We care for patients with infectious diseases including HIV/AIDS, tropical diseases and travel-related infections, and the entire spectrum of bacterial, viral, fungal, and parasitic infections.

Conditions we treat

  • Endocarditis (infection of the inner lining of the heart chambers and heart valves)
  • Osteomyelitis (infection of the bone)
  • Post-operative infections
  • Skin and soft tissue infections
  • Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis, and other mycobacterial infections
  • Fever of unknown origin
  • Infections following overseas travel (including tropical infections)


Dr. Seth Cohen and patient. Photo: Clare McLean/UW Medicine.