BronxCare Health System

About BronxCare’s HIV/AIDS Program

       Photo: Dr. Cosmina Zeana, Chief, Infectious Diseases.

BronxCare Health System provides state-of-the-art medical care for those living with HIV and AIDS. Its expert and experienced team are leaders in the identification and treatment of Infectious Diseases and other related areas.

BronxCare's Center for Comprehensive Care is a multi-specialty practice providing advanced treatment for patients with all types of infectious diseases. We have been serving the Bronx community since 1986. We incorporate the latest advances in medical knowledge and provide a patient-centered approach to care that helps us achieve positive outcomes.

Persons living with HIV are cared for by a dedicated team of providers with the support of the multiple specialties located within a single center. Services include:

• Acupuncture
• Endocrinology and Diabetes Care
• Gastroenterology Consultation
• HIV Counseling & Testing
• HIV Treatment
• HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and HIV Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)
• Medical Case Management and Social Work Services
• Mental and Behavioral Health
• Nutrition

• Pain Management
• Partner Services for the newly diagnosed
• Pediatrics
• Social Work
• Substance Use Counseling
• Support for Pregnancy
• Travel Clinic
• Treatment for Hepatitis C and Hepatitis B
• Treatment of Sexually Transmitted Diseases


The mission of the HIV/AIDS Program to provide comprehensive care and education for patients with HIV/AIDS, thereby helping individuals at risk for HIV transmission. Its Infectious Diseases Team works with primary care physicians, nurses, specialty care providers, and social workers to provide patient centered care and support services.

Dr. Cosmina Zeana, Chief, Infectious Diseases (seated, center), and Infectious Diseases team.
Dr. Cosmina Zeana, Chief, Infectious Diseases (seated, center), and Infectious Diseases team.

Our Providers

Division of Infectious Diseases

Franklina Nyarko, D.N.P.
Nurse Practitioner