Conditions & Treatments
Infectious DiseasesInternal Medicine
Our board-certified specialists offer comprehensive outpatient and inpatient care to patients with a wide variety of known or suspected infectious diseases. We offer specialized services in traveler’s health, HIV and related disorders.
Our internationally recognized team of clinicians focus on treating a wide array of viral, bacterial and parasitic infections. Through our outpatient clinical services, we diagnose and treat infectious diseases in children from throughout New England and the Mid-Atlantic states.In addition to HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and Lyme disease, our doctors are experts in:Acquired and congenital infections in newbornsInfections in immunocompromised patientsFungal infectionsRespiratory tract infectionsTropical medicine and parasitologyAdoption
Pulmonary Vascular Disease ProgramInternal Medicine
The internationally renowned specialists in our unique, multidisciplinary program address the complex needs of patients suffering from pulmonary hypertension. Pulmonary hypertension is high blood pressure in the arteries of the lungs, which makes the heart work harder and can lead to heart failure. If it is diagnosed properly and without delay, we have very effective therapies that can slow the progression of your disease and possibly reverse some of the damage to the lungs and heart. Our doctors have extensive experience dealing with pulmonary hypertension and we treat adults and children over the age of 12. We are fully committed to defeating pulmonary hypertension and providing world-class service to you, regardless of the cause of...
Asthma & Airways Disease ProgramInternal Medicine
Our goal is to provide world class medical treatment to patients with asthma, including difficult to control asthma, and complicated airways diseases. If conventional medications and therapies have not worked, you may have the opportunity to participate in innovative research. At Yale Medicine, our asthma and airway disease experts offer comprehensive, multidisciplinary treatment for a broad spectrum of conditions including:Treatment-resistant asthma Steroid-dependent asthmaSteroid-resistant asthmaEnvironmental and occupational asthmaExercise-induced asthma We frequently take care of patients with asthma that is difficult to control, chronic cough, those whose condition is difficult to diagnose and those who may be significantly...
Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD) ProgramInternal Medicine
Insterstitial lung diseases (ILD) are difficult to diagnose and treat; at Yale Medicine, we have the expertise and experience needed to address your needs. Our program, led by skilled pulmonologists, is an internationally recognized center of excellence and we are known for working with community physicians. We care for patients with all forms of ILD, including idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), interstitial lung diseases associated with autoimmune disorders, occupational lung disease and sarcoidosis. We see patients from all over the northeast and patients often travel to us from throughout the country and abroad to be evaluated and treated at our tertiary referral center with exceptional experience with these diseases. Our program,...
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) ProgramInternal Medicine
Our highly trained and skilled specialists treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), an inflammatory lung disease that obstructs airflow from the lungs and makes it increasingly difficult to breathe. If you suffer from COPD, you may experience flare-ups that require hospitalization, and may leave you feeling weaker. Our physicians can tailor treatment plans to help you manage your COPD so that you can live your life to the fullest. They are also exploring therapies and medications that can help patients in the future.
AIDS Care ProgramInternal Medicine, Pediatrics
Established in 1984 in response to the increasing number of individuals being treated for HIV/AIDS at Yale New Haven Hospital, our AIDS Care Program offers comprehensive services for adults, adolescents and children with HIV.We provide primary and consultative medical care, counseling and testing, social services, patient and family support groups, and women's health services. Our participating physicians are board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease. In addition to routine diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care, specialty services are available in psychiatry, neurology, hematology, dermatology, women's health and substance-abuse counseling.
Our faculty and staff are uncompromising in their commitment to the welfare of children and adolescents. One of two major pediatric centers in Connecticut, we offer an extensive range of services for patients and physicians through our 14 specialties. In addition, we have several interdisciplinary centers and programs that involve collaborations with multiple departments throughout Yale Medicine and Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital. Thanks to our reputation for comprehensive pediatric care, we serve as a regional and national center for referral and consultation.Many of our physicians are internationally recognized for their innovative approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of conditions, including arrhythmias, diabetes, pediatric...