West Memphis Infectious Disease Doctors
- 2 Board certified
- 8 Reviews
- Average rating is 1.8 stars
- Average wait time is 47.5 minutes
Top Infectious Disease Doctors in West Memphis, AR
228 W Tyler Ave
West Memphis, AR 72301
- Internal Medicine
- Infectious Disease
- Board certified
- Completed fellowship
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.
The area of West Memphis, AR has a population of approximately 26,069 people. There are 2 infectious disease doctors near West Memphis, which gives it a ratio of 1 infectious disease doctor per 13,035 residents or a ratio of 1 infectious disease doctor per 4,885 households. There are 9,769 households in West Memphis.