Infectious Disease

To make an appointment with a specialist in infectious disease
call Dr. Chris Belcher at 317-582-8180

Infectious Disease of Indiana

11455 N Meridian Street, Suite 200
Carmel, IN 46032
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Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St.Vincent provides comprehensive care and services in the management of infants, children and adolescents with acute or chronic bacterial, viral, fungal or parasite infections. These serious – sometimes life-threatening – diseases can be especially difficult to treat in children. Our infectious disease team works closely with other pediatric specialists at PMCH to provide comprehensive care. Infectious disease management is a highly specialized area of pediatric medicine and through PMCH these children and young adults have access to advanced treatments and procedures.

Our infectious diseases team specializes in diagnosing illnesses of unclear causes and treating difficult infections, including:

  • Abdominal abscesses
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Central nervous system infections
  • Fever of unknown origin
  • Infections related to cancer, HIV and immune deficiencies
  • MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus)
  • Respiratory tract infections
  • Travel-related infections, such as malaria or other parasitic infections
  • Urinary tract infections

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