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Dr. Jerome O Klein 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.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. Jerome O Klein has the following 23 expertise
- Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
- E.Coli (Escherichia coli Infections)
- Virus Diseases
- Infectious Arthritis (septic arthritis)
- German Measles (Rubella)
- Haemophilus Infections
- Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
- Infectious Disease
- Hearing Disorders
- Respiratory Tract Infections
- HIV Infections
- Strep Infection (Streptococcal Infections)
- Staphylococcal Infections (Staph Infection)
- Hepatitis C
- Mycoplasma Infections
- Haemophilus Meningitis
Dr. Jerome O Klein has 0 board certified specialties
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Dr. Klein is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
- Yale University School Of Medicine
Boston City Hospital
Dr. Jerome O Klein accepts the following insurance providers.
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Locations & DirectionsBoston Medical Center, 850 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA
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