Infectious Disease & Travel Medicine
Pentucket Medical’s board certified specialists in Infectious Disease, Joseph Gross, MD and Karen Mello, MD have years of experience in the evaluation and treatment of conditions such as undiagnosed fevers, HIV infection, tuberculosis, bone and joint infections, skin and soft tissue infections. “In today’s world, of travel and complex illnesses,” says Dr. Gross, “this specialty is a great resource and provides real cures.” If you’re traveling abroad, our specialists provide health consultations, including necessary vaccinations.
Pentucket Medical looks to provide you with the most responsive care possible. Our on-site laboratories make it easy for you to get the diagnostic tests you need and enable you to get your results faster. Our team approach means your specialist and Primary Care Physician stay in constant contact. This allows your PCP to do the vital work of managing your overall health and making sure that your medications and treatment all work to your benefit. Our Electronic Medical Record (EMR) ensures that everyone on your care team always has access to your most recent health information. And if your treatment involves a hospital stay, our specialists have privileges at a number of local hospitals. We know how reassuring it is to have consistent medical attention from familiar physicians.
Pentucket Medical Infectious Disease specialists also play central roles in the region’s hospitals, providing leadership in the prevention, control, and treatment of infections.
Pentucket Medical offers treatment for Infectious Disease in the following locations:
Haverhill, MA: (978) 521-3270
RiverWalk in Lawrence, MA: (978) 557-8900
Newburyport, MA: (978) 499-7400