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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kristie Blade is Excellent.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Kristie Blade, MD, PHD is board certified in Internal Medicine.
- She has special expertise in 4 areas:
- Diabetes Complications
- Flu (Human Influenza)
- Palliative Care
Education & Awards
Dr. Blade graduated from Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston. She has 2 awards.
Dr. Blade has 3 hospital affiliations:
- Virginia Mason Medical Center
- University Of Washington Medical Ctr
- Harborview Medical Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Blade accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
- Premera Blue Cross - 2 plans
- Cigna - 3 plans
- Aetna - 2 plans
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
- Humana - 2 plans