Infectious Diseases

Our Infectious Diseases team treats the entire spectrum of infections in adults, including MRSA infections, meningitis, encephalitis, head and neck infections, osteomyelitis and other bone and joint infections, pneumonia, tuberculosis, HIV, hepatitis, gastroenteritis, herpes, tick-borne illnesses, tropical diseases such as malaria, and others. The team also routinely manages patients who require outpatient intravenous antibiotic therapy.

All of our physicians are board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases. Our team collaborates with primary care and other specialty physicians to ensure that patients receive the highest level of care.

The team also partners with the Public Health Department, CDC, local hospitals, and news/media outlets in regards to community support, providing educational expertise and control and prevention tactics. 

For those needing Travel Clinic services including vaccines and guidance, please contact the New Hanover County Health Department at 910.798.6500 or http://health.nhcgov.com/.

Wilmington Health is now offering WH Anywhere, Virtual Visits! Please call into your doctor’s office today to inquire on appointment options, as most can be conducted via a Virtual Visit.

Our Infectious Diseases providers

Wilmington - Silver Stream
Gina Berthold, MD
Paul Kamitsuka, MD, DTM&H
Matthew Sincock, MD
Emily Murtha, FNP-C

Learn more about Infectious Diseases

Coronavirus Covid-19
Pediatric Infection Detectives
If your child has a recurrent or mysterious illness, we can help!
Antibiotics Aren't Always the Answer
6 Simple and Smart Facts about Antibiotic Use
Ticks and Lyme Disease
Gastroenteritis
Meningitis