Joao Tavares, MD

Gender: Male
Infectious Disease Clinical Services
34 Park Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
(508) 862-5650(508) 862-5650
(508) 778-4753(508) 778-4753
Infectious Disease Clinical Services
Falmouth Hospital
100 Ter Heun Drive
Falmouth, MA 02540
(508) 495-7190(508) 495-7190
(508) 495-7191(508) 495-7191

About Joao Tavares, MD

Clinical Interests
Comprehensive consultations for hospital inpatients and outpatients. Tick borne diseases (Lyme, Babesiosis, Anaplasmosis) antibiotic usage. General infectious diseases. Hepatitis B & C Disease Management - evaluation and treatment, RN medical case management, education and support. HIV Disease Management - Primary Care Services, RN medical case management. Care coordination in partnership with the AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod (ASGCC); Tuberculosis (TB) - evaluation and management - latent TB Infection, active TB Evaluation, treatment and care coordination, education and support.
  • Cape Cod Hospital; affiliated since 11/12/2013
  • Falmouth Hospital; affiliated since 12/10/2013
  • Member of Cape Cod Preferred Physicians
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease


Medical School
  • University of Coimbra Faculty of Medicine, Portugal
  • Rhode Island Hospital/Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI (Internal Medicine)
  • Rhode Island Hospital/Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI (Infectious Diseases)