George Lyon, M.D.

George  Lyon, M.D.
Emory Clinic

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Infectious Disease (Board certified since 2002)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1998)
Pediatrics (Board certified since 1998)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
infectious disease
Lyme disease
Office(s) Locations:
Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St 7th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 686-8114
Year Started Practicing: 2003
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2003
Organizational Memberships:
American Medical Association
Infectious Diseases Society of America
Massachusetts Medical Society
Major or Recent Publications:

Bioterrorism alleging using of anthrax and interim guidelines for management - United States. MMWR 199;48:69-74.

Gastrointestinal Basidiobolomycosis in Arizona: Clinical and epidemiologic analysis/characteristics and review of the literature. Clin Infect Dis 2001;32:1448-55.

Mycoplasma hominis pneumonia complicating bilateral lung transplantation: case report and review of the literature. Chest. 1997;112:1428-32.

Population-based surveillance and a case-control study of risk factors for endemic lymphocutaneous sporotrichosis in Peru. Clin Infect Dis, 2003;36:34-9.

Most Outstanding Student in Cardiology
Marshall University School of Medicine, 1994

President, Class of 1994
Marshall University School of Medicine
Medical School
Marshall University, Huntington, WV

Duke University Medical Center,Durham, NC

Duke University Medical Center,Durham, NC

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA