Services and Treatments

Orlando Health Medical Group Infectious Diseases provides comprehensive services for the diagnosis and treatment of conditions caused by microbes (bacteria, fungi, viruses and protozoans) and larger agents of disease.

Our services include:

  • Antibiotic therapy
  • Outpatient antimicrobial therapy
  • Management of patients with HIV and AIDS, including education
  • Management of chronic hepatitis B and C
  • Management of infectious complications during chemotherapy
  • Evaluation of patients on anti-TNF (tumor necrosis factor) therapy — screening and management of complications
  • Adult immunizations
  • Wound management

Conditions Treated

Conditions treated at Orlando Health Medical Group Infectious Diseases include:

  • HIV
  • AIDS
  • Hepatitis B and C
  • Mycobacterial infections (tuberculosis, mycobacterium avium complex [MAC], rapidly-growing mycobacteria)
  • Fungal infections (aspergillosis, histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, coccidioidomycosis, sporotrichosis, recurrent candidiasis)
  • Nocardiosis, actinomycosis
  • Parasitic infections (malaria)
  • Viral infections (cytomegalovirus [CMV], Epstein-Barr virus [EBV], West Nile virus, enterovirus)
  • Pneumonia
  • Acute and chronic osteomyelitis, prosthetic joint infections, septic arthritis
  • Skin and soft tissue infections (cellulitis, myositis)
  • Diabetic foot infections
  • Infections of the central nervous system (meningitis, encephalitis, brain abscess)
  • Infections with multidrug-resistant organisms (MRSA, VRE, ESBL, Kpc)
  • C. difficile infection and other causes of infectious diarrhea
  • Refractory H. pylori infection
  • Genitourinary infections (recurrent UTI, prostatitis, urethritis, vaginitis)
  • Endovascular infections (bacteremia, endocarditis)
  • Immunodeficiencies (immunoglobulin deficiencies, leukopenia, chemotactic defects)
  • Bloodstream infections (bacteremia)
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Infectious complications of chemotherapy
  • Infections in transplant recipients
  • Fever of unknown origin
  • Postsurgical infections
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Port infections
  • Lyme disease