Laura H. Bachmann, M.D., M.P.H.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Laura H. Bachmann, M.D., M.P.H.


Clinical Interests

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection, Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-2700
Department: 336-716-4507

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Education & Training

  • M.D., University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 1994
  • Internship, U Alabama Affil Hospitals, 1997
  • Residency, U Alabama Affil Hospitals, 1999
  • Fellowship, University of Alabama-Birmingh, 2001

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease

NPI Number

  • 1205881737
Laura H. Bachmann, M.D., M.P.H.

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Laura H. Bachmann, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor, Infectious Diseases
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Center for Worker Health

Research Interests

aids, education outreach, infectious diseases

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4584 | Department: 336-716-4507

Recent Publications

Van Wagoner N, Geisler WM, Bachmann LH, Hook EW. The effect of valacyclovir on HIV and HSV-2 in HIV-infected persons on antiretroviral therapy with previously unrecognised HSV-2. Int J STD AIDS. 2015;26(8):574-581.

Willeford WG, Keller J, Barroso LF, Bachmann LH. Anal dysplasia screening and treatment in a southern HIV clinic: a descriptive analysis [abstract]. Sex Health. 2015;12(1):92.

Rhodes SD, Alonzo J, Mann L, Downs M, Andrade M, Wilks C, Siman FM, Martinez O, Abraham C, Villatoro GR, Bachmann LH. The ecology of sexual health of sexual minorities in Guatemala City. Health Promot Int. 2014;():.

Sena AC, Bachmann LH, Hobbs MM. Persistent and recurrent Trichomonas vaginalis infections: epidemiology, treatment and management considerations. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2014;12(6):673-685.

Rhodes SD, Alonzo J, Mann L, Downs M, Siman FM, Andrade M, Martinez O, Abraham C, Villatoro GR, Bachmann LH. Novel approaches to HIV prevention and sexual health promotion among Guatemalan gay and bisexual men, MSM, and transgender persons. AIDS Educ Prev. 2014;26(4):345-361.

Creighton J, Corbin A, Smith T, Tambe P, Allen M, McKenna M, Bachmann L, Nayak S, Rompalo A, Hogan T. Offering comprehensive risk assessment and STI screening to HIV-infected persons: assuring the standard of care [abstract]. Sex Transm Dis. 2014;41(Suppl 1):S67.

Barbour S, Bachmann L, Nunez M. Transient hepatitis B surface antigenemia after hepatitis B virus vaccine in an HIV-infected patient [letter]. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013;29(4):639-640.

Bachmann LH, Grimley DM, Gao H, Aban I, Chen H, Raper JL, Saag MS, Rhodes SD, Hook EW III. Impact of a computer-assisted, provider-delivered intervention on sexual risk behaviors in HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM) in a primary care setting. AIDS Educ Prev. 2013;25(2):87-101.

Vissman AT, Bloom FR, Leichliter JS, Bachmann LH, Montano J, Topmiller M, Rhodes SD. Exploring the use of nonmedical sources of prescription drugs among immigrant latinos in the rural southeastern USA. J Rural Health. 2011;27(2):159-167.

Rhodes SD, Vissman AT, Stowers J, Miller C, McCoy TP, Hergenrather KC, Wilkin AM, Reece M, Bachmann LH, Ore A, et al. A CBPR partnership increases HIV testing among men who have sex with men (MSM): outcome findings from a pilot test of the CyBER/testing internet intervention. Health Educ Behav. 2011;38(3):311-320.

Jennings P, Bachmann L. CDC proposes new guidelines for the treatment of STDs. JAAPA. 2011;24(4):63-64.

Bachmann LH, Hobbs MM, Sena AC, Sobel JD, Schwebke JR, Krieger JN, McClelland RS, Workowski KA. Trichomonas vaginalis genital infections: progress and challenges. Clin Infect Dis. 2011;53(Suppl 3):S160-172.

Baffi CW, Aban I, Willig JH, Agrawal M, Mugavero MJ, Bachmann LH. New syphilis cases and concurrent STI screening in a southeastern U.S. HIV clinic: a call to action. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2010;24(1):23-29.

Geisler WM, Morrison SG, Bachmann LH. Concordance of rectal and cervical Chlamydia trachomatis OmpA genotypes infecting women in Birmingham, Alabama. Sex Transm Dis. 2010;37(1):32-33.

Apewokin SK, Geisler WM, Bachmann LH. Spontaneous resolution of extragenital chlamydial and gonococcal infections prior to therapy [letter]. Sex Transm Dis. 2010;37(5):343-344.

Bachmann LH, Johnson RE, Cheng H, Markowitz L, Papp JR, Palella FJ Jr, Hook EW III. Nucleic acid amplification tests for diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis rectal infections. J Clin Microbiol. 2010;48(5):1827-1832.

Aaron E, Kempf M-C, Criniti S, Tedaldi E, Gracely E, Warriner A, Kumar R, Bachmann LH. Adverse events in a cohort of HIV infected pregnant and non-pregnant women treated with nevirapine versus non-nevirapine antiretroviral medication. PLoS ONE. 2010;5(9):e12617.

Shrestha S, Sudenga SL, Smith JS, Bachmann LH, Wilson CM, Kempf MC. The impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy on prevalence and incidence of cervical human papillomavirus infections in HIV-positive adolescents. BMC Infect Dis. 2010;10():art. 295.

Bachmann LH, Johnson RE, Cheng H, Markowitz LE, Papp JR, Hook EW III. Nucleic acid amplification tests for diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae oropharyngeal infections. J Clin Microbiol. 2009;47(4):902-907.

Bachmann LH, Grimley DM, Chen H, Aban I, Hu J, Zhang S, Waithaka YW, Hook EW. Risk behaviours in HIV-positive men who have sex with men participating in an intervention in a primary care setting. Int J STD AIDS. 2009;20(9):607-612.

King C, Feldman J, Waithaka Y, Aban I, Hu J, Zhang S, Hook E III, Bachmann LH. Sexual risk behaviors and sexually transmitted infection prevalence in an outpatient psychiatry clinic. Sex Transm Dis. 2008;35(10):877-882.

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Professor, Infectious Diseases

Clinical Interests

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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