Dr. Joseph J Klimek MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Joseph Klimek is an infectious disease specialist in Hartford, Connecticut and is affiliated with Hartford Hospital. He received his medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. Dr. Klimek accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 13 doctors at Hartford Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease, Healthcare Associated Infections

Clinical Interests: Public health, Pharmacology, Hospital medicine, Hospital epidemiology, antibiotic pharmacokinetics, multiply resistant organisms

Hospital Affiliation

Hartford Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Hartford Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1972 - 1975

Penn State College of Medicine
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): the Hartford Hospital experience.
Klimek, J.J.

A short history of the Department of Medicine at Hartford Hospital.
Klimek, J.J.

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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