Phone: 914-493-8865
Fax: 914-594-2461

About Adult Infectious Disease

The Adult Infectious Diseases group consists of six board-certified physicians who have expertise in diagnosing and treating all types of infectious diseases.

We also offer:

  • a Lyme Disease Diagnostic Center during the summer: 914-493-TICK (914-493-8425)

Adult Infectious Diseases is now part of Boston Children’s Health Physicians (BCHP), formerly Children’s & Women’s Physicians of Westchester (CWPW). BCHP is a member of the Boston Children’s Hospital integrated network of care locations and partnerships, ranked the #1 pediatric hospital in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

Our research

We are actively involved in ongoing, cutting-edge research in tick-borne diseases, HIV, healthcare-associated infections and other infectious diseases.

  • Adult Infectious Disease Division is funded in part by research grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Our faculty has published over 500 papers including at least 25 in the New England Journal of Medicine
  • We have made seminal discoveries including co-discovering AIDS
  • Our faculty conducted the study that found single dose doxycycline to be efficacious for preventing Lyme disease after a tick bite

Chief of Adult Infectious Diseases




Adult Infectious Diseases staff