Infectious diseases are caused by organisms such as bacteria, viruses, parasites or fungi entering the body. Often these illnesses can be passed from person to person.
At Banner Health, we diagnose, treat and manage infectious diseases. We specialize in:
Many of Banner Health's facilities have doctors on staff who specialize in treating infectious diseases.
Banner – University Medical Center South boasts a clinic specializing in infectious disease.
Our Petersen HIV Clinic provides comprehensive care for people in Southern Arizona with HIV or AIDS. With the support of the Ryan White Program, all eligible HIV-positive patients can receive primary care at reduced or no cost. If you are interested in services offered by the Petersen HIV Clinic, please call (520) 694-8888.
Our Travel Clinic offers vaccinations to people planning to travel to foreign locations and treats people with a variety of infections including:
The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.