Meet Our Physicians & Staff


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Infectious Disease Associates
Physicians' Office Building
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Suite 314
725 Irving Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: 315 464-9360
Fax: 315 464-9361

Donald C Blair, MD
Donald C Blair, MD
315 464-5815
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Infectious Diseases; Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea; Antibiotic-Resistant Infections; Bacterial Meningitis in Adults; Bladder Infection; Bone Infection; more
Education: Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
Research Interests:

Renal function in HIV disease. Tachycardia in HIV infected patients. Antibiotic Pharmacokinetic. Antibiotic stewardship.

Clinical Interests: HIV care. Infectious Diseases consultation. Tuberculosis control: Onondaga County Health Department.

Jennifer L Coyne, NP
Jennifer L Coyne, NP
315 464-8668

Timothy Endy, MD, MPH
Timothy Endy, MD, MPH
315 464-5815
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Internal Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea; Antibiotic-Resistant Infections; Bacterial Meningitis in Adults; Bladder Infection; more
Education: Uniformed Services University, F. Edward Herbert School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD
Research Interests:

Understanding the epidemiology and pathogenesis of viral hemorrhagic and encephalitic arboviruses and host-vector interactions.


Ambika P Eranki, MD
Ambika P Eranki, MD
315 464-5815
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Internal Medicine; Infectious Diseases
Associations/Memberships: International AIDS Society (IAS); American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygeine (ASTMH); Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)

Tasaduq Fazili, MBBS
Tasaduq Fazili, MBBS
315 464-5815
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Internal Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea; Antibiotic-Resistant Infections; Bacterial Meningitis in Adults; Bladder Infection; more
Education: Govt Medical College, Srinagar, India
Associations/Memberships: Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA); American College of Physicians (ACP); American Medical Association; Oklahoma State Medical Association

Waleed Javaid, MD, FACP, FIDSA
Waleed Javaid, MD, FACP, FIDSA
315 464-5815
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Internal Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea; Antibiotic-Resistant Infections; Bacterial Meningitis in Adults; Bladder Infection; more
Education: Allama Iqbal Medical College, University of Punjab, Pakistan
Research Interests:

-Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology

Education Interests:

-Fever physiology and cytokines

Clinical Interests:

-Antimicrobial Resistence
-Influenza
-Syndromic Surveillance

Associations/Memberships: American Medical Association; American College of Physicians (ACP); Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA); Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America

Kristopher M Paolino, MD
Kristopher M Paolino, MD
315 464-5815
Education: SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Associations/Memberships: Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA); American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygeine (ASTMH); American Medical Association; Armed Forces Infectious Diseases Society (AFIDS); Greater Washington Infectious Diseases Society (GWIDS); American College of Physicians (ACP)

Mark Polhemus, MD
Mark Polhemus, MD
315 464-5815
Education: Brown University
Associations/Memberships: American College of Physicians (ACP); American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygeine (ASTMH)

Elizabeth Asiago Reddy, MD
Elizabeth Asiago Reddy, MD
315 464-5815
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Anal Intraepithelial Neoplasia; Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea; Antibiotic-Resistant Infections; Bacterial Meningitis in Adults; Cat Scratch Disease; Chickenpox; more
Education: University of Rochester
Research Interests:

HIV testing

HCV testing

HIV care and retention

Education Interests:

Infectious Diseases

Clinical Interests:

HIV infection

Associations/Memberships: Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA); International AIDS Society (IAS)

Jennifer A Schumacher, PA
Jennifer A Schumacher, PA
315 464-5533
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Infectious Diseases

Stephen J Thomas, MD
Stephen J Thomas, MD
315 464-5815
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Internal Medicine; Infectious Diseases
Education: Albany Medical College, NY
Associations/Memberships: Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA); American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygeine (ASTMH); American College of Physicians (ACP); Greater Washington Infectious Diseases Society (GWIDS); Virology Association of Thailand; Armed Forces Infectious Diseases Society (AFIDS); Association of Military Surgeons of the United States (AMSUS)

Support Staff

A team of qualified support staff assist our physicians in all aspects of a patient's medical care including scheduling, assisting with diagnostic testing, education and teaching, assisting with direct patient care, assisting with billing, and being available to answer generalized questions and concerns.

Infectious Disease Associates Nursing Staff

Our nurses are available to respond to specific patient questions, provide ongoing patient care, patient education, and provide support to the physicians.

Michelle Scott
Michelle Scott, LPN,
Practice Manager

 

Administrative and Secretarial Staff

Our Secretarial staff, function as schedulers and receptionists.

Helen Anastasiou
Helen Anastasiou