Children with serious infections or unusual susceptibility to infections receive the highest quality care at WVU Medicine Children’s. Pediatric infectious disease and immunology experts provide leading-edge treatments.

We treat all types of infectious disease, including:

  • bacterial and viral infections
  • pneumonia
  • meningitis and viral meningitis
  • bacterial meningitis in newborns
  • tropical diseases
  • sepsis
  • fevers of unknown origin
  • frequent/recurrent infections
  • staph infections
  • food-borne illness
  • E-coli
  • salmonella
  • immunodeficiency disorders

WVU Medicine Health Report: Lyme Disease in West Virginia


Some of the services we offer include:

  • evaluation
  • medication
  • antimicrobials
  • disease management for infectious diseases and immune deficiencies
  • consultations
  • medical travel advice