Infectious Diseases

Robert Redfield, MD, sees a patient

The Infectious Diseases Division provides consulting services and on-site laboratory capability to diagnose and treat complicated infectious diseases. Together with the Division of Geographic Medicine, the division constitutes one of the largest and most active groups of infectious disease specialists in the nation.

Patient Conditions

  • Severe hospital-acquired infections
  • Infections in immunocompromised hosts including cancer, transplant and AIDS patients
  • Meningitis
  • Endocarditis
  • Abdominal and brain abscesses
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Rickettsial infections
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Pediatric Infectious and Tropical Diseases

For Health Professionals

We offer a competitive fellowship for those interested in pursuing a career in Infectious Diseases. Learn more about UMMC's Infectious Diseases Fellowship.

For more information, call the University Physicians Consultation and Referral Service at 1-800-492-5538 (patients) or 1-800-373-4111 (physicians). If you prefer, you may call the division directly at 410-706-7560.