Dr. Muthayipalayam C Thirumoorthi MD Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Muthayipalayam Thirumoorthi is a pediatric infectious disease specialist in Detroit, Michigan and is affiliated with St. John Hospital and Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stanley Medical College SMC and has been in practice for 43 years. He is one of 2 doctors at St. John Hospital and Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist: General Pediatric Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Pediatrics, 1972–1974

Children's Hospital of MI
Residency, Pediatrics, 1974–1975

Brooklyn Hospital Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1971–1972

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1975–1977

Stanley Medical College SMC
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

MI State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Prevalence of nasal colonization among patients with community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection and their household contacts.
Zafar, U., Johnson, L.B., Hanna, M., Riederer, K., Sharma, M., Fakih, M.G., Thirumoorthi, M.C., Farjo, R., Khatib, R.

Bacterial meningitis in children.
Thirumoorthi, M. C.

Sequential peripartum herpes simplex virus type 2 disease in parents and their newborn mimicking intrafamily spread of common viruses.
Klauber, E. V., Thirumoorthi, M. C., Khatib, R.

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