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Timothy J. Whitman, DO

Timothy J. Whitman, DO

Infectious Diseases Physician
Associate Professor


Adult Primary Care (Internal Medicine), Infectious Disease



111 Colchester Avenue
Main Campus, East Pavilion, Level 5
Burlington,  Vermont  05401


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Biographical Information

Dr. Timothy Whitman is an infectious disease physician at the University of Vermont Medical Center and associate professor at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM in Burlington, VT. Dr. Whitman works with multidisciplinary teams in caring for patients with a wide variety of infectious diseases in the inpatient and outpatient setting.

He specializes in HIV, healthcare-acquired infections, fever in the traveler, osteomyelitis (inflammation of the bone), prosthetic joint infections, and endocarditis, infection of the inner lining of the heart. His research includes skin and soft tissue infection prevention, HIV natural history, and tropical diseases.

He is most proud of his 21 years of service in the Navy as an infectious diseases physician prior to joining the UVM Medical Center. Caring for both active duty service members and veterans was a great learning experience and gratifying for him.

He enjoys working with students, residents and fellows in the inpatient setting while caring for the patients on infectious diseases consult teams. He also enjoys working with a wide variety of providers in our outpatient clinic caring for our patients long term.

Learn more about infectious disease and travel medicine at the UVM Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

  • Acute and Chronic Osteomyelitis
  • Endocarditis
  • Healthcare-acquired Infections
  • HIV
  • Prosthetic Joint Infections
  • Travel Medicine

Research Interests

Skin and soft tissue infection prevention, HIV natural history, tropical diseases.


National Capital Consortium - Infectious Disease
National Capital Consortium - Internal Medicine - Primary Care
National Capital Consortium
Medical School
Ny Inst of Tech Ny College of Osteopathic Medicine - Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Other Education
Siena College - Biology

Board Certifications

Member Board
American Board of Internal Medicine
Infectious Disease
Member Board
American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - Primary Care


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