Elijah E. Paintsil

Elijah E. Paintsil, MD

Locations

  • Primary Location

    Stamford Health

    One Hospital Plaza Pediatric Department Stamford, CT 06902

    Main: 203-276-7816
    Fax: 203-276-7363

About Me

Dr. Elijah Paintsil is a pediatric hospitalist with a clinical interest in pediatric infectious diseases. Dr. Paintsil has a special interest in the management of multi-drug-resistant HIV infections and the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV.

Dr. Paintsil graduated from the University of Ghana Medical School in Ghana. He completed his pediatric residency and pediatric infectious disease fellowship at Lincoln Medical Center in New York and Yale University in New Haven, respectively.

In addition to his practice, Dr. Paintsil serves as an Associate Professor at Yale University School of Medicine. He also participates in research that focuses on understanding the individual differences in response to anti-retroviral therapy.

Languages

English

Special Interests

Pediatric HIV infections

Specialties

  • Pediatric Infectious Disease
  • Pediatrics

Credentials

Medical School

University of Ghana Medical School

Residency

Lincoln Hospital

Fellowship

Yale University School of Medicine

Published Work

Dr. Paintsil has authored sevral peer-reviewed articles.  Read Dr. Paintsil's articles.  

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases - American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Affiliations

American Academy of Pediatrics

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society

Society of Pediatric Research

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Disease), of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Pharmacology, Yale University School of Medicine

Insurance Accepted

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