Bogdan I. Neughebauer, M.D., PhD, CPE, FACP, FIDSA

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Infectious Disease Physician

A top doctor in the Hampton roads region, Dr. Neughebauer has been a Sentara infectious disease specialist the duration of his career. He attended medical school in his native country of Romania and graduated as valedictorian of his class. Dr. Neughebauer is also an avid advocate for HIV/AIDS awareness in Romania and dedicated two years to volunteer-related work.

Dr. Neughebauer completed his residency and fellowship in the northeast region of the United States and joined Sentara Medical Group shortly thereafter. At Sentara, Dr. Neughebauer was appointed medical director for the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program for the entire system, and also serves as the chair of the finance committee at Sentara Medical Group and the chair of the department of medicine at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital. He has published two books, more than 20 papers and 100 communications.

Clinical Areas of Interest or Specialty

  • Emerging Infectious Diseases (e.g. Ebola and Zika)
  • Multi-drug Resistant Bacteria (e.g. MRSA, CRE, KPC, ESBL, and VRE)

Medical Education & Training

Doctor of Medicine
University of Medicine & Pharmacy, Iasi, Romania

Internal Medicine
Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J. 

Doctor of Philosophy
University of Medicine & Pharmacy, Iasi, Romania

Infectious Disease
University of Rochester
Rochester, N.Y.

Master of Business Administration
University of Massachusetts Amherst,
Amherst, Mass.

Certified Physician Executive
Certifying Commission in Medical Management 


American Board of Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease)

 Awards & Distinctions

  • Coastal Virginia Magazine Top Hampton Roads Doctor (2012 – 2016)
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors (2013 – 2016)
  • ACPE Award of Academic Achievement (2012)
  • ACPE Diplomate (2012)
  • Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition Award (2010 – 2011, 2013, 2014)
  • Vitals Patient’s Choice Award (2008 – 2011, 2013, 2015)
  • Sentara Health Foundation Healthcare Hero (2008, 2010)
  • Hampton Roads Magazine Hall of Fame, Top Doctors (2005 – 2009)

Affiliations (current and past)

  • Sentara Infectious Disease Specialists
  • American Association for Physician Leaders
  • Infectious Disease Society of America
  • International Society for Infectious Disease

Recent Conference Presentations

Effective Communication—The Key to the Successful Implementation of ICD10 in Sentara Healthcare, American Association for Physician Leadership Annual Meeting, April 2016, Washington, D.C.


SCOPE—Sentara Clinical Optimization of Patient Experience, Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education Annual Meeting, April 2014, Chicago, Ill.


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