Dr. Peter D Binstock MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Peter Binstock is an infectious disease specialist in Walnut Creek, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including John Muir Medical Center, Concord and John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek. He received his medical degree from University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Binstock accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at John Muir Medical Center, Concord and one of 10 at John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Clinical Interests: Infectious disease/immunology, Adult ID; Viral Hepatitis; OPAT

Education & Medical Training

VA Medical Center (Martinez CA)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982–1984

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1981

VA Medical Center (Martinez CA)
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1984–1986

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 28 years in Infectious Disease

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Successful treatment of refractory disseminated Mycobacterium avium complex infection with the addition of linezolid and mefloquine.
Nannini, E. C., Keating, M., Binstock, P., Samonis, G., Kontoyiannis, D. P.

Cerebral cysticercosis in a 22-month-old infant.
Binstock, P. D., Azimi, P. H., Williams, R. A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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