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Lauren Dutcher, MD Physician

Postdoctoral Researcher of Medicine NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow of Medicine

Dr. Dutcher is employed by Penn Medicine.

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Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Infectious Diseases

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine, 2016

Clinical Expertise:

  • Aspergillosis
  • Bone Infection (Osteomyelitis)
  • C. Difficile (Clostridium Difficile Diarrhea)
  • Cellulitis
  • Flu (Influenza)
  • Flu Shot Vaccination
  • Genital Warts (Condyloma Acuminatum)
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV)
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaria
  • Meningitis
  • Mycobacterium
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)
  • Shingles
  • Staph Infection
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Syphilis
  • Travelers' Diarrhea
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
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Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • OPR Medicare
  • OPR New Jersey Medicaid
  • OPR Pennsylvania Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program

Education and Training

Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

Infectious Diseases Society of America, National Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Dutcher is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Dutcher L, Talati N, Wise J, Han J: The Utility of Routine Admission Surveillance Cultures in Long-Term Acute Care Hospital Patients IDWeek Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA : 2016.

Mull N, Feiler A, Dutcher L, Patel N, Major-Joynes B, Dy S, Alby K, O’Donnell JA, Pegues DA, Mitchell MD, Cavella A, Umscheid CA: Development and Implementation of an Evidence-Based Pathway for the Evaluation of Catheter Associated UTI (CAUTI) Hospital Medicine 2016 San Diego, CA : 2016.

Gill HS, Roush ED, Dutcher L, Patel S: Direct evidence for calcineurin binding to the exon-7 loop of the sodium-bicarbonate cotransporter NBCn1 Int J Biol Sci 10 (7): 771-6,2014.

Gill HS, Dutcher L, Boron WF, Patel S, Guay-Woodford LM: X-ray diffraction studies on merohedrally twinned Δ1-62NtNBCe1-A crystals of the sodium/bicarbonate cotransporter Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun 69 (Pt 7): 796-9,2013.

Georgoff P, Thomasson D, Louie A, Fleischman E, Dutcher L, Mani H, Kottilil S, Morse C, Dodd L, Kleiner D, Hadigan C: Hydrogen-1 MR spectroscopy for measurement and diagnosis of hepatic steatosis AJR Am J Roentgenol 199 (1): 2-7,2012.

Kim PS, Woods C, Dutcher L, Georgoff P, Rosenberg A, Mican JA, Kopp JB, Smith MA, Hadigan C: Increased prevalence of albuminuria in HIV-infected adults with diabetes PloS one 6 (9): e24610,2011.

Ford ES, Greenwald JH, Richterman AG, Rupert A, Dutcher L, Badralmaa Y, Natarajan V, Rehm C, Hadigan C, Sereti I: Traditional risk factors and D-dimer predict incident cardiovascular disease events in chronic HIV infection AIDS 24 (10): 1509-17,2010.

Academic Contact Info

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)