Dr. Derrick D. Thiel received his medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA where he graduated first in his class. After graduating, he pursued his training, completing his internship at Midwestern University in Chicago, IL. Dr. Thiel went on to complete his residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease as well as a Certified Wound Care Specialist. He is a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America, American Medical Association, American Osteopathic Association, American College of Physicians, and the American Academy of Wound Care Management. His interests include general Infectious Diseases, HIV/AIDS, and wound care.