Bridgeport Infectious Disease Doctors
- 1 Board certified
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- Average rating is 2 stars
- Average wait time is 22 minutes
Top Infectious Disease Doctors in Bridgeport, OH
92 N 4th St
Martins Ferry, OH 43935
- Internal Medicine
- Infectious Disease
- 25 years experience
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 Bridgeport, OH has a population of approximately 6,801 people. There are 2 infectious disease doctors near Bridgeport, which gives it a ratio of 1 infectious disease doctor per 3,401 residents or a ratio of 1 infectious disease doctor per 1,510 households. There are 3,019 households in Bridgeport.