• Infectious diseases

    UK Infectious Diseases specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of infectious diseases. Our physicians have special expertise in the treatment of immunocompromised patients, including AIDS and transplant patients, and in emerging infectious disease problems, including antibiotic resistance, fungal and viral infections, and tuberculosis.

    Patient appointments

    Request an appointment online or call 859-323-5544 


  • Specialties

    • Antibiotic resistance
    • Antibiotic utilization
    • Bacterial infections
    • Endocarditis
    • Fungal infections
    • Hepatitis B/C-Limited
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Infection control
    • Meningitis
    • Nosocomial infections
    • Osteomyelitis
    • Pneumonia
    • PREP (pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV)
    • Pseudomembranous colitis (c.difficle)
    • Sexually transmitted diseases
    • Toxoplasmosis
    • Travel medicine offered at Turfland Clinic
    • Tuberculosis and other mycobacerial infections
    • Viral infections
  • Programs/centers/facilities

    • Bluegrass Care Clinic
    • Infectious Diseases Clinical Service
    • Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
    • Inpatient Consultation
    • Kentucky AIDS Education Treatment Center

    The Bluegrass Care Clinic specializes in the treatment of adults with HIV/AIDS and other infectious diseases. The clinic offers many services free or at reduced costs to adults living with HIV/AIDS in Central and Eastern Kentucky thanks to subsidized funding provided under the Ryan White CARE Act. In addition, the clinic manages the care of patients with osteomyelitis, septic arthritis, endocarditis and other related conditions. Physicians care for Hepatitis B and C in non-cirrhotic patients.