Infectious Diseases Patient Care
Inpatient Consultative Services
The Division of Infectious Diseases has very active inpatient consultative services, with well balanced exposure to different infectious diseases problems at three major locations:
Memorial Herman Hospital-TMC
A full service hospital specializing in trauma care with active CV surgery and transplant programs.
Lyndon Baines Johnson Hospital
Part of the Harris County Hospital District, a hospital serving indigent patients.
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
World renowned patient care and research center featuring training on solid tumor, hematology and ICU services.
Outpatient Consultative Services
The Division of Infectious Diseases sees outpatients with the full range of infectious diseases, including osteomyelitis, chronic fatigue, Lyme borreliosis, HIV/AIDS, and tropical diseases acquired during travel. The Division also staffs a full service travel medicine clinic that prepares travelers to travel safely to exotic locations. Services include medications to prevent malaria and treat travelers' diarrhea and all the necessary immunizations for travel. The staff takes pride in spending the time it takes to individualize the needs of the traveler and educate them accordingly. Fellows also rotate one morning a week in an HIV continuity clinic.
UT Physicians ID Clinic
Continuity clinic serving a wide range of ID consultations
Travel Medicine Clinic
Full-service clinic preparing clients for safe travel to exotic locations
Thomas Street Clinic
Continuity clinic serving indigent patients with HIV infection