Meet Our Physicians & Staff


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Infectious Disease Associates
Physicians' Office Building
Map & directions
Suite 311
725 Irving Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210
Phone: 315 464-9360
Fax: 315 464-9361

Mark E Polhemus, MD

Mark E Polhemus, MD
Appointed 09/06/11
311 Physicians' Office Building
725 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Infectious Disease

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Additional Training: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, 2004, Tropical Medicine and Travelers Health
  • Fellowship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, 2004, Infectious Diseases
  • Residency: Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, 1998, Internal Medicine
  • Internship: Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, 1996, Internal Medicine
  • MD: Brown University, 1995
  • Certificate of Advanced Study: Bryn Mawr College, 1991, Pre-Medical
  • BS: University of New Hampshire, 1984, Business Administration with Psychology Minor

Clinical Trials

  • Exploration of Immunologic Mechanisms of Immune Interference and/or Cross-Neutralizing Immunity Following Various Administration Schedules with CYD Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine, a Phase II, Randomized, Open-Label, Single Center Trial in Adults Aged 18-45 Years in the US.
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Treats

  • Adults

Associations/Memberships

  • American College of Physicians (ACP)
  • American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygeine (ASTMH)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
  • VA Medical Center

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

10/26/12 Dengue fever vaccine trials at Upstate

8/5/12 Upstate's Center for Global Health and Translational Science

Publications

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Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/polhemum
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/polhemum

Support Staff

A team of qualified support staff assist our physicians in all aspects of a patient's medical care including scheduling, assisting with diagnostic testing, education and teaching, assisting with direct patient care, assisting with billing, and being available to answer generalized questions and concerns.

Infectious Disease Associates Nursing Staff

Our nurse assists primarily with the care of patients in the outpatient setting. The nurse is available to respond to specific patient questions, provides ongoing patient education, and provides support to the physicians.

Michelle Scott
Michelle Scott, LPN,
Practice Administrator
Nurse Manager

Administrative and Secretarial Staff

Our Secretarial staff, function as schedulers and receptionists.

Helen Anastasiou
Helen Anastasiou