Get to know Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Christopher Trebi Quarshie, who serves patients in Frisco, Texas.
Dr. Quarshie is a board-certified and fellowship-trained infectious disease specialist who provides comprehensive patient-centered care at Artesan Infectious Disease Consultants in Frisco, Texas.
Artesan Infectious Disease Consultants is a multidisciplinary clinic that provides unique and family-oriented services to patients, including the treatment of acute and chronic diseases, and travel medicine. Its principle is an ask-and-tell approach to care. The goal of Artesan Infectious Disease Consultants is to provide evidence-based and up-to-date medical practice and empower patients about their health.
With an unwavering commitment to his specialty, Dr. Quarshie is board-certified in internal medicine and infectious disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine, a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world.
The doctor is affiliated with Medical City Hospital Plano, Medical City Hospital Dallas, Texas Health Hospital, Carrollton, Baylor Scott, and White Centennial, and Baylor Scott and White Hospital Plano.
Born and raised in Ghana, Dr. Quarshie and his family moved to Delaware when he was 15 years old. His mother is instrumental in his development. She is a motivator and provided him with structure and discipline.
After earning his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Michigan State College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing, he went on to complete his residency in internal medicine at Metro Health Hospital in Wyoming, Michigan. He completed his infectious disease fellowship under the tutelage of Dr. Koirala at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield. Thereafter, he practiced as a hospitalist at Mercy Hospital Washington in Washington, Missouri, and at CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital in Alexandria, Louisiana.
In order to stay up to date in his field, Dr. Quarshie remains a member of the American Osteopathic Association, the Infectious Disease Society of America, the American College of Physicians, the American College of Osteopathic Internists, and the Texas Medical Association.
Infectious disease is a medical specialty dealing with the diagnosis, control, and treatment of infections. An infectious disease specialist’s practice may consist largely of managing nosocomial (hospital-acquired) infections or it may be out-patient based.
Passionate about world health, Dr. Quarshie has been on multiple medical trips to Africa and Asia, where he provides free healthcare to patients in hospitals and clinics. In Ghana, he had the opportunity to work with HardtHaven Children’s Home, which was established in 2007 to provide a safe home in Ghana for HIV/AIDS victims and children in extreme need for care. He has also had the chance to travel to remote villages to provide healthcare.
In his spare time, he enjoys playing sports such as soccer and basketball, lifting weights, and traveling internationally. The most important thing in his travels is food, seeing as how he is a foodie. His objective is to learn and grow as a person.
Learn more about Dr. Christopher Trebi Quarshie:
Through his findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/3551935-Christopher-Quarshie-Internist or through Artesan Infectious Disease Consultants, https://www.artesaninfectiousdisease.com/dr-christopher-quarshie.html
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