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Brent W Laartz, MD

Brent W Laartz, MD

Infectious Disease
Dr. Laartz received his undergraduate degree and a master's degree from Northwestern University where he was a National Merit Scholar. He graduated in the highest quartile of his medical school class at the University of Iowa in 1998. During medical school he was one of the leaders of an educational group called the Medical Student Ambassador Program. In 2002, he moved to Tampa and completed a residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of South Florida. Always a leader, he was a member of the Housestaff Committee and was Chief Fellow for the Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine in 2002-2003. In 2003, Dr. Laartz opened the doors of a private practice in Infectious Diseases, soon to be called West Coast Infectious Diseases and holds a title of Affiliate Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases at USF. He also has been active as a member of the Ryan White Council, Six Sigma Quality Programs, the Morton Plant Physician Leadership Training and the Northwestern University Alumni Admission Council.

Accepts most insurances. Please call the office to confirm your specific plan.

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Medicine - HIV

Infectious Disease

Primary Care Physician - PCP

Skin Infections

Travel and Tropical Medicine

Wound Care

Accepts most insurances. Please call the office to confirm your specific plan.

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Medicine - HIV

Infectious Disease

Primary Care Physician - PCP

Skin Infections

Travel and Tropical Medicine

Wound Care