Dr. Daniel J Diekema MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Daniel Diekema is an infectious disease specialist in Iowa City, Iowa. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: Healthcare Associated Infections, Microbiology

Education & Medical Training

University of Virginia
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1992

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1992 - 1995

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Rapid Detection of Antibiotic-Resistant Organism Carriage for Infection Prevention.
Diekema, D. J.,Pfaller, M. A.

Evaluation of pneumococcal serotyping by multiplex PCR and quellung reactions.
Richter, S. S.,Heilmann, K. P.,Dohrn, C. L.,Riahi, F.,Diekema, D. J.,Doern, G. V.

Frequency of fks mutations among Candida glabrata isolates from a 10-year global collection of bloodstream infection isolates.
Castanheira, M.,Woosley, L. N.,Messer, S. A.,Diekema, D. J.,Jones, R. N.,Pfaller, M. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select
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