Infectious Disease Consultations
The infectious disease specialists at Drexel Medicine have at least 10 years of specialized medical training and are board-certified in internal medicine and infectious disease. Infectious disease practitioners are dedicated to provide services for both hospitalized and ambulatory adult patients.
- Diagnosis and treatment of infections and infectious diseases, including influenza, tuberculosis, Lyme disease, sexually transmitted infections, HIV, and other infections related to surgery, transplantation, trauma, and cancer therapy
- Provision of immunizations, antibiotics, and other prophylaxis for infection prevention, including travel medicine
- Prevention and treatment of healthcare-associated infections, such as Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) and Clostridium difficile, and education of health care professionals to prevent disease transmission
- Consultative services to patients with HIV/AIDS who have another primary care provider
- Patient education on disease prevention topics including hygiene, food preparation, and water potability
- Clinical research in immunology and investigation of vaccine therapy for infectious diseases
Request an appointment. All patients must have a referral to make an appointment with one of our infectious disease specialists.
We request that 24-hour notice be given for appointment cancellations.
Most major insurance plans are accepted, including Medicaid and Medicare. Patients with no insurance are accepted as fee-for-service, and payments are due at time of appointment.
The information on these pages is provided for general information only and should not be used for diagnosis or treatment, or as a substitute for consultation with a physician or health care professional. If you have specific questions or concerns about your health, you should consult your health care professional.