Patricia B Stogsdill, MD

  • Infectious Disease
Patricia B Stogsdill
My work as an Infectious Diseases specialist affords me the opportunity to be "Sherlock Holmes" through the process of determining the ultimate cause of a patient's illness and in doing so, develop the appropriate treatment for the patient's infection. One of the most rewarding aspects of my work is developing a partnership with patients where we are both actively engaged in the course of treatment to achieve the best outcome from their medical care. Ensuring that patients understand the issues surrounding their infections is critical in this partnership. In addition to my work as a general Infectious Diseases physician, I am also the Medical Director of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program at MMC. Through this program, I work with an impressive team to improve treatment outcomes by optimizing antibiotic use in hospitalized patients, ensure they receive the most appropriate
Languages spoken
Special areas of focus
Antimicrobial Stewardship and antibiotic resistance, Cardiac valve infections, General Infectious Diseases, Orthopedic infections including prosthetic joint infections
Hospital affiliations
MaineHealth Accountable Care Organization since 2019
Maine Medical Center since 1994

Education and Credentials

Board Certification
Infectious Disease, 1996
Maine Medical Center-GME, Infectious Disease,
Maine Medical Center-GME, Internal Medicine,
Medical School
University of Vermont College of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine (MD), 1989