At St. Mary's Pulmonary Medicine and Infectious Disease, Dr. Teresita Maguireand Dr. Sandra Harris care for patients with a variety of illnesses derived from exposure to various transmissible or communicable diseases.
Infectious diseases manifest themselves on many levels. Transmissible or communicable (or contagious) diseases can carry viruses, bacteria, fungi, or parasites.
Transmissible means the organism can transmitted through physical contact, foods that are contaminated, bodily fluids, and inhalation. Contagious is something that is easily transmitted from an ill person to another through something as much as a sneeze - like the flu.
93 Campus Avenue , Suite G025
Lewiston, Maine 04240
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Appointments are by referral only. Please speak to your provider.