We found 3 infectious disease providers who accept Humana near Round Rock, TX.

Showing 1-3 of 3
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.

Specializes in Adult Infectious Disease
2400 Round Rock Avenue
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Jason Bowling is a medical specialist in adult infectious disease. He is professionally affiliated with the University of Texas (UT) Medicine San Antonio, the University Health System, and South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS). He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Bowling studied medicine at Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars.

Read more
Dr. Donald K Murphey, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Infectious Disease
1000 Hesters Crossing Road
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Donald Murphey is a specialist in pediatric infectious disease. He works in Austin, TX, Round Rock, TX, and Fort Worth, TX. He has indicated that his clinical interests include bone infection, joint infection, and HIV/AIDS. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Murphey accepts. Dr. Murphey attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. Dr. Murphey has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Seton Medical Center Austin, Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas, and the University Medical Center Brackenridge. He is open to new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Hepatitis, Pneumonia, Bone Infection, Joint Infection, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B

Dr. Fida Ali Khan, MD
Specializes in Adult Infectious Disease
301 Seton Parkway; Suite 402
Round Rock, TX
 

Dr. Fida Khan practices adult infectious disease. He attended Aga Khan University Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with West Virginia University. Dr. Khan accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest. He is professionally affiliated with Seton Medical Center Williamson and Seton Medical Center Hays. He is accepting new patients.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Medical School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

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.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.