Our team prevents and treats various infectious diseases in San Bernardino County and the surrounding communities. We’re committed to providing you with high-quality, compassionate care.

Our infectious diseases specialists are highly trained to diagnose and manage a wide range of infections, from HIV and sexually transmitted infections to Valley fever and infections in immunocompromised hosts. We partner with our patients and colleagues to create effective, individualized treatment plans.

Why Choose Us

  • All the experts you need: Our specialists provide a wide range of services, including the only Valley fever (coccidioidomycosis) clinic in the region.
  • Complete HIV/AIDS support: We are dedicated to supporting people living with HIV/AIDS. If you need help, we’re here to provide long-term and preventive treatments. Schedule now for HIV care.
  • Transplant experts: Our Transplant Institute provides specialized care for transplant recipients and immunocompromised hosts.
  • Trusted in our community: Healthcare providers in our area regularly refer their patients to us because they trust our expertise in diagnosing and treating infections.
  • Research: We participate in clinical trials to offer you leading edge research, such as outpatient HIV prevention (PrEP) and outpatient COVID-19 treatment.
  • Prioritizing our community: Our commitment to service led us to begin conducting mobile vaccine clinics to reach underserved communities with limited or no access to vaccines.

Conditions We Treat

  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Hospital and community acquired infections
  • Infections in solid organ transplants and immunocompromised hosts
  • Valley fever (coccidioidomycosis), an infection caused by a fungus
  • Orthopaedic and hardware-related infections, which can be caused by implanted devices
  • Cardiac and cardiac device infections, from a device such as a pacemaker, implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD), or left ventricular assist device (LVAD)
  • Hepatitis B and hepatitis C

Services We Offer

  • Antibiotic therapy
  • Antiretroviral therapy and PrEP (HIV prevention) therapy
  • Antiviral therapy
  • Antifungal therapy
  • Clinical trials

Clinical Trials for PrEP and COVID-19

We are currently conducting clinical trials in outpatient HIV prevention (PrEP) and outpatient COVID-19 treatment. If you would like to participate in any of our clinical trials, please call the Clinical Trial Center at 909-558-5830.

HIV Care and Prevention

We are committed to preventing HIV infection and providing compassionate care for people who have tested positive and are living with HIV. We provide HIV testing, PrEP preventive therapy, diagnosis, treatment, and outbreak response for HIV. If you have advanced HIV, our skilled specialists can help you manage opportunistic infections.  

HIV Prevention 

We offer PrEP, a daily tablet that prevents HIV from developing when you are exposed to the virus. We are also studying a new type of PrEP given as an injection that lasts for six months.  

If you would like to participate in our study and receive the new PrEP shot, please call the Clinical Trial Center at 909-558-5830 to confirm eligibility and enrollment. 

HIV Testing 

Our region has one of the highest rates of HIV infection and lowest rates of testing in the U.S. The CDC recommends everyone between ages 13 and 64 get tested for HIV at least once. Tests are discrete and readily available at TakeMeHome.org and at our clinic.  

HIV Treatment and Support 

If you have tested positive, our team provides treatment and support to help you stay as healthy as possible. We support you by helping with paperwork, finding transport to and from the clinic, connecting you to community resources, answering your questions, and providing emotional support. With early diagnosis and the latest treatments and support, many people live long and healthy lives with HIV.  Schedule now for HIV care.

Valley Fever Treatment

Ours is the region’s only clinic dedicated to the diagnosis and management of Valley fever. Treatment management includes antifungal treatment and diagnostic monitoring for pulmonary, bone and joint, central nervous system (meningitis), and other organ involvement of Valley fever. 

You will receive individualized and up-to-date care as well as a treatment plan targeting the organs involved, with follow up until clearance or stabilization of infection. 

Transplant and Immunocompromised Infection Treatment

Our specialists have expertise managing infections affecting patients who have had organ or bone marrow transplants or who are immunocompromised.  

  • Risk evaluation: Before your transplant, we help you identify your risk of infection. We also provide strategies to prevent and manage infection after your transplant.  
  • Integrated care: Our team works closely with the transplant medical and surgical teams, providing you seemless, coordinate care. 
  • Unmatched expertise: Our clinic has expertise diagnosing and managing infections in immunocompromised patients with complex infections that often require long-term and advanced therapies. 

Heart and Cardiac Device Infection Treatment

If you have a cardiac or cardiac device infection, our clinic is ready to provide complete, personalized care. If you are being evaluated or have received a heart transplantation, we work alongside the Heart Failure Clinic to provided seemless, integrated care. 

  • Complex care: Cardiac and cardiac device infections are complex conditions. We offer you a comprehensive approach, working with the cardiology team to offer the best possible approach to management.  
  • Evidence-based treatment: Your care team offers proven approaches using the most advanced therapeutic options to manage your infection. 
  • Risk assessment: If you’re planning to undergo heart transplantation, we provide expert assessment for risk of infection as well as post-transplant evaluation. 

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