Joshua D. Septimus, MD, FACP

  • Houston Methodist internist
  • Associate professor of clinical medicine, Houston Methodist Research Institute

Joshua D. Septimus, MD, FACP

Areas of Expertise

  • Cardiovascular disease prevention
  • Complex cholesterol management
  • Diabetes
  • Internal medicine
  • Lipidology
  • Prevention strategies for atherosclerosis
  • Preventive medicine
  • Wellness


American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Clinical Lipidology
Internal Medicine Residency, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas | 2000


Prostatitis due to Candida albicans
Septimus, JD & Septimus, EJ 2006, , Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice, vol. 14, no. 4.

Healthcare use by veterans treated for diabetes mellitus in the Veterans Affairs medical care system
Ashton, CM, Septimus, JD, Petersen, NJ, Souchek, J, Menke, TJ, Collins, TC & Wray, N 2003, , American Journal of Managed Care, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 145-150.

Mycobacterium simiae pseudo-outbreak resulting from a contaminated hospital water supply in Houston, Texas
El Sahly, HM, Septimus, E, Soini, H, Septimus, JD, Wallace, RJ, Pan, X, Williams-Bouyer, N, Musser, JM & Graviss, EA 2002, , Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol. 35, no. 7, pp. 802-807.

Fournier's gangrene due to Candida glabrata: Case report and review of the literature
Septimus, JD, Samo, T & Fainstein, V 2002, , Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice, vol. 11, no. 7, pp. 406-407.

Antimicrobial activities of beta-lactam antibiotics and gentamicin against penicillin-susceptible and penicillin-resistant pneumococci
Gross, ME, Giron, KP, Septimus, JD, Mason, EO & Musher, DM 1995, , Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol. 39, no. 5, pp. 1166-1168.


  • English