Albany Med’s subspecialty board certified pediatric infectious disease specialists are the only pediatric infectious disease specialists in the twenty-two counties of northeast New York.

The scope of their clinical activities involves inpatient consultations for children with serious infectious problems including, but not limited to:

  • Fevers
  • Infections of bones and joints, blood, and skin.
  • Lyme disease
  • Influenza
  • Meningitis
  • Pneumonia

Our experts also evaluate children with cancer and those who have had transplants (two groups of children at high risk for infection with bacteria and viruses).

Additionally, our team provides medical and suppoprt services to HIV exposed and infected infants, children and adolsecents to age 24 though Maternal Child Adolescent Treatment Services (MCATS).