Dr. Babafemi Olapoju Taiwo MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Babafemi Taiwo is an infectious disease specialist in Chicago, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Ibadan and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 53 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 32 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Berkshire Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1997

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2005 - 2007

University of Ibadan
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Virologic Response, Early HIV-1 Decay, and Maraviroc Pharmacokinetics With the Nucleos(t)ide-Free Regimen of MaravIroc Plus Darunavir/Ritonavir in a Pilot Study.
Taiwo, B.,Acosta, E. P.,Ryscavage, P.,Berzins, B.,Lu, D.,Lalezari, J.,Castro, J.,Adeyemi, O.,Kuritzkes, D. R.,Eron, J. J.,Tsibris, A.,Swindells, S.

Comparison of cardiovascular disease risk markers in HIV-infected patients receiving abacavir and tenofovir: the nucleoside inflammation, coagulation and endothelial function (NICE) study.
Wohl, D. A.,Arnoczy, G.,Fichtenbaum, C. J.,Campbell, T.,Taiwo, B.,Hicks, C.,McComsey, G. A.,Koletar, S.,Sax, P.,Tebas, P.,Ha, B.,Massengale, K.,Walsh, K.,Stein, J. H.

Factors associated with remaining on initial randomized efavirenz-containing regimens.
Smurzynski, M.,Wu, K.,Schouten, J. T.,Lok, J. J.,Bosch, R. J.,Taiwo, B.,Johnson, V. A.,Collier, A. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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