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Rudolph Kotula | MD Expert

Methodist Physicians Clinic Infectious Disease / Travel Clinic

Dr. Rudolph Kotula is an epidemiologist - a board-certified physician specializing in the identification and treatment of infectious diseases. He leads infectious disease and travel medicine clinics with Methodist Physicians Clinic. 

As an epidemiologist, Dr. Kotula likes working as a "medical detective" looking for clues and diagnosing infectious diseases. "I have the opportunity to diagnose and eradicate an infection or disease.  As a doctor, that is incredibly gratifying."

Dr. Kotula, originally from Bratislava Solvakia, enjoys travel, golf, tennis, swimming, visual and performing arts. Dr. Kotula is a clinical assistant professor of Medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine. He authors a blog with Methodist Health System about both international travel medicine and infectious diseases.