Dr. Robert Holmes DO
Infectious Disease Specialist | Infectious Disease2501 CAPEHART RD OFFUTT AFB NE, 68113
Dr. Robert Holmes is an infectious disease specialist practicing in Dayton, OH. Dr. Holmes specializes in infections that are difficult to diagnose or unresponsive to treatments, such as HIV or airborne infections from a foreign country. Infectious disease specialists usually work with conditions that are not treatable by a primary physician but it is important to keep contact with the primary physician in order to receive information about the patients history and for deciding which diagnostic tests are appropriate.
Education and Training
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School 2002
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