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Donald R. Graham, MD, FACP

Internal Medicine

About This Provider

Dr. Graham specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of infections and has special interests in hospital epidemiology, medical information technology and foreign travel medicine. He treats patients with general fevers and infections of lungs, heart valves, brain, bones, liver, kidneys or skin. Tuberculosis, hepatitis A, B, and C, AIDS, mononucleosis, tularemia and other specific infections are treated. For travelers to foreign countries, immunizations and advice about prevention and treatment of exotic diseases is offered. Dr. Graham is a clinical professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Disease at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. Dr. Graham has participated in studies of new antibiotics and other treatments of infection since 1984. Opportunities are available to participate in these clinical trials of new medications.

Dr. Graham has completed a two-year post-doctoral on-the-job training program in epidemiology at the Centers for Disease Control, Ga.

Top 1% Patient Experience

This provider ranks in the top 1% nationally in patient experience, based on scores from the "Care Provider Overall" question on surveys completed with Press Ganey.



  • Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO


  • Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO


  • Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc.
  • Sangamon County Medical Society
  • American Lung Association of Illinois
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  • American College of Physicians
  • Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, Inc.
  • American College of Epidemiology
  • Illinois State Medical Society
  • American Society for Microbiology


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