Dr. Roger P. Baxter MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Roger Baxter is an infectious disease specialist in Oakland, California and is affiliated with Dameron Hospital. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Dameron Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliation

Dameron Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984–1986

Mount Zion Medical Center University of California
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1987–1989

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Impact of Vaccination on the Epidemiology of Varicella: 1995-2009.
Baxter, R.,Tran, T. N.,Ray, P.,Lewis, E.,Fireman, B.,Black, S.,Shinefield, H. R.,Coplan, P. M.,Saddier, P.

Absence of associations between influenza vaccines and increased risks of seizures, Guillain-Barré syndrome, encephalitis, or anaphylaxis in the 2012-2013 season.
Kawai, A. T.,Li, L.,Kulldorff, M.,Vellozzi, C.,Weintraub, E.,Baxter, R.,Belongia, E. A.,Daley, M. F.,Jacobsen, S. J.,Naleway, A.,Nordin, J. D.,Lee, G. M.

Effect of age on the risk of Fever and seizures following immunization with measles-containing vaccines in children.
Rowhani-Rahbar, A.,Fireman, B.,Lewis, E.,Nordin, J.,Naleway, A.,Jacobsen, S. J.,Jackson, L. A.,Tse, A.,Belongia, E. A.,Hambidge, S. J.,Weintraub, E.,Baxter, R.,Klein, N. P.

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