Contact Us

Phone: 520-318-9681
FAX: 520-325-6774


5230 E Farness Drive, Suite 100
Tucson, AZ 85712

Hospital Affiliations

  • Tucson Medical Center
  • Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital

Our Services

Our Infectious Disease Specialists offer broad expertise in all aspects of Infectious Disease Medicine including:

  • Resistant, cancer-related or unusual infections
  • Surgical and orthopedic infections
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Care of Infected Wounds
  • Fungal infections
  • Hospital epidemiology and infection control
  • Antimicrobial management
  • Complicated ear/nose/throat/sinus infections
  • Valley fever

How We Can Help Referring Providers

Southern Arizona Infectious Disease Specialists – "SAIDS", is located in Tucson Arizona. You can contact us at 520-318-9681.

We provide services at:

How to Make a Referral

1. Call our office: 520-318-9681 with referral information: labs/tests and pertinent clinical information
2. Let our receptionist know if you suspect the patient may need IV therapy.
3. We encourage physician-to-physician calls to facilitate urgent or same day consults.

» If your patient requires admission to a facility, we will provide admission coordination
» We will maintain communication with referring physician concerning patient response to therapy

Out-patient Consultations:

Please call our office when you need to request an out-patient consultation. Our staff will assist in coordination of the medical record data, and we will contact your patient to schedule an appointment. We generally do not accept patient self-referrals.

If you have an urgent request or suspect that your patient may require IV therapy, our staff will be happy to arrange a doctor-to-doctor call.

All of our physicians are board certified in Infectious Diseases.

Our practice offers management of out-patient intravenous antibiotics in our office or in conjunction with home health services if needed.

We also offer expert consultation in tropical medicine, hospital epidemiology, infection control and antibiotic stewardship.