Dr. Henry Selke

Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
San Jose, CA
15 years experience male

Locations

Office

San Jose, CA

Address

San Jose, CA
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About

Bio

Dr. Selke is board certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases and has an interest in hospital medicine and international medicine. Hank founded a non-profit organization in Kenya in 1998 that focuses on AIDS education, healthcare, primary education and small business development. He has an interest in the use of technology in the delivery of health care.Outside of work Hank enjoys playing ice hockey and traveling. He's spent time in Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Egypt, Jamaica, Singapore, Peru, Australia and Europe. Hank hopes that he's able to provide useful educational information on Health Tap.

Specialties
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Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

181 Answers
53 Agrees
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Selke
15 years experience Infectious Disease
...: When someone is first infected with HIV they can have a flu-like illness. People can live many years without having any symptoms until their immune sy ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Selke
15 years experience Infectious Disease
HIV testing: Most people develop HIV antibodies within 2-8 weeks of their infection. The average is 25 days. 97% of people will develop detectable antibodies in th ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Selke
15 years experience Infectious Disease
...: Hiv is transmitted via blood, semen, vaginal fluid, breast milk and any other body fluid containing blood. Unprotected sex is a risk factor. Anal sex ... Read More
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3 thanks

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Selke is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Selke is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Dec 5, 2015
Nice smile
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you ! I am a believer in immunizations, but my daughter has 4 children (8,6,4,2) and none have received immunizations. Sad !
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Thanks for your quick reply! Sorry but actually my question is not whether it is or not, but why? (The reason or explanation)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for being here , you are appreciated. New diagnosis for me.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, MO
Graduated 2005MD

Residency

INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH

Affiliations

Infectious Disease Society of America
Society of Hospital Medicine
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