AboutDr. Paul Steer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Anchorage, AK. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Steer is affiliated with Providence Extended Care Center, Paul L. Steer, MD, FACP and Providence Alaska Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Paul Steer has the following 2 specialties
- 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.
- 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.
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- HIV Infections
- Hepatitis C
- Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
Dr. Steer is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Providence Extended Care Center
4900 Eagle St
Anchorage, AK 99503
Paul L. Steer, MD, FACP
Providence Alaska Medical Center
PO Box 196604
Anchorage, AK 99519
Alaska Regional Hospital
2801 Debarr Rd
Anchorage, AK 99508
46 Years Experience
University of Colorado
Graduated in 1967
University Of Colorado Health
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