Infectious Diseases

Infectious diseases are caused by pathogenic microorganisms, such as bacteria, viruses, parasites or Fungai. The diseases can spread directly or indirectly from one person to another.

Our Infectious Diseases specialists provide care at hospitals throughout Western New York, including Erie County Medical Center and Kaleida Health System hospitals.

Subspecialty Services

  • Antibiotic therapy
  • Bacterial and viral immunology
  • Clostridium difficile
  • Diseases acquired from international travel (i.e. malaria)
  • Enterotoxigenic E. coli bacterial infections
  • Fungal & parasitic infections
  • Hepatitis
  • HIV
  • Lyme disease & other tick-borne infections
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • Respiratory infections
  • Staphylococcal infections
  • Streptococcal infections