Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease

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Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease

Leigh Grossman, M.D.

Our division provides inpatient, outpatient and physician-to-physician telephone consultations for:

  • primary infectious diseases such as bacteremia (blood stream infection), pneumonia, meningitis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
  • complicated or prolonged infections
  • infections in high-risk patients (immunocompromised, cancer, neonates, prematurity, surgery, trauma, pulmonary, cardiac or renal disease)
  • infections in travelers, adopted children, and children from high-risk countries

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Clinical Services

Patients are seen by physician referral only.

Clinic Hours: Thursday 09:00-11:00

Location: 4th Floor, Primary Care Center
UVA Medical Center
1221 Lee Street, Charlottesville, VA 22908

Patients are seen in the Primary Care General Pediatric Clinic, and also in the Subspecialty or Surgical Clinics, and by referral in the Pediatric Infectious Disease Clinic.

Dianne Shifflett
Fax: 434-982-4246


Leigh B. Grossman, M.D.
J. Owen Hendley, M.D.
James P. Nataro, M.D., PhD, MBA
Ronald B. Turner, M.D.
Linda A. Waggoner-Fountain, M.D.
Theresa A. Schlager, M.D.

Health Information


Department of Pediatrics
P.O. Box 800386
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0386
Fax: 434-982-4246

Division Chief
Leigh B. Grossman, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics

Administrative Assistant
Dianne Shifflett