Infectious Disease

The focus of the Infectious Disease Program is to treat patients with chronic infections requiring long term IV antibiotics and diminish the potential to acquire new infections. 

Examples of diagnoses include

  • steliasInfectious DiseaseMRSA Infections (Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus)
  • VRE Infections (Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus)
  • Active Tuberculosis (TB)
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Hepatitis A, B, C
  • Cellulitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Endocarditis (Heart Valve Infection)
  • Complicated Pre and Post Operative Wound Infections
  • Infected Decubitus Ulcers
  • Abdominal Wound Infections

Treatments

  • Negative Pressure Isolation (Nine Rooms)
  • Contact and Respiratory Isolation Needs
  • IV Therapy
  • Specialized Antibiotic Therapy

Treatment team

  • Consulting Board Certified Infectious Disease Physicians