Surgery may put you at an increased risk for infection. The bigger your incision and the longer your surgery, the more at risk for an infection you may be. You may also be at a higher risk for infection if you have a weakened immune system or diabetes, or are obese.
Why Choose UHealth?
Advanced, specialized care to fight infections. From the latest diagnostic techniques to the newest evidence-based medicines, our infectious disease physicians offer specialized care for many infectious diseases including HIV, cytomegalovirus, fungal infections, mycobacterial infections, and more. We create personalized treatment plans based on the cause of your infection and your health to prevent and fight bacterial, fungal, and viral infections. You’ll have access to expert physicians, more treatment options, and supportive care that focuses on your needs.