We found 4 infectious disease providers who accept Humana HMO near Bolingbrook, IL.

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Dr. Ines Maria Gonzalez, MD
Specializes in Adult Infectious Disease
396 Remington Boulevard; Suite 330
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Ines Casey practices adult infectious disease. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Holy Cross Hospital, Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, and Adventist Hinsdale Hospital. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Luis Razetti School of Medicine, Dr. Casey performed her residency at Rush University Medical Center. She speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Anjum S Owaisi, MD
Specializes in Adult Infectious Disease
396 Remington Boulevard; Suite 330--#1 Office
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Anjum Owaisi specializes in adult infectious disease. Dr. Owaisi's areas of expertise consist of travel medicine and HIV/AIDS. Dr. Owaisi is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HFN, and Coventry. Dr. Owaisi obtained Dr. Owaisi's medical school training at Rush Medical College and performed Dr. Owaisi's residency at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. In addition to English, Dr. Owaisi (or staff) speaks Urdu and Hindi. Dr. Owaisi's professional affiliations include Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Musculoskeletal Problems, HIV/AIDS, Travel Medicine, Infections

Dr. Jonathan K Pinsky, MD
Specializes in Adult Infectious Disease
396 Remington Boulevard; Suite 330
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Jonathan Pinsky is a physician who specializes in adult infectious disease. Dr. Pinsky's hospital/clinic affiliations include Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Specializes in Adult Infectious Disease
100 Spalding Drive; Suite 202
Naperville, IL
 

Dr. Ann Laake is a medical specialist in adult infectious disease. She honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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What is Infectious Disease?

Infectious disease is a specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of infections, including bacterial, viral, fungal, and parasitic infections. Infectious disease specialists are trained in the studies of immunology, or how the body fights off infections, as well as epidemiology, or how diseases spread.

Some infectious disease doctors further specialize within the field of infectious disease. For instance, pediatric infectious disease specialists treat children and teens with serious infections. Others focus specifically on patients who have HIV or AIDS, as these conditions commonly cause patients to contract unusual and severe infections.

Most common infections can be treated by a general physician without problems. A referral to an infectious disease specialist might be made in cases such as:
  • An infection that is difficult to diagnose
  • An extremely high fever
  • An infection that is not responding to treatment
  • A patient traveling to a foreign country where the risk for infection is high
  • A patient with a chronic illness or infection that requires frequent treatment, such as HIV

Infectious disease specialists often use lab work to diagnose infections. They may culture a wound or look for the presence of antibodies in the blood. Treatment may include vaccinations, antifungals, or antibiotics. Infectious disease specialists are skilled at prescribing appropriate antibiotics for specific infections and knowing when the benefits outweigh the risks of side effects for using them.
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