The infectious disease program at St. Luke’s Health is known for its invaluable expertise and team approach to caring for patients with infectious conditions.
World-renown physicians specialize in preventing, diagnosing, and treating infectious diseases that are most commonly caused when bacteria, virus, or fungi enter the body through the skin, respiratory, or gastrointestinal tracts. Examples include influenza or flu, salmonella, E. coli, tuberculosis, bone and joint infections, meningitis, and infections involving heart valves.
Accurate diagnosis is critical to determining proper treatment. The latest laboratory and imaging technology aids specialists in diagnosis paired with top-notch inpatient facilities, specially trained staff, and pharmacies to deliver the most effective care and treatment.
Conditions We Treat:
- Salmonella poisoning
- E. coli infection
- Tuberculosis (TB)
- Bone and joint infections
- Infections involving heart valves