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Infectious Disease

Fares Y. Masannat, MD

Education: University of Jordan, Amman   

Residency: Internal Medicine; University of Arizona, Tucson   

Fellowships: Infectious Disease; University of Arizona, Tucson   

Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Infectious Disease  

Avera eCARE™ Services: Provides eConsult Services  

Infectious Disease Specialists     


Jawad Nazir, MD

Education: King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan, 1993

Residency: Internal Medicine; University of Pittsburgh

Fellowships: Infectious Diseases; Cornell University Medical School Program, New York

Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Infectious Disease

Special Interests: Infections in Solid-Organ and Bone Marrow Transplant Patients Antimicrobial Resistance

Avera eCARE™ Services: Provides eConsult Services

Infectious Disease Specialists 


Robert Kessler, MD

Education: University of South Dakota of Medicine, Vermillion

Residency: Internal Medicine; Main Medical Center, Portland

Fellowships: Infectious Diseases; University of Maryland Medical Syste, Baltimore

Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine; Infectious Disease Board Certified

Infectious Disease Specialists 


Brian Pepito, MD

Education: University of the Phillippines, Manila

Residency: Internal Medicine; University of Missouri, Kansas City

Fellowships: Infectious Diseases; University of Missouri, Kansas City
Geriatric Medicine, University of Missouri, Kansas City

Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Geriatric Medicine; Infectious Disease Board Certified

Infectious Disease Specialists