Dr. Daniel J Skiest MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Daniel Skiest is an infectious disease specialist in Springfield, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baystate Medical Center and Boston Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Skiest accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Baystate Medical Center and one of 24 at Boston Medical Center who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

University of Maryland
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988–1991

University of Connecticut
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1992–1994

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 20 years in Infectious Disease

MA State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Toxoplasma encephalitis in an HIV-infected patient on highly active antiretroviral therapy despite sustained immune response.
Atreya, A. R.,Arora, S.,Gadiraju, V. T.,Martagon-Villamil, J.,Skiest, D. J.

Successful kidney transplantation from a hepatitis B surface antigen-positive donor to an antigen-negative recipient using a novel vaccination regimen.
Singh, G.,Hsia-Lin, A.,Skiest, D.,Germain, M.,O'Shea, M.,Braden, G.

Similar efficacy of raltegravir when used with or without a protease inhibitor in treatment-experienced patients.
Skiest, D.J., Cohen, C., Mounzer, K., Haigney, Z., Barker, D., Gottlieb, M., Bellman, P.C., Dejesus, E., Khanlou, H., Ruane, P.J., Hsiao, C., Abriola, K., Rashbaum, B., Bellos, N., Ward, D., Colson, A., Santiago, F., Habel, A., Garb, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois Blue Advantage HMO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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