Thein Myint, MBBS

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • HIV
  • Tropical Infectious Diseases

Thein Myint, MBBS

Biography

My name is Thein Myint; I received my degree from the University of Medicine, Mandalay, Myanmar. I finished an internal medicine residency from SUNY Downstate Medical Center, University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, N.Y. I then completed a fellowship at the University of Kentucky, Lexington. My clinical interests are HIV and tropical infections. I am board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in General Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Education

Degree
University of Medicine, Mandalay, Myanmar

Residency
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Fellowship
Infectious Diseases, University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease

Bluegrass Care Clinic

Kentucky Clinic
Fifth Floor, Wing D, Room L504
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284

Call 859-323-5544
Fax 859-257-4953

Amenities
Dining, Internet/Wi-Fi, Information desk, Pharmacy services, Wheelchairs

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  1. Photo Quiz. Primary amebic meningoencephalitis. Myint T, Ribes JA, Stadler LP. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2012; 55(12):1677, 1737-8. PubMed [journal]PMID: 23166205 PMCID: PMC3571633
  2. Histoplasmosis after solid organ transplant. Assi M, Martin S, Wheat LJ, Hage C, Freifeld A, Avery R, Baddley JW, Vergidis P, Miller R, Andes D, Young JA, Hammoud K, Huprikar S, McKinsey D, Myint T, Garcia-Diaz J, Esguerra E, Kwak EJ, Morris M, Mullane KM, Prakash V, Burdette SD, Sandid M, Dickter J, Ostrander D, Antoun SA, Kaul DR. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2013; 57(11):1542-9. PubMed [journal]PMID: 24046304 PMCID: PMC3814825
  3. Histoplasmosis in patients with human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS): multicenter study of outcomes and factors associated with relapse. Myint T, Anderson AM, Sanchez A, Farabi A, Hage C, Baddley JW, Jhaveri M, Greenberg RN, Bamberger DM, Rodgers M, Crawford TN, Wheat LJ. Medicine. 2014; 93(1):11-8. PubMed [journal]PMID: 24378739 PMCID: PMC4616326
  4. Temporal trends, clinical characteristics, and outcomes of histoplasmosis in a tertiary care center in Kentucky, 2000 to 2009. Myint T, Al-Hasan MN, Ribes JA, Murphy BS, Greenberg RN. Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care. 2014; 13(2):100-5. PubMed [journal]PMID: 24029651
  5. Rhodococcus equi pericarditis in a patient living with HIV/AIDS. Gundelly P, Thornton A, Greenberg RN, McCormick M, Myint T. Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care. 2014; 13(4):309-12. PubMed [journal]PMID: 25513024
  6. Histoplasmosis complicating tumor necrosis factor-α blocker therapy: a retrospective analysis of 98 cases. Vergidis P, Avery RK, Wheat LJ, Dotson JL, Assi MA, Antoun SA, Hamoud KA, Burdette SD, Freifeld AG, McKinsey DS, Money ME, Myint T, Andes DR, Hoey CA, Kaul DA, Dickter JK, Liebers DE, Miller RA, Muth WE, Prakash V, Steiner FT, Walker RC, Hage CA. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2015; 61(3):409-17. PubMed [journal]PMID: 25870331 PMCID: PMC4796723
  7. Post operative fungal endopthalmitis due to Geotrichum candidum. Myint T, Dykhuizen MJ, McDonald CH, Ribes JA. Medical mycology case reports. 2015; 10:4-6. PubMed [journal]PMID: 26779419 PMCID: PMC4685175
  8. Respiratory Muscle Paralysis Associated With Colistin, Polymyxin B, and Muscle Relaxants Drugs: A Case Report. Myint T, Evans ME, Burgess DR, Greenberg RN. Journal of investigative medicine high impact case reports. 2016; 4(1):2324709616638362. PubMed [journal]PMID: 27047979 PMCID: PMC4797228