All professionals at West Houston Infectious Disease Associates maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Dr. Carson T. Lo
Dr. Carson T. Lo received his medical degree from the UniversIty of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial College of Medicine in his native Philippines. He completed his Internal Medicine residency training at Makati Medical Center, Philippines and also underwent his Internal Medicine residency program at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. In addition, he completed his fellowship in Microbial Pathogenesis & Infectious Disease at the UCLA School of Medicine.
Dr. Lo established West Houston Infectious Disease Associates in Katy, Texas in October 2002.
Dr. Lo is board certified in Internal Medicine and in Infectious Disease. He is also certified in Tropical and Travel Medicine by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. His areas of interest include: Diagnosis and treatment of fever, multi-resistant infections, HIV/AIDS, and the problem-solving of diagnostic dilemmas.
He is a member of the following medical organizations: American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, American Society for Microbiology, Infectious Disease Society of America, Houston Infectious Disease Society, Texas Medical Association and the Harris County Medical Society.
In his spare time, he delights in cooking new recipes at home with his wife and in exploring new haunts with his children.
Dr. Linda S. Yancey
Dr. Linda S. Yancey grew up In College Station, Texas and Is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science In Microbiology. She attended Texas Tech In Lubbock for medical school and spent her clinical years In EI Paso, Texas. For residency, she trained at Mayo Clinic In Scottsdale and completed a fellowship In Infectious Disease at Baylor College of Medicine In Houston, Texas. She Joined West Houston Infectious Disease Associates In 2008.
Dr. Yancey Is board certified In Infectious Disease. Interests within her specialty Include HIV/AIDS, tropical and parasitic disease and zoonoses (diseases acquired from animals). More general Interests Include patient safety and medical quality Improvement Initiatives, for which she has received training at the Center for Healthcare Quality and Safety at the University of Texas, Houston. Dr. Yancey Is a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America, The Society for Science Based Medicine, the American Society for Microbiology, the Houston Infectious Diseases Society, the Texas Medical Association, and the Harris County Medical Society.
In her spare time, Dr. Yancey Is an avid reader. She likes to spend spare weekends doing Science experiments with her four children, and online gaming with her husband.