Sean Pawlowski, MD, PLLC

Joined CIDA 2010


Languages: English, Spanish

Dr Carolyn Tillquist retired from CIDA March 15, 2017 after 21 years with the group.  Thank you, Carolyn, for your years of service and compassionate patient care.

Medical Degree: ​Iuliu Hațieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania


Residency: Beaumont Health System


Fellowship​: Beaumont Health System


Infectious Disease Interests

HIV


Personal

  • Originally from Romania
  • Winner of the Healthgrades Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence in 2013 and 2015
  • Married to Dr Mircea Petrina and together they have three children

Our Physicians

Joined CIDA 2016


Languages: English, Spanish

Gabriela Kaufman, MD, PLLC

Medical Degree: ​University of Texas Health Science Center


Residency: University of Colorado


Fellowship​: University of Virginia


Infectious Disease Interests

Treatment of Clostridium difficile infections, hospital infection control, antibiotic stewardship


Personal

  • Married to Aimee Truesdale, MD, and they have two children that keep them busy
  • Enjoys fishing, spending time with his family, and is rumored to be an excellent cook

Medical Degree: ​University of Alabama


Residency: University of Colorado


Fellowship​: University of Colorado


Infectious Disease Interests

Resistant Gram-negative bacterial infections, zoonoses, global health/travel medicine


Personal

  • Married to Kelly Foster, DVM
  • Enjoys hiking, cycling, spending time with his wife and four-legged children, and traveling

Clayton Foster, MD, PC

​LLP

Call Us:  (303) 777-0781

Dr Laura Caragol left CIDA June 30, 2018 for a position with Kaiser Infectious Disease.  Best of luck in your new job!

Kathryn Springer, MD, PC

Simona Oprea, MD, PC

Joined CIDA 2013


Languages: English, Romanian

Medical Degree: Victor Babeș University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania


Residency: University of Wisconsin


Fellowship​: University of Utah


Infectious Disease Interests

Developed and maintained a subsidiary travel clinic in her previous job with Mayo Health


Personal

  • ​Originally from Romania
  • Holds a second-degree black belt in Taekwondo
  • Enjoys reading, skiing, travel, and outdoor activities, as well as maintaining a busy schedule with her children's school and athletic endeavors 

Joined CIDA 2003


Languages: English, Romanian, Hungarian

Joined CIDA 2009


Languages: English

Joined CIDA 2013


Languages: English

Medical Degree: ​Vanderbilt University


Residency: University of Colorado


Fellowship​: University of California, Davis


Infectious Disease Interests

HIV/Hepatitis C co-infection, AIDS, Coccidioides immitis infections


Personal

  • ​Married to Michelle Draznin, MD and together they have two children
  • Enjoys Colorado's outdoor sports year-round

Robert Eison, MD, PLLC

Colorado Infectious Disease Associates

Medical Degree: ​University of North Carolina


Residency: Dartmouth-Hitchcock


Fellowship​: University of Colorado


Infectious Disease Interests

Director of travel medicine and infection control at Porter Adventist Hospital, director of wound care and infection control at Kindred Hospital Denver


Personal

  • Raised in North Carolina
  • Enjoys caring for a variety of patients with infectious disease issues and is well-known for being compassionate and thorough
  • Married to Dr Erik Springer and enjoys spending time with him and their two boys