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Dr. F. Ramzi Asfour, MD

Board Certified in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine

Dr. Asfour has experience working with both plaintiff and defense attorneys to provide clear, independent opinions on matters involving:

Medical malpractice, standards of care, sepsis, necrotizing fasciitis (flesh-eating bacteria), osteomyelitis (bone infections), COVID-19, other viral infections, outbreak prevention and management, cellulitis (infection of the skin or soft tissue), surgical site infections (surgery-related infections), orthopedic infections, hospital-acquired infections, travel-related infections, antimicrobial stewardship, waterborne infections, endocarditis (heart valve infections), bacterial infections, fungal infections, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, and telemedicine.

Additional Information

Ramzi Asfour, MD, is board certified in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine, and Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine (Volunteer) at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). 

In addition to his 20+ years of extensive private practice, Dr. Asfour has privileges at five California hospitals (Alameda County Medical Center, Alameda Hospital, Sutter Lakeside Hospital, Sutter Eden Medical Center, and Mammoth Hospital). 

Dr. Asfour has worked for the World Health Organization in Geneva in the HIV / AIDS department, developing training programs for doctors in HIV. 

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Asfour also advises hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, schools, and businesses on infection control, including outbreak control,  COVID-19, and antimicrobial stewardship. 

Education

MD - New York Medical College

BS Genetics - University of California, Davis

Fellowship Infectious Diseases -  University of California, San Diego

Specialty Focus

COVID-19, nursing homes, long-term care, sepsis, necrotizing fasciitis, infections, surgical site infections, infection control, antimicrobial stewardship, consulting, insurance, case review, medical malpractice, standards of care, sepsis, bacterial or viral infections, outbreak management

GENERAL SPECIALTIES

Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine

LICENSED STATES

AZ, CO, GA, ID, MT, MN, NV, NH, TX, UT, and WA.

YEARS IN PRACTICE

20+

CASES HANDLED

50+

Contact

Reach out to schedule a 30-minute FREE consultation.

628-600-3589

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