Infectious disease doctors in Richmond
At Chippenham Hospital, our infectious disease experts provide comprehensive treatment for patients battling infections caused by a virus, bacteria, parasites, fungus, HIV and more.
Our specialists have extensive training when it comes to understanding how the body’s immune system works, how infections spread and how antibiotics can be used to control them. Your primary care physician may refer to you to an infectious disease specialist if you become significantly ill from your infection.
Call our Consult-A-Nurse® line at (804) 320-3627 to learn more about our treatment services for infectious diseases.
Infectious diseases we treat
Our infectious disease doctors treat numerous types of infectious diseases, personalizing every patient’s treatment plan to their individual condition. Common infectious diseases we treat include:
- West Nile virus
- Tuberculosis (TB)
- Staphylococcus, including Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
- Lyme disease
- Chronic fatigue syndrome
Additionally, Chippenham, along with our other HCA Virginia sister facilities, have been recognized by local news outlets for our work in preventing mosquito-borne viruses.
Pediatric infectious disease
Chippenham offers specialized treatment for pediatric infectious diseases, such as a fungus, parasites, bacteria, viruses or other rare infections. Our experienced infectious disease specialists work directly with your pediatrician to diagnose and treat your child.
Our doctors know how to treat your child in a way that makes them feel relaxed and comfortable. They are highly experienced in understanding the signs, symptoms, treatments and outcomes associated with infectious diseases. Some types include:
- Respiratory infections
- Bone and joint infections
- Unknown illnesses that have prolonged fever