The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin’s Infectious Disease Services offers comprehensive diagnostic
and state-of-the-art treatment options for inpatients and outpatients with acute and chronic conditions. For outpatients with complicated short and long-term infections or HIV/AIDS, the
Infectious Disease Clinic at Froedtert Hospital
The infections disease clinic is located on the 4th floor of the Specialty Clinics building. It is staffed by Medical College of Wisconsin faculty and nurse practitioners, and is open Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m., except on holidays. It offers:
- Comprehensive diagnostic and state-of-the-art treatment options offered for patients with conditions including:
- Chronic bone and joint infections
- Chronic and recurrent skin and soft tissue infections
- Home I.V. antibiotic management needs
- Mycobacterial and fungal infections
- Post-operative infections
- Returning traveler infections
- Sexually transmitted diseases
- Tick-borne infections
- Transplant infections
- All physicians are board-certified internists, fellowship-trained and highly experienced in diagnosing and treating infectious diseases. Combined expertise ensures the most comprehensive care possible for patients.
- Variety of tests used to diagnose conditions, following Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines.
- Comprehensive services for HIV clients, including:
- On-site pharmacist, social worker/case manager and psychologist
- Services funded in part by Wisconsin’s Ryan White Program
- Access to a variety of clinical trials sponsored by industry and the National Institutes of Health
- Academic medical center environment allows team members to actively participate in clinical trials, research and Infectious Disease Fellowship Training Program.
Clinic Locations in the Community for Treatment of Infectious Diseases
You can do a lot to keep yourself healthy and protected from infectious diseases. Avoiding germs, eating a balanced diet, getting enough rest, getting vaccinations and living a safe lifestyle are a few of the ways to protect yourself. However, if you contract an infectious disease, it's important to seek care form your provider.
Infectious disease can normally be treated at your primary care clinic by your primary care or internal medicine physician. However, we also offer specialists in infectious diseases who practice at the following locations.