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Dr. Andrew P. Jameson, MD

Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Andrew P. Jameson MD is a top Infectious Disease Specialist in Grand Rapids, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Andrew P. Jameson MD is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Andrew P. Jameson MD is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Andrew P. Jameson MD is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Grand Rapids, MI, Dr. Andrew P. Jameson MD is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Andrew P. Jameson, MD
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Accepting new patients

Can my CPAP machine aggravate my sinus infection?

Absolutely. There is the risk of bacterial overgrowth that can cause both allergic reactions and infection. It should be cleaned regularly according to the manufacturer recommendations. READ MORE
Absolutely. There is the risk of bacterial overgrowth that can cause both allergic reactions and infection. It should be cleaned regularly according to the manufacturer recommendations.

Can a shingles infection come on the buttocks and thighs?

Shingles can reactive anywhere on the body. It lays dormant in the doral root ganglion of your spinal cord and can come out anywhere. Shingles should prompt a presentation to the READ MORE
Shingles can reactive anywhere on the body. It lays dormant in the doral root ganglion of your spinal cord and can come out anywhere. Shingles should prompt a presentation to the doctor though as it can be treated with antivirals and you may be a candidate for vaccination.

If my daughter has a viral infection, why did the doctor prescribe antibiotics?

You are absolutely correct that antibiotics should be used only to treat probable bacterial infections. Unfortunately, many doctors feel that patients are always asking to be given READ MORE
You are absolutely correct that antibiotics should be used only to treat probable bacterial infections. Unfortunately, many doctors feel that patients are always asking to be given a prescription rather than taking the time to truly dig into what is actually going on. I am not recommending that you get a new doctor but it is very reasonable to ask this question to your doctor. I think if your doctor feels that it is consistent with a viral syndrome then antibiotics are not indicated. It is important to know that nothing we do is without risks or potential side effects. Therefore we must have a good indication to proceed with a specific treatment.

Zika virus?

Zika is still a definite concern. https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/zika-travel-information This is a great resource for finding out where Zika transmission is active and where READ MORE
Zika is still a definite concern. https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/zika-travel-information

This is a great resource for finding out where Zika transmission is active and where it has been previously.

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