Dr. Richard Byrd Pollard MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Richard Pollard is an infectious disease specialist in Sacramento, California and is affiliated with University of California, Davis Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 4 doctors at University of California, Davis Medical Center who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Grady Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973 - 1975

Ohio State University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1971

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Safety, Tolerability, and Immunogenicity of Repeated Doses of DermaVir, a Candidate Therapeutic HIV Vaccine, in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving Combination Antiretroviral Therapy: Results of the ACTG 5176 Trial.
Rodriguez, B.,Asmuth, D. M.,Matining, R. M.,Spritzler, J.,Jacobson, J. M.,Mailliard, R. B.,Li, X. D.,Martinez, A. I.,Tenorio, A. R.,Lori, F.,Lisziewicz, J.,Yesmin, S.,Rinaldo, C. R.,Pollard, R. B.

Older HIV-infected patients on antiretroviral therapy have B-cell expansion and attenuated CD4 cell increases with immune activation reduction.
Kalayjian, R. C.,Spritzler, J.,Matining, R. M.,Fiscus, S. A.,Gross, B. H.,Francis, I. R.,Pollard, R. B.,Lederman, M. M.,Landay, A.

Impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation on CD4+ T-cell repopulation in duodenal and rectal mucosa.
Hayes, T. L.,Asmuth, D. M.,Critchfield, J. W.,Knight, T. H.,McLaughlin, B. E.,Yotter, T.,McConnell, D. H.,Garcia, J. C.,Pollard, R. B.,Shacklett, B. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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