Infectious disease doctors in Virginia
HCA Virginia's infectious disease specialists provide comprehensive treatment for patients battling infections, such as those caused by a virus, bacteria, parasites or fungus. To ensure patients receive complete care, our specialists also have extensive training in understanding the body’s immune system, how infections spread and how antibiotics can be used to control them. They personalize every patient’s treatment plan to their individual condition.
For more information about our infectious disease services or for help finding a doctor, call our free, 24/7 Consult-A-Nurse line.
Infectious diseases we treat
Your primary care physician may refer to you to an infectious disease specialist if you become significantly ill from a viral, bacterial, fungal or other infection. Common infectious diseases we treat include:
- Chronic fatigue syndrome
- Lyme disease
- Staphylococcus, including methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
- Tuberculosis (TB)
- West Nile virus
Additionally, our hospitals have been recognized by local news outlets for our work in preventing mosquito-borne viruses.
Pediatric infectious disease specialists
HCA Virginia's Chippenham Hospital offers specialized treatment for pediatric infectious diseases. Our experienced doctors work directly with your pediatrician to diagnose and treat your child in a way that makes them feel relaxed and comfortable.
Some common pediatric infections we treat include:
- Bone and joint infections
- Respiratory infections, such as respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
- Unknown illnesses that have prolonged fever