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    Pediatric Infectious Disease

    Chief: Robert A. Broughton, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease is involved in the diagnosis and management of infants, children and adolescents with acute and chronic infectious diseases. Division faculty members accept referrals of patients from primary care providers and other physicians with challenging infectious disease problems or conditions in which an infectious disease is under consideration.

    For patient appointments call: 859-218-2533    Fax: 859-257-7706

  • Specialties

    • Bone and joint infections
    • Congenital and other perinatally acquired infections
    • Endocarditis
    • Fever of unknown origin
    • Fungal infections
    • Histoplasmosis
    • Infections in immunocompromised patients
    • Infections in immunocompromised children
    • Kawasaki disease
    • Lymphadenitis
    • Meningitis
    • Other bacterial infections
    • Pneumonia
    • Recurrent fevers
    • Recurrent infections
    • Skin and soft tissue infections, including infection caused by MRSA
    • Tick and other insect-transmitted infections
    • Tuberculosis
    • Viral infections
  • Clinic location

    Kentucky Clinic
    Second Floor, Wing D
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0298

    Mailing address

    Department of Pediatrics
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease
    J444 Kentucky Clinic
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0298