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Immunizations & Vaccines

Infectious Diseases

Infectious diseases, also known as communicable diseases, contagious diseases or transmissible diseases, are comprised of clinically evident illnesses resulting from the infection, presence and growth of pathogenic biological agents in an individual host organism.

Common Infectious Diseases:

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Tuberculosis
  • Malaria
  • Measles
  • Tetanus
  • Syphilis
  • Meningitis
  • Hepatitis B

For information on how to keep your child vaccinated from these infectious diseases, then visit our children’s immunization schedule.

Click here to learn more about travel and disease.

Proudly Affiliated With:


• Northridge Hospital • Providence Tarzana Medical Center •
Valley Presbyterian Hospital • Huntington Memorial Hospital
• Children’s Hospital Los Angeles • Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
• Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Kids & Teens Medical Group