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Tracy Lemonovich, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University

Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine

Email : tracy.lemonovich@uhhospitals.org
Office Phone : 216.844.1709
Fax : 216.844.1632
Appointments : 216.844.8500
Outpatient Clinic : Mather Pavilion & Chagrin Highlands


  • B.A. : Biology, Case Western Reserve University, 1994-1998
  • M.D. : Case Western Reserve University, 1998-2002
  • Internship and Residency : Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2002-2005
  • Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, University of Pennsylvania, 2006-2008

Clinical Interests

  • Transplant ID
  • General infectious diseases

Selected References

  • Lemonovich TL, Watkins RR. Update on cytomegalovirus infections of the gastrointestinal system in solid organ transplant recipients. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2012 Feb;14(1):33-40.
  • Watkins RR, Lemonovich TL. Evaluations of infections in the lung transplant patient. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2011 Nov 25. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Lemonovich TL, Haynes K, Lautenbach E, Amorosa VK. Combination therapy with an aminoglycoside for Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis and/or persistent bacteremia is associated with a decreased rate of recurrent bacteremia: a cohort study. Infection. 2011 Dec;39(6):549-54. Epub 2011 Sep 6.
  • Watkins RR, Yamshchikov AV, Lemonovich TL, Salata RA. The role of vitamin D deficiency in sepsis and potential therapeutic implications. J Infect. 2011Nov;63(5):321-6. Epub 2011 Jul 13.
  • Watkins RR, Lemonovich TL. Diagnosis and management of community-acquired pneumonia in adults. Am Fam Physician. 2011 Jun 1;83(11):1299-306.
  • Watkins RR, Lemonovich TL. Is C. difficile to blame for your patient's diarrhea? J Fam Pract. 2011 Mar;60(3):128-34.
  • Watkins RR, Lemonovich TL. A traveler to Africa with fever and a rash. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 2011;19:43-44.
  • Jinno S, Gripshover BM, Lemonovich TL, Anderson JM, and Jacobs MR. Histoplasma capsulatum prosthetic valve endocarditis with negative fungal blood cultures and negative Histoplasma antigen assay in an immunocompetent patient. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Dec;48(12):4664-6. Epub 2010 Oct 6.
  • Watkins RR, Lemonovich TL. Role of inflammatory markers in the diagnosis and management of infective endocarditis. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 2010;18(2):87-90.
  • Watkins RR, Lemonovich TL, Razonable RR. Update on the immune response to cytomegalovirus in solid organ transplant recipients. In press.
  • Lemonovich TL, Watkins RR, Morrison CS, Kwok C, Chipato T, Musoke R, Arts E, Nankya I, Salata RA. Differences in clinical manifestations of acute and early HIV-1 infection between HIV-1 subtypes in African women. Submitted to International Journal of STD & AIDS