Kingsport Infectious Disease Doctors
- 2 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 3 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 22 minutes
Top Infectious Disease Doctors in Kingsport, TN
948 Meadow Ln
Kingsport, TN 37663
- Internal Medicine
- Infectious Disease
- Medical Microbiology
- 29 years experience
- Rated 4 stars by patients
- 4 star hospital
- 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 Kingsport, TN has a population of approximately 87,124 people. There are 2 infectious disease doctors near Kingsport, which gives it a ratio of 1 infectious disease doctor per 43,562 residents or a ratio of 1 infectious disease doctor per 18,704 households. There are 37,408 households in Kingsport.