Dr. Louis B Polish MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Louis Polish is an infectious disease specialist in Burlington, Vermont and is affiliated with Fletcher Allen Health Care. He received his medical degree from University of Vermont College of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Fletcher Allen Health Care who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliation

Fletcher Allen Health Care

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981 - 1984

University of Colorado
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1986 - 1989

Boston University Medical Center
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1985 - 1986

University of Vermont College of Medicine
Class of 1981

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

Publications & Presentations

Acute meningoencephalitis caused by adenovirus serotype 26.
Dubberke, E.R., Tu, B., Rivet, D.J., Storch, G.A., Apisarnthanarak, A., Schmidt, R.E., Weiss, S., Polish, L.B.

The impact of bedside behavior on catheter-related bacteremia in the intensive care unit.
Coopersmith, C.M., Zack, J.E., Ward, M.R., Sona, C.S., Schallom, M.E., Everett, S.J., Huey, W.Y., Garrison, T.M., McDonald, J., Buchman, T.G., Boyle, W.A., Fraser, V.J., Polish, L.B.

Stenotrophomonas maltophilia intestinal colonization in hospitalized oncology patients with diarrhea.
Apisarnthanarak, A., Fraser, V.J., Dunne, W.M., Little, J.R., Hoppe-Bauer, J., Mayfield, J.L., Polish, L.B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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