Joseph B. Marzouk, MD

Joseph B. Marzouk, MD

Infectious Disease Specialist

4096 Piedmont Ave. Ste. 911 Oakland, CA 94611

About the Expert

Specialist in Infectious Diseases/Infections in all Medical Specialties: HIV/AIDS, Infection Control, Food Poisoning, Internal Medicine, Independent Medical Evaluation. Medical Malpractice in the above areas; extensive experience.

Areas of Expertise

  • AIDS - HIV
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Medical Malpractice

Personal Achievements

Education

  • Brophy College Preparatory, Phoenix, AZ, 1964 - 1968
  • A.B., Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 1968 - 1972
  • M.D., Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 1972 - 1976

Licenses

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1979
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, 1982
  • Certification, Board of Infection Control, 1990; Recertifications 1996, 2000
  • HIV Specialist, American Academy of HIV Medicine, 2002 - Present
  • California , 1980 - Present
  • Arizona , 1980 - Present
  • Michigan (Inactive), 1977 - 1984

Organizations

  • Infectious Disease Society of America
  • HIV Medicine Association
  • American Academy of HIV Medicine
  • Fellow, Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America
  • Bay Area Infectious Disease Society
  • East Bay Infectious Disease Society
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Microbiology
  • Alameda-Contra Costa County Medical Association
  • California Medical Association

Honors

  • Multiple presentations to various audiences on infectious disease topics. One of "The Best Doctors in America,".

Publications

  • Publications
  • Marzouk, J, et al.: Cefonicid for soft tissue infections. 22nd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 1982, p. 207.
  • Dall, L, Marzouk, J, et al: In vivo dextran production by endocarditis producing viridans streptococci demonstrated by qualitative methods. 22nd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 1982, p. 129.
  • Marzouk, J, Dall, L, Mills, J: Genital Herpes: 1982. The Female Patient, 7:12-18, 1982.
  • Dall, L, Marzouk, J, and Mills, J (eds.): Fifth Annual Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice, Michie Law Publisher, Snowmass, Colorado, 1982.
  • Marzouk, J: "Genital Herpes" in Infectious Diseases of the Eighties (audiotape). Family Practice Audio Digest, 31: March 21, 1983.
  • Joseph, P, Marzouk, J, and Komarmy, L: Poor anaerobic environment of the Isolator blood culture system. Abstract from 23rd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 1983.
  • Joseph, P, Marzouk, J, et al.: The clinical importance of speciating enterococci. Abstract from 23rd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 1983.
  • Mills, J, Pulliam, Dall, L, Marzouk, J, Wilson, W, and Costerton, J: Exopolysaccharide production by viridans streptococci in experimental endocarditis. Infection and Immunity, 43:359-367, 1983.
  • Marzouk, J, Joseph, P, et al.: Arizona hinshawii septicemia associated with rattlesnake powder. California Morbidity Weekly Report No. 25, July 1, 1983.
  • Marzouk, J, Joseph, P, et al: Arizona hinshawii septicemia associated with rattlesnake powder. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report No. 32, pp. 464-465, September 9, 1983.
  • Participant in "A collaborative study of patient-initiated treatment of recurrent genital herpes with topical acyclovir or placebo." Journal of Infectious Diseases 150:1-6, 1984.
  • Marzouk, J, Feiber, L: Acute infectious gastroenteritis: The microbes that are to blame. Consultant 24:67-87, 1984.
  • Leong, G, Joseph, P, Marzouk, J, Mills, J: Enterococcal Superinfection. Infections in Surgery, pp. 644-646, September 1984.
  • Slutkin, G, Mills, J, Marzouk, J, Dall, J: Cefonicid compared with cefazolin for treatment of soft tissue infections. Reviews of Infectious Disease Supplement Vol. 6, Supplement 4, 853-6, 1984.
  • Joseph, P, Marzouk, J: Increasing incidence of erythromycin resistance in methicillin sensitive Staphylococcus aureus. Abstract in 85th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Microbiology, 1985.
  • Joseph, P, Marzouk, J: Transparent vs. dry gauze dressings for peripheral IV sites. Abstract in 85th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Microbiology, 1985.
  • Marzouk, J: Tick-Borne diseases. Where to expect and how to detect such bite caused syndromes. Consultant 25:21-44, 1985.
  • Joseph, P, Marzouk, J: Letter to the editor. Clinical Microbiology Newsletter 7:73, 1985.
  • Marzouk, J: Lyme disease and arthritis. Journal of Musculoskeletal Medicine 3:12-21, 1986.
  • Joseph, P, Marzouk, J: Role of the indium-WBC scan in prosthetic valve endocarditis. 26th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 1986.
  • Marzouk, J: Musculoskeletal Questions and Answers: Guidelines for effective and safe tick removal. Journal of Musculoskeletal Medicine 4:11-12, April 1987.
  • Participant in "Aerosolized Pentamidine for prophylaxis against Pneumocystis Carinii pneumonia." New England Journal of Medicine 323:769-755, 1990.
  • Marzouk, J: How effective is Hemophilus influenza B vaccine? Consultant Vol 30: October 1990.
  • Marzouk, J: Not Acute Mono? Think HIV. Cortlandt Forum Vol 4, No. 9, pg. 68, September 1991.
  • Marzouk, J & Kennedy, C: Candidiasis. Practical guidelines for managing superficial and invasive infections. Consultant 32:71-78, 1992.
  • Clinical Reviewer for Monograph, Clinical Challenges: Case Studies and Review Questions & Answers in Infectious Disease, 2002.
  • Expert Medical Reviewer for Medical Board of California

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