HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is pleased to announce today that Hunter A. Hammill, M.D., FACOG has joined AHF’s Houston medical team. A graduate of Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons, Dr. Hammill has many years of experience providing both specialty obstetric care to expectant HIV positive mothers as well as HIV outpatient medical care to all demographics of people living with HIV/AIDS. Dr. Hammill will continue to see patients through his medical practice located at 7400 Fannin Street Suite 1118 Houston TX 77054, adjacent to the Women’s Hospital of Texas. “I am truly excited to join with AHF in our efforts to provide the highest quality care to people living with HIV in the Houston area,” said Dr. Hammill. “Through our partnership, we’ll be able to help more HIV positive pregnant women have healthy babies and also continue to support them as their families grow.”
“We are especially excited to welcome Dr. Hammill to the AHF family not only because of his long track record of delivering healthy babies to HIV positive women, but also because he offers outpatient primary care to his current and former OB patients as well as the community at large,” said Jonathan Petrus, Chief/National Bureau and Investment at AHF. “With Dr. Hammill on our team, we have made another big step forward in our efforts to expand the services we offer to meet the needs of the diverse and changing demographic of people living with HIV/AIDS.”
“Dr. Hammill is an exceptional provider with an incredible and sincere passion to help expectant mothers living with HIV and members of the transgender community,” said AHF Texas Regional Director Bret Camp. “We know our patients will benefit greatly from having access to his care and experience.”
Dr. Hammill’s office is open to current and new AHF patients. Appointments can be scheduled by calling the Fannin Street location at 713-799-8994.
Dr. Hammill’s practice augments AHF’s local presence that is currently providing comprehensive medical care and treatment to people living with HIV/AIDS in the Houston area through its AHF Binz Street Healthcare Center located 1200 Binz Street, Suite 1290, Houston TX 77004, led by Dr. Benjamin Portnoy. Appointments can be scheduled for the Binz Street location by calling 713-524-8700.
AHF’s Wellness Center also offers free, walk-in screening and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including HIV, syphilis, chlamydia and gonorrhea, at the Binz Street location on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. No appointment necessary.
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization, currently provides medical care and/or services to over 730,000 individuals in 38 countries worldwide in the US, Africa, Latin America/Caribbean, the Asia/Pacific Region and Eastern Europe. To learn more about AHF, please visit our website: www.aidshealth.org, find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/aidshealth and follow us: @aidshealthcare.