Dr. Tobi Beth Karchmer MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Tobi Karchmer is an infectious disease specialist in Sparks Glencoe, Maryland. She received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Karchmer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992–1995

University of Virginia
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1996–1999

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Better tests, better care: improved diagnostics for infectious diseases.
Caliendo, A. M.,Gilbert, D. N.,Ginocchio, C. C.,Hanson, K. E.,May, L.,Quinn, T. C.,Tenover, F. C.,Alland, D.,Blaschke, A. J.,Bonomo, R. A.,Carroll, K. C.,Ferraro, M. J.,Hirschhorn, L. R.,Joseph, W. P.,Karchmer, T.,Macintyre, A. T.,Reller, L. B.,Jackson, A. F.

Prospective, multicenter evaluation of the BD GeneOhm VanR assay for direct, rapid detection of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus species in perianal and rectal specimens.
Usacheva, E.A., Ginocchio, C.C., Morgan, M., Maglanoc, G., Mehta, M.S., Tremblay, S., Karchmer, T.B., Peterson, L.R.

Health care-associated bloodstream infections associated with negative- or positive-pressure or displacement mechanical valve needleless connectors.
Jarvis, W.R., Murphy, C., Hall, K.K., Fogle, P.J., Karchmer, T.B., Harrington, G., Salgado, C., Giannetta, E.T., Cameron, C., Sherertz, R.J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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