Ned Rupp received his undergraduate degree in biology and psychology, graduating with honors from Taylor University. He received his Masters Degree in counseling and psychological services focusing on childhood and adolescent behavior and family dynamics. He then received his medical training at the Medical College of Georgia where he received a Doctorate in Medicine and graduating with honors and being named to the Medical Honor Society. He served as president of his medical school class for three years. He completed his Residency in Pediatrics where he received an award as outstanding Resident. He then completed his fellowship in Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and became a faculty member at the Medical College of Georgia serving as both an Assistant Professor and then an Associate Professor. He received numerous honors including Outstanding Young Clinical Professor and Best Doctors in America while a Professor at the Medical College of Georgia. He has continued on the list of Best Doctors in America for 15 years. He was the Assistant Director of the Asthma Center at the Medical College of Georgia and was involved in numerous phases of medical education.
Dr. Rupp and his family moved to Charleston, SC in 1997 where he has been in clinical practice with National Allergy, Asthma & Urticaria Centers of Charleston, PA. Dr. Ned Rupp belongs to numerous medical societies and is Board Certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Board of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. He has also served on numerous national, regional and local committees associated with the American College and American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and the American Lung Association. He has been published widely in many professional journals and has been a frequent teacher and lecturer. Throughout his career Dr. Rupp has been involved in clinical research, both at the Medical College of Georgia and at National Allergy, Asthma & Urticaria Centers, where he has been a primary investigator or sub-investigator on many studies looking at treatment and control of allergies and asthma and the development of medications to treat these problems.
Dr. Rupp is married with two children and enjoys being a father, husband, and a physician and takes great joy interacting with his people. He loves to power-walk, kayak, fish and all other water sporting events along with an occasional golf game with friends. He is very involved in his church and community activities and is on the Board of Directors of two local area college ministries. He is also a teacher and an elder in his church. His personal experience with asthma, skin and sinus disease, as well as he and his wife having had cancer, allows for opportunities to use this experience for the benefit of others. Dr. Rupp has participated in numerous medical mission trips both in the United States and internationally in Asia, South America, Africa and Europe.