Meet The Doctors

Our Doctors

Over 35 Years in the Omaha Area

Dr. Linda B. Ford served as the 93rd president of the American Lung Association while helping pioneer the field of Asthma & Allergy since 1979.

Linda B. Ford, M.D.

Linda B. Ford, M.D.

FACAAI, FAAAAI, AE-C, Medical Director

Learn More about Linda B. Ford, M.D.

Dr. Linda Ford founded The Asthma & Allergy Center in 1979 and has become a well-known and respected member of the Omaha Metro community, as well as the national medical community. She is a pioneer in the fields of asthma, allergy and immunological disorder research and is principal investigator for hundreds of clinical studies that brought many of today’s asthma and allergy medicines into the hands of patients in need. Dr. Ford, a physician of Allergy and Immunology, served as the 93rd national president of the American Lung Association (1998-1999), sat on the Board of Directors and Council of the American Lung Association (ALA) 1987-2000, is a past president of the American Medical Association Foundation and is also a member and president of the Board of Directors of the American Lung Association of Nebraska. She represents… Read More

Serving the Omaha Metro since 2009

Board certified by the American Board of Allergy & Immunology, Dr. Brooks specailizes in the treatment of allergic individuals.

G. Daniel Brooks, M.D.

G. Daniel Brooks, M.D.

FAAAAI, ABAI Certified

Learn More about G. Daniel Brooks, M.D.

G. Daniel Brooks, M.D. joined The Asthma & Allergy Center in October 2009 and has brought a wealth of expertise in treating the allergic individual. Dr. Brooks received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska School of Medicine. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Wisconsin, and his fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Brooks is board certified by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology as well as the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology.

Physician's Assistants

Joined AAC in December 2019

She has 13 years of experience as a physician assistant and received her master’s degree from Union College in Lincoln, Ne.

Laura Miller, MPAS

Laura Miller, MPAS

Joined AAC in December 2019
She has 13 years of experience as a physician assistant and received her master’s degree from Union College in Lincoln, Ne.

Sarah Peters, MPAS, PA-C joined The Asthma & Allergy Center in September 2019.

Sarah received her Physician Assistant degree from College Of Saint Mary in 2019. She is certified through The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, and is licensed in the state of Nebraska. She is a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology, the Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants, and the American Academy of PAs.

Sarah Peters, PA-C

Sarah Peters, PA-C

Sarah Peters, MPAS, PA-C joined The Asthma & Allergy Center in September 2019. Sarah received her Physician Assistant degree from College Of Saint Mary in 2019. She is certified through The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, and is licensed in the state of Nebraska. She is a member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology, the Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants, and the American Academy of PAs.

Research & Management

Joined AAC in 2017

Has over 30 years of experience in healthcare.    Gloria received her CPC in 2001.  She is a member of the Heartland chapter of Professional Coders. 

She is an active member of the Professional Association of Health Care Office Management (PAHCOM) and has served as past president. 

Gloria enjoys traveling, genealogy, walking her dog and spending time with family.

Gloria Garber, Manager

Gloria Garber, Manager

Joined AAC in 2017

Has over 30 years of experience in healthcare.   Gloria received her CPC in 2001. She is a member of the Heartland chapter of Professional Coders.

She is an active member of the Professional Association of Health Care Office Management (PAHCOM) and has served as past president.

Gloria enjoys traveling, genealogy, walking her dog and spending time with family.

Joined AAC in 1998

Rita Rogers coordinates and recruits The Asthma & Allergy Center's research studies for patients. Her commitment to asthma and allergy studies helps to continually further the field of study for asthma and allergy sufferers. She is an expert in patient placement finding the right study for the right patient.

Rita Rogers, Recruiter

Rita Rogers, Recruiter

Rita Rogers, CCRC, joined the Asthma and Allergy Center in January 1998. Prior to this, she spent many years in the medical field as a certified medical assistant and licensed limited scope radiographer.

Outside of work, she enjoys reading, and spending time with her family.

Some of Our Awards & Achievements since 1978
  • What may have been the catapult and inspiration needed for Dr. Linda B. Ford to pursue her career in the uncharted territory of Asthma & Allergies, Dr. Ford was award the 1978's Young Investigator Award from the American Lung Association. This award still hangs proudly in the office of Dr. Ford, showing her commitment to the field as a whole to remain unquestioned.

  • Committing over 400 hours to volunteer research in 1990, the American Lung Association of Nebraska awarded Dr. Linda B. Ford the Volunter of the Year Award.

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