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W. K Alston, MD Infectious Disease

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Infectious Disease Burlington, VT

About W. K Alston MD

W. K Alston, MD is a doctor primarily located in Burlington, VT. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Infectious Disease.

Dr. Alston has received 1 awards.

Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

Location

Get Directions Infectious Disease and Travel Clinic 111 Colchester Avenue East Pavilion, Level 5 Burlington, VT 05401

Specialties

W. K Alston has the following 1 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.

Specialty Expertise

W. K Alston has the following 8 expertise

  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Fever
  • Hepatitis C
  • HIV Infections
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
  • Immunization
  • Infection
  • Vaccination

Awards

1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors (1)

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference.

Education

33 Years Experience

Montefiore Medical Center - Internal Medicine - Primary Care

Graduated in 1990

New York Medical College-Valhalla - Medical Doctor

Graduated in 1987

Yeshiva University Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Infectious Disease

Graduated in 1993

W. K Alston Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Medicare
    • Medicare
  • others
    • Aetna
    • Cigna
    • Cigna Behavioral Health
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • MagnaCare
    • Pomco
    • United Healthcare

More about W. K Alston

Dr. Alston is a infectious disease specialist and epidemiologist at the University of Vermont Medical Center and a professor at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM in Burlington, VT. Dr. Alston also serves as the medical director of the infection prevention division. View Dr. Alston's academic profile at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM. View Dr. Altson's research publications.

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