Dr. Allen William Root MD is a male Internist and practices in Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, and Endocrinology and Metabolism.
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Dr. Allen Root has 4 office locations.
All Children's Hospital
801 6th St S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(2)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Allen Root is Good. Dr. Root has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Allen Root, MD is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Endocrinology.

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Body Weight
  • Chromosome Aberrations
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
  • Congenital Hypothyroidism
  • De Lange Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes
  • Growth Disorders
  • Hermaphroditism (Genital Ambiguity)
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocalcemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Rickets
  • Sex Differentiation Disorders
  • Syndrome
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Turner Syndrome

Education & Awards

Dr. Root graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Congenital Hypothyroidism
Growth Disorders
Hypothyroidism
CHAIRMAN/INFANT METABOLIC SCREENING & GENETICS ADVISORY
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Florida™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Root has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • All Children's Hospital 
  • The Tampa General Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Root accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 27 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida - 7 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • AvMed Health Plans - 7 plans
  • Americhoice - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 7 plans

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Where does Dr. Allen W. Root practice?
Dr. Allen Root practices Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, and Endocrinology and Metabolism near Saint Petersburg, FL.
See Saint Petersburg Pediatricians and Saint Petersburg Endocrinologists.