The Department of Infectious Diseases at SIMS Hospital cares for children, adolescents and adult with a variety of infections. The infectious disease practices at SIMS Hospital are designed to meet the needs of patients in the hospital and in the outpatient setting. Experts within the specialty work identify and treat infections that arise from exposure to infectious diseases, or that follow organ transplantation and other surgical procedures.

Infectious Diseases is a new specialty in India deal in antibody selection, difficult infections and fever. The Department also conducts research to improve knowledge and effective treatment for infectious diseases. Focus areas for infectious disease experts include:

  • HIV Infection & AIDS
  • Hepatitis (HBV / HCV)
  • TB & Multiple Drug Resistant TB (MDRTb)
  • Organ Transplantation associated infections
  • Hospital Acquired Infections
  • Pediatric as well as Adult Vaccination
  • Endocarditis
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Tropical Infections: Malaria, Dengue, Typhoid
  • Infections related to compromised immunity (prevention and treatment)
  • Infection Control
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Antibody Stewardship
  • Blood stream infections
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Central nervous system infections including meningitis
  • Meningitis
  • Parasitic diseases
  • Infections associated with medical
  • Viral infections devices and procedures
  • Fungal infections
  • Postsurgical infections
  • Sepsis
  • Pneumonia
  • Travel Vaccination / Travel advice
  • Infections associated with organ transplantation
  • Antibody usage policies