Dr. Ume Lubna Abbas MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Ume Abbas is an infectious disease specialist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Cleveland Clinic Foundation. She received her medical degree from King Edward Medical University and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Abbas accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 32 doctors at Cleveland Clinic Foundation who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliation

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Education & Medical Training

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996 - 1999

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2000 - 2003

King Edward Medical University
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Antiretroviral Treatment, Preexposure Prophylaxis, and Drug Resistance in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Consensus Among Mathematical Models.
Abbas, U. L.,Glaubius, R.,Hood, G.,Mellors, J. W.

Preexposure prophylaxis will have a limited impact on HIV-1 drug resistance in sub-Saharan Africa: a comparison of mathematical models.
van de Vijver, D. A.,Nichols, B. E.,Abbas, U. L.,Boucher, C. A.,Cambiano, V.,Eaton, J. W.,Glaubius, R.,Lythgoe, K.,Mellors, J.,Phillips, A.,Sigaloff, K. C.,Hallett, T. B.

Antiretroviral Therapy and Pre-exposure Prophylaxis: Combined Impact on HIV-1 Transmission and Drug Resistance in South Africa.
Abbas, U. L.,Glaubius, R.,Mubayi, A.,Hood, G.,Mellors, J. W.

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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 Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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