Dr John Lambert is a consultant in Medicine and Infectious Diseases (MD PhD) at the Mater Public and Private Hospitals, Rotunda Hospitals, and teaches at the UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science. He qualified in New York State and was involved in evaluating and diagnosing many Lyme disease patients. In addition, during his time at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, he was involved in the evaluation of a soon to be licensed Lyme Vaccine and member of the Data Safety and Monitoring Board for this vaccine. During his 24 years as an Infectious Diseases consultant he has been diagnosing and treating Irish patients with Lyme infections contracted within Ireland and more commonly Irish patients who acquired these infections abroad.
Dr Lambert presented at an ILADS conference in Boston this autumn and his presentation, ‘Chronic Lyme and Co-Infections including Anaplasma: the Irish Experience’ can be found here.
Read more about Dr Lambert’s work and find out how to schedule an appointment here.
Thank you to Dr. Lambert for taking the time to answer our questions.