Dr. Surbhi Leekha MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Surbhi Leekha is an infectious disease specialist in Baltimore, Maryland and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Maryland Medical Center and Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System-Baltimore Division. She received her medical degree from All India Institute of Medical Sciences and has been in practice for 12 years. She is one of 72 doctors at University of Maryland Medical Center and one of 46 at Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System-Baltimore Division who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2004–2007

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2007–2010

All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

MD State Medical License
Active through 2014

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Successful implementation of a unit-based quality nurse to reduce central line-associated bloodstream infections.
Thom, K. A.,Li, S.,Custer, M.,Preas, M. A.,Rew, C. D.,Cafeo, C.,Leekha, S.,Caffo, B. S.,Scalea, T. M.,Lissauer, M. E.

Comparison of total hospital-acquired bloodstream infections to central line-associated bloodstream infections and implications for outcome measures in infection control.
Leekha, S.,Li, S.,Thom, K. A.,Preas, M. A.,Caffo, B. S.,Morgan, D. J.,Harris, A. D.

Asymptomatic Clostridium difficile colonization in a tertiary care hospital: Admission prevalence and risk factors.
Leekha, S.,Aronhalt, K. C.,Sloan, L. M.,Patel, R.,Orenstein, R.

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