Infectious Diseases

We have been treating and fighting Infectious Diseases long before the COVID-19 pandemic

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Meet with our Infectious Diseases Specialist through a secure video call.
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Patient Testimonials

Javeed Siddiqui MD’s Telemedicine infectious disease services are indispensable, providing excellent, personable ID physician specialists with impeccable credentials and experience. TeleMed2U’s services have helped improve patient safety and quality of care. Furthermore, Dr Siddiqui has facilitated our hospital achieving phenomenal antibiotic stewardship which has led to improved antibiotic sensitivities for resistant organisms, improved outcomes and reduction in antibiotics associated harms. His team not only consults, they teach providers as they consult. TeleMed2U’s  services have been appreciated and adopted by our hospitalists, ER physicians and surgeons.
TeleMed2U Patient
My doctor answered and helped me with all my health issues.  Friendly and very approachable. Medications and  procedures are well explained and easy to.follow.  Overall experience was fantastic. Fast and easy connections.
TeleMed2U Patient
Love the way TeleMed2U is set up, very convenient. Had a pleasant experience with my doctor  and the  staff.
TeleMed2U Patient

Meet Your Care Team

About Infectious Diseases

How does Telemedicine work with Infectious Diseases?

TeleMed2U has a team of Infectious Disease physicians that provide hospital based consultations. With the shortage of Infectious Diseases doctors across the country, hospitals can access our Infectious Disease Specialists via state-of-the-art telehealth tools.

The importance of Infectious Disease expertise and care has never been greater in modern history. Our team of Infectious Disease specialists are dedicated to meeting the technical and the humanistic aspects of healthcare delivery.

While telemedicine is our form of healthcare delivery, it does not change the standard of care.

What are some common Infectious Diseases treated by TeleMed2U Specialists?

Some of the commonly treated Infectious diseases are:
* Antibiotic-resistant infections (e.g. CRE)
* Bacterial, fungal, viral & parasitic infections
* COVID-19
* Gastroenteritis
* Meningitis
* Pneumonia
* Surgical site infections
* Traumatic injury infections
* Tuberculosis
* Urinary Tract Infections

We also provide Consultative Services for the following:
* Infectious Disease In-Patient Consultations
- ICU Consultations
- ED/Floor Consultations
- Follow Up Patient Consultations
* Infectious Disease On-Call Coverage
* Physician-to-Physician Telephone Consultations

Frequently Asked Questions

You have questions, we have answers.
If you can’t find an answer to your question below, feel free to contact us.

What is TeleMed2U?

TeleMed2U is a multispecialty telemedicine provider, proudly serving patients directly, enabling patients to visit doctors face to face over video, through our online platform. Our network of board-certified physicians is span across more than 20 different medical specialties.

What can be treated through Telemedicine?

From behavioral health to endocrinology, our online doctors can help you with a variety of medical conditions spanning over 20 specialties.

Our doctors can provide specialist care for chronic health conditions (like diabetes management by an endocrinologist) or second opinions (for example an epilepsy disorder evaluation by a neurologist).

Outside of acute and emergent issues, such as those requiring someone to go to an emergency Department or to call 911, telemedicine can help evaluate your clinical condition.

How much does it cost?

TeleMed2U accepts most insurances. Pricing varies based on your insurance plan. Visits can be as low as $75 without insurance. When paying out of pocket, pricing is always provided before a visit and you’ll never get a surprise bill from us or your insurance provider.

View our pricing details.

What insurance do you accept?

At TeleMed2U we accept most insurance plans, view all plans.

Can I use my Medicare plan?

Yes, we accept Medicare. Exclusions may apply for certain specialties.

Do I need a referral from my primary care physician?

Most patients do not need a referral to see a specialist at TeleMed2U. If your insurance company requires a referral, our staff will work with you to obtain the required referral.

How do I schedule my initial appointment with a TeleMed2U specialist?

You can self-schedule an appointment through our scheduling portal.

If you have questions regarding scheduling your appointment, please call (916) 740-3721 or  [(855) 446-TM2U (8628)

Who do I call if I need to cancel or reschedule my specialty visit?

Please call us at (916) 740-3721 or (855) 446-TM2U (8628) should you need to make a change to your appointment.

Can the consult be done on a mobile device?

Consults can be done on mobile devices with the correct software video and audio capabilities. One of our scheduling team members can assist you with questions specific to your device.

How long is an appointment?

Appointment duration will vary based on the medical specialty and if this is your first or a follow up appointment.

What are the next steps after my appointment with the specialist?

Next steps after a visit with one of our doctors is no different than when you see a doctor in person. The usual next steps are to schedule a follow-up appointment, get any tests or labs that your doctor may have ordered. Our staff can help you schedule your next appointment.

Can your doctor prescribe medication and how do I receive my prescription?

TeleMed2U doctors can prescribe medications like any other doctor you visit.

When it comes to prescriptions, our doctors evaluate the medical need before prescribing.

The prescriptions are sent electronically to the pharmacy of your choice.

We currently do not prescribe certain controlled substances like narcotics or benzodiazepines.

Can your doctors prescribe refills for my existing medications?

TeleMed2U providers can refill medications when appropriate.

How do I obtain my imaging, test or lab orders?

All orders are sent electronically to the location of your choice.

Is my consult private and secure?

Yes, TeleMed2U’s platform is private and secure meeting HIPAA AND HITECH regulations

All interactions between you and your doctor are encrypted so they remain strictly confidential.

I have a question that isn’t listed here. Can you help me?

Please contact us at (916) 740-3721 or (855) 446-TM2U (8628) or email us at info@telemed2u.com

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