Gerald R Donowitz

Gerald R Donowitz, MD

Division:
Infectious Diseases and International Health
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.982.1700
Primary Location:

PO Box 800466

Charlottesville, VA 22908-0466

Directions
Phone:
434.982.1700
Fax:
434.924.0075
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine, 1977; Infectious Diseases, 1980
Research Interests:

White cell interactions with bacteria

Clinical Practice:
Meningitis (Bacterial and Viral)-child, Tinea Capitis (Scalp Infection), Genital Herpes, Gonorrhea, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV Infection and AIDS, Influenza, Lyme Disease, Measles, Epidemic Parotitis (Mumps), Onychomycosis, Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection), Syphilis, Tuberculosis (TB), Genital Warts, Pneumonia, Methicillin-Resistant Staph Infection (MRSA), Infectious Diseases
About
Title:
Professor of Internal Medicine
Biography

Gerald Donowitz, MD, is a professor of internal medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health at UVA. 

Born in New Jersey, Dr. Donowitz attended Brandeis University and earned his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He came to Charlottesville in 1974 and completed his internship, residency, and infectious diseases fellowship at UVA. After his training, he joined the faculty as an assistant professor of internal medicine, and became a full professor in 1994. He currently serves as vice-chair for medical education and directs the Housestaff Training Program.

Awards
  • 2015-2018 Best Doctors in America® List 
Education
Primary:
University of Pennsylvania, 1974
Residency:
Medicine, University of Virginia
Fellowships:
Infectious Diseases, University of Virginia