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AboutAmy Fuchs, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA, with another office in Philadelphia, PA. She has 25 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. Amy Fuchs is affiliated with Hahnemann University Hospital, Parkview Hospital and Parkview North Hospital. She speaks English.
Amy Fuchs has the following 2 specialties
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
- Infectious Disease
An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.
- AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
- HIV Infections
- Hepatitis C
Fuchs is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Hahnemann University Hospital
230 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Parkview North Hospital
Lutheran Hospital of Indiana
25 Years Experience
University of Pennsylvania
Graduated in 1988
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