allergy & Asthma, Dr. Clement was Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics and Head of the Division of Allergy and Immunology at the University of South Alabama in Mobile. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Nebraska and completed his Pediatric internship and residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and the University of California, San Francisco. Research training in Immunology was obtained at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD, and the Mayo Clinic. He completed fellowship training in Allergy, Asthma and Immunology at UCLA in Los Angeles.

Dr. Clement has served on the faculty of several medical schools in the United States, and he has written numerous publications and several textbook chapters about different topics in allergy, asthma, and immunology. Dr. Clement’s current interests include asthma, allergic disorders, immunodeficiency disorders, and pediatric autoimmune diseases. Dr. Clement is a strong advocate of patient education and taking the time that is needed for each patient to understand his or her individualized treatment plan.

In his free time, he enjoys teaching classes at Front Range Community College, volunteer activities, and involvement in the activities of his wonderful grandchildren.