James  A.  Platts-Mills

James A. Platts-Mills, MD

Division:
General Internal Medicine Appointment
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.982.1700
Primary Location:

PO Box 801340

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Directions
Phone:
434.982.1700
Fax:
434.924.0075
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine
Research Interests:

Enteric diseases, molecular diagnostics and tropical medicine.

Clinical Practice:
Tinea Capitis (Scalp Infection), Genital Herpes, 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, Methicillin-Resistant Staph Infection (MRSA), Internal Medicine
Languages:
Spanish
About
Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography

James A. Platts-Mills, MD was born in London, England and moved to Charlottesville in 1983. He attended Princeton University, where he majored in philosophy and returned to UVA for medical school in 2005. After completing his internal medicine residency at the University of California, San Francisco in 2012, Platts-Mills returned to UVA for his fellowship training in infectious diseases. He joined the University of Virginia School of Medicine faculty in 2015. His clinical interests include general infectious diseases and tropical medicine. His research focuses on the application of novel quantitative molecular diagnostics to the epidemiology of enteric diseases in children in developing countries.

Education
Primary:
University of Virginia
Residency:
University of California - San Francisco
Fellowships:
University of Virginia
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