Infectious Diseases

Infectious diseases are caused by microscopic organisms, including bacteria, viruses, fungi and animal parasites that penetrate the body's natural barriers and multiply to create symptoms.

Infectious diseases consultations are available for: 

  • Bacterial infections 
  • Viral infections 
  • Fungal infections 
  • HIV and infections in immunocompromised host 
  • Vector-borne infections (mosquitoes, ticks, etc.) 
  • Fever of unknown origin 
  • Travel and international medicine

Pediatric infectious diseases -– Services are provided by W. Charles Huskins, M.D., a skilled specialist from Mayo Clinic. 

Contact Us

Hospital and Clinic
507-625-4031
800-327-3721 (toll-free)

877-412-7575 (appointments)

Where to Find Us

Hospital and Clinic
1025 Marsh St.
Mankato, MN 56001