Top Infectious Disease Doctors in Grand Junction, CO
425 Patterson Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81506
- Internal Medicine
- Infectious Disease
- 25 years experience
- Patients' Choice Award
- 4 star hospital
- Board certified
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 Grand Junction, CO has a population of approximately 103,017 people. There are 2 infectious disease doctors near Grand Junction, which gives it a ratio of 1 infectious disease doctor per 51,509 residents or a ratio of 1 infectious disease doctor per 20,716 households. There are 41,431 households in Grand Junction.