Richard Oehler

Richard Oehler, MD, FACP, FIDSA

Professor, College of Medicine Internal Medicine

Director of Clinical Education, Division of Infectious Disease

Co-Creator, Editor-In-Chief & Webmaster, IDPodcasts Platforms

Contact Info 13,000 Bruce B Downs Blvd
#111J
Tampa FL 33612

Academic Email: Richard.oehler@va.gov

Academic Phone:(813) 974-2271

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Education

  • MD, University of South Florida, 1992

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Allergy, Immunology & Infectious Disease

Research Interests

  • See CV for up to date description

Memberships

  • Infectious Diseases Society of America (Fellow, 2007 - Present)
  • HIV Medicine Association (Member, 2005 - Present)
  • American College of Physicians (Fellow, 2001 - Present)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease (Diplomate, 1997 - Present)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Diplomate, 1995 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Oehler R. Isolated Pulmonary Cryptococcus in Hepatic Transplantation: Case Report and Review of Literature Inf Dis Clin Pract. 23(1) : 16-20, 2015.
  • Yacoub A, Jones L, Oehler RL, Greene J. Human Bite Injuries: More Than Meets the Eye Inf Dis Clin Pract. , 2013.
  • Quilitz RE, Jani NK, Velez AP, Sandin RL, Oehler RL, Greene JN. Vancomycin and Daptomyvin-Resistant Enterococcus Faecium Bacteremia and Colonization in Leukemic Patients with Prolonged Neutropenia Inf Dis Clin Pract. , 2013.
  • Maroun E, Chakrabarti A, Baker M, Chanchi D, Oehler R, Greene G. Pyogenic Liver Abscess due to Fusobacterium Mimicking Metastatic Liver Malignancy Inf Dis Clin Pract. 5(20) : 359-361, 2012.
  • Riveira R, Cheema A, Mai J, Oehler RL, et al. Curtobacterium Brain Abscess: A Case Report Inf Dis Clin Pract. 4(20) : e17-19, 2012.
  • Oehler RL. The Use of Social Media in the Practice of Infectious Diseases Inf Dis Clin Pract. 6(20) : 370-375, 2012.
  • Ostendorf BN, Oehler RL, Greene JN. Human Staphylococcus intermedius Infection in a Patient with Postradiation Changes Inf Dis Clin Pract. 6(19) : 426-7, 2011.
  • Oehler RL. A Textbook Case: Making the Transition to the Online Universe. American J of Med (Blog),. : http://amjmed.blogspot.com/2011/03/textbook-case-making-transition-to.html, 2011.
  • Dunn YP, Oehler RL. Syncope from an Unusual Cause: Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia Fed Pract. (27) : 26-28, 30-31, 2010.
  • Oehler RL, Smith K, Toney J. Surfing the Web: Infectious Diseases Resources for the iPhone Clin Infect Dis. 50(1) : 1268-74, 2010.
  • Oehler RL, Smith K, Toney JF. Infectious diseases resources for the iPhone. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 50(9) : 1268-74, 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20233061
  • Velez M Casanas B Greene JN Morey J Mastroianni D Oehler R. Pasteurella Multocida Infections in Cancer Patients. Asian Biomed. 4(3) : 449-55, 2010.
  • Oehler RL, Velez AP, Lamarche J, Mizrachi M. Down Boy! Infectious Diseases Spread by Cats and Dogs Inf Dis Clin Pract. (17) : 298-305, 2009.
  • Oehler RL, Velez AP, Mizrachi M, Lamarche J, Gompf S. Bite-related and septic syndromes caused by cats and dogs. The Lancet infectious diseases. 9(7) : 439-47, 2009. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19555903
  • Burdette SD, Herchline TE, Oehler R. Surfing the web: practicing medicine in a technological age: using smartphones in clinical practice. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 47(1) : 117-22, 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18491969
  • Maldonado A, Oehler RL. An HIV-infected patient with fever, pancytopenia, and renal failure: is this end-stage AIDS? The AIDS reader. 18(4) : 214-6, 2008. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18472444
  • Oehler RL, Dunn YP. Necrotizing Fasciitis and Severe CA-MRSA Septicemia Infect Med. 11(25) : 30-32, 2008.
  • Chandler A, Oehler RL. Not Monkeyshines: Management of Primate Associated Bite Exposure Inf Dis Clin Pract. (16) : 314-17, 2008.

Positions Held

  • Assistant Professor (Division of Infectious Disease and International Medicine, University of South Florida 2002 - 2008)

Awards/Honors

  • Best Doctors List (Tampa Bay Metro Magazine - 2016)
  • Best Doctors List (Tampa Bay Metro Magazine - 2015)
  • Best Doctors List (Tampa Bay Metro Magazine - 2014)
  • Best Doctors List (Tampa Bay Metro Magazine, 2011 - 2013)
  • Innovation in Teaching Award (USF Health, Morsani College of Medicine - 2013)
  • Best Doctors List (Tampa Bay Metro Magazine - 2012)
  • Best Doctors List (Tampa Bay Metro Magazine - 2011)
  • 2006-7 Silver Service Award (USF Health - 2007)