What We Treat

We provide treatment and follow-up care to children and young adults who have a variety of conditions related to infectious diseases, including:

  • Infections with resistant organisms
  • Antiviral and antifungal therapies
  • Fevers of unknown origin
  • Frequent, recurrent or unusual infections
  • Diagnosis and management of HIV and AIDS
  • Serious or life-threatening infections
  • Infections with unusual organisms
  • Medical management of bone or joint infections
  • Recurrent skin and soft tissue infections
  • Infections in individuals with suppressed immune systems
  • Congenital infections

Children with an HIV infection should call the Grady Ponce de Leon Center at 404-616-6323 to make an appointment.

Services We Offer

For children and adolescents who have an infectious disease, we provide:

  • Consultations 
  • Expert treatment 
  • Follow-up care 

Innovative research

Our team is also involved in a variety of clinical research projects with an emphasis on the following areas:

  • Causes of diarrheal illness 
  • Clinical trials of vaccines and antibiotics 
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) 
  • Immunity to infectious diseases 
  • Malaria 
  • Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and vaccine advancements 
  • Tuberculosis

Learn more about research at Children's

Meet the Team

Meet our infectious disease specialists

Our team includes the following doctors who specialize in pediatric infectious diseases.

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