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Dr. Sharon Lee Reed, MD

Dr. Sharon Lee Reed, MD

Infectious Disease Specialist

39 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Sharon L. Reed, MD, is a board-certified infectious disease specialist and physician with UC San Diego Health. Since 1994, she has also been director of the clinical microbiology laboratory at UC San Diego Health.Her research investigates the mechanisms of virulence of two parasites: Entamoeba histolytica, which causes amebic liver abscesses and dysentery, and Toxoplasma gondii, which is associated with central nervous system infection in individuals with AIDS. She also works internationally on new drugs for parasites and better diagnostic tools for infectious diseases in resource limited settings. Dr. Reed completed a residency in internal medicine and fellowship in infectious diseases at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She earned her medical degree from Harvard Medical School and a masters degree in tropical medicine from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She is board certified in internal medicine, infectious disease and medical microbiology.UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/Pages/id.aspx.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Infectious Disease Specialist

    Education & Training

    St Luke'S-Roosevelt H-Roosevel, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    Medical Degree - Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

    Other Degree - UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego

    Medical Degree - Professor of Pathology and Medicine

    Other Degree - London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK

    Medical Degree - Infectious Disease Specialist

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    Medical Procedures Performed

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Reed's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    UC San Diego Health - Hillcrest: Medical Offices South - Infectious Disease/ Skin Testing TB

    4168 Front Street

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (619) 543-5890

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    UC San Diego Health

    200 West Arbor Dr

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    UC San Diego Health - Hillcrest: Medical Offices South

    4168 Front Street

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Sharon Reed accepting new patients?

    Yes, Sharon Reed is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Sharon Reed offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Reed's office at (619) 543-5890 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Sharon Reed offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Reed's office at (619) 543-5890 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Sharon Reed speak?

    Sharon Reed speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Sharon Reed have?

    Sharon Reed is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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