About Me

Dr. Brian Modena is a board-certified, fellowship trained allergy & immunology specialist with Modena Allergy & Asthma in Torrance.

His clinical interests include allergies (drug, environmental, and food) asthma, AERD, urticaria, dermatitis, and immune system disorders.

He received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and residency in internal medicine at Scripps Green Clinic. He then completed a fellowship in allergy & immunology at Children’s Hospital Pittsburgh with the University of Pittsburgh Medical School. He is board certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and in allergy & immunology by the American Board of Allergy and Immunology.

Dr. Modena’s research experience and interests include artificial intelligence/machine learning, mRNA gene expression, genetics, the microbiome, and IoT devices to provide individualized and highly focused medical treatment.

He spends his free time exercising (hiking, running, skiing), attending summer concerts, and spending time with his wife, daughter, and dog. Dr. Modena is presently taking new pediatric and adult patients.


English, Italian

Provider Specialty

Allergy & Immunology


Medical School

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown WV

Residency - Internal Medicine

Scripps Green Clinic, La Jolla CA

Fellowship - Allergy & Immunology

Children’s Hospital Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Master of Science - Clinical & Translational Research

Kellogg School of Science and Technology; The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI)

Locations & Affiliations


Modena Allergy & Asthma Torrance

23600 Telo Ave., Suite 130

Torrance, CA

Insurances Accepted

Aetna Commercial HMO
Anthem Commercial HMO
Anthem Pathway HMO
Anthem Vivity HMO
BlueShield Commercial HMO
Cigna Commercial HMO
BlueShield Trio Commercial HMO
Cigna Value/Select HMO
Health Net Commercial HMO
UHC Commercial HMO
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
BlueShield Medicare Advantage HMO
Alignment Medicare Advantage HMO
Clever Care Medicare Advantage HMO
Health Net Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
SCAN Medicare Advantage HMO
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO
UHC Harmony Medicare Advantage HMO