Matthews Infectious Disease Specialists
provides experienced and caring
professionals for your health care. We offer specialized
expertise in both the diagnosis and management of a full spectrum of
We are devoted to providing
comprehensive care in the hospitals as well as the office setting,
hence ensuring continuity of care. We will work very closely
with your Primary Care Physician to ensure a smooth transition from
the in-patient to the out patient setting.
It is our goal to be the number one provider of Infectious Disease
Consultants in our community. We are affiliated with
Presbyterian Hospital in Matthews, N.C., as well as Carolina Medical
Center in Monroe, North Carolina.
Most common infections can be managed by your primary care
physician. In certain cases where infections do not respond to
standard treatment or is accompanied by high fevers you will be
referred to an infectious disease specialist.
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Some common infections are:
- Skin/soft tissue infections
- Bone and joint infections
- Complicated urinary tract infections
- Bloodstream infections
Washing your hands is one way to prevent the spread of
many infectious diseases.
- Infections with resistant organisms such as
- Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
- Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus(VRE)
- Unexplained fevers
- Sexually transmitted diseases
- Parasitic Infections
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