Infectious Disease & Travel Medicine
Pentucket Medical's board certified specialist in Infectious Disease, Karen Mello, MD, has years of experience in the evaluation and treatment of conditions such as undiagnosed fevers, HIV infection, tuberculosis, bone and joint infections, skin and soft tissue infections.
In today's world of travel and complex illnesses, the Infectious Disease specialty is a great resource and provides real cures. If you are planning to travel abroad, our specialists provide health consultations, including necessary vaccinations.
Pentucket Medical looks to provide you with the most responsive care possible. Our on-site laboratories make it easy for you to get the diagnostic tests you need and enable faster results. Our team approach means your specialist and primary care physician are in instant contact. Our Electronic Medical Record ensures that everyone on your care team always has access to your most recent health information. And if your treatment involves a hospital stay, our specialists have privileges at a number of local hospitals.
Pentucket Medical Infectious Disease specialists play central roles in the region's hospitals, providing leadership in the prevention, control, and treatment of infections.