Dr. Michael Edward Blocker MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Michael Blocker is an infectious disease specialist in Burlington, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alamance Regional Medical Center and Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Massachusetts Medical School and has been in practice for 20 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Alamance Regional Medical Center and one of 53 at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994 - 1997

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1997 - 2002

University of Massachusetts Medical School
Class of 1994

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

Quantification of Chlamydia trachomatis elementary bodies in urine by ligase chain reaction.
Blocker, M.E., Krysiak, R.G., Behets, F., Cohen, M.S., Hobbs, M.M.

Clonal relationships among high-level penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in the United States.
Doern, G. V., Brueggemann, A. B., Blocker, M., Dunne, M., Holley, H. P., Kehl, K. S., Duval, J., Kugler, K., Putnam, S., Rauch, A., Pfaller, M. A.

Antimicrobial susceptibility of nasopharyngeal isolates of potential pathogens recovered from infants before antibiotic therapy: implications for the management of otitis media.
Faden, H., Doern, G., Wolf, J., Blocker, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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