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Elijah E. Paintsil, MD, MBChB

Pediatric Infectious Disease, Pediatrics

  • Offers Telehealth
Affiliated With: Smilow Cancer Hospital, Yale Medicine, Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital

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Biography - Elijah E. Paintsil, MD, MBChB

Elijah Paintsil, MD, is a pediatrician who treats children with serious infectious diseases, including HIV, Lyme disease, and skin infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). “I chose my specialty because of my passion to find cures for infectious diseases,” he says.

Dr. Paintsil is a professor of pediatrics (infectious disease), of epidemiology (microbial diseases) and of pharmacology at Yale School of Medicine, and of Management at Yale School of Management. He is also a researcher whose work has included the discovery of a protein that can be used to monitor patients who may experience side effects from HIV medications.

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Overview

Gender

Male

Specialty

Pediatric Infectious Disease, Pediatrics

Conditions & Treatments

Pediatric HIV, Pediatric Lyme Disease, Recurrent Infections, Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD), Viral Infections

Language(s)

English;Fante

Education & Training

Education

Ghana Medical School

Residency

Lincoln Medical Center

Fellowship

Yale School of Medicine

Does this provider accept my Insurance?

YES! This insurance is accepted.

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Accepted Insurance

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  • AETNA
  • ANTHEM BC/BS
  • BERKELEY CARE NETWORK
  • CIGNA HEALTHCARE
  • COMMUNITY CARE NETWORK
  • CONNECTICARE
  • CORVEL
  • FIRST HEALTH NETWORK
  • FOCUS HEALTHCARE
  • GREAT WEST
  • HUSKY
  • MEDICAID
  • MEDICARE
  • MULTIPLAN
  • OXFORD HEALTH PLANS
  • RAILROAD MEDICARE
  • TRICARE/CHAMPUS
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE
  • US FAMILY HEALTH PLAN
  • WELLCARE

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

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Yale Pediatric Specialty Center

1 Park Street
New Haven, CT 06504

Main (203) 785-4370
Fax (203) 785-3833

464 Congress Avenue
Suite 206
New Haven, CT 06520

Main (877) 925-3637
Fax (203) 785-6961

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