Dr. Deepak Ariga MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Deepak Ariga is an infectious disease specialist in Hammond, Indiana and is affiliated with Franciscan St. Margaret Health - Hammond. He received his medical degree from Kasturba Medical College Manipal and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Ariga accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 15 doctors at Franciscan St. Margaret Health - Hammond who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1997 - 2000

Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2000 - 2002

Kasturba Medical College Manipal
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Possible overestimation of penicillin resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae colonization rates due to misidentification of oropharyngeal streptococci.
Wester, C. W., Ariga, D., Nathan, C., Rice, T. W., Pulvirenti, J., Patel, R., Kocka, F., Ortiz, J., Weinstein, R. A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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