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Infectious disease

Infectious diseases are caused by viruses, bacteria, fungi or parasites. These diseases can be transmitted through multiple sources, including insects, animals, food and water.

Infection care in Western North Carolina

The board certified infectious disease team can assist with diagnosing or treatment of infections. In addition to prescribing oral and IV antibiotics, we offer pre-travel vaccinations and post-travel onset of illness. We are also state certified to administer yellow fever vaccines. Each physician has 9-10 years of education specializing in infectious diseases.

Available Vaccinations

  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis A & B combination
  • Polio (inactivated)
  • Typhoid
  • Tetanus Diphtheria Toxoid
  • TD Acellular Pertussis
  • Yellow Fever
  • Meningococcal
  • Rabies
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Influenza
  • Haemophilus Influenzae B
  • Pneumococcal
  • MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)

International Travel

Mission Infectious Disease Associates provide the following services related to international travel:

  • Pre-travel vaccination recommendations
  • Pre-travel vaccinations
  • Post-travel evaluations for illnesses that occur during or immediately after foreign travel

Infectious Disease First Visit Requirements

  • All medical records related to your condition
  • A list of all prescription and over-the-counter medications you take, including birth control
  • A list of all herbal remedies you take
  • A list of any allergies you may have

Our Infectious disease Locations

Asheville Specialty Hospital
428 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
 (828) 213 - 5400
Asheville Specialty Hospital
428 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
 (828) 213 - 5400