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About Dr. Debra Freedenberg
Dr. Debra Freedenberg, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Nashville, TN, with another office in Austin, TX. She has 31 years of experience. Her specialties include Medical Genetics and Pediatrics. Dr. Freedenberg is affiliated with Vanderbilt Univ Medical Center, Seton Medical Center and Childrens Hospital Of Austin. She speaks English.
Dr. Debra Freedenberg has the following 2 specialties
- Medical Genetics
Geneticists are doctors with expertise in genetic or hereditary disorders. Many of the diseases we get are inherited, or passed on through the genes of our biological parents. These specialists study the biology behind a genetic disorder's origin, the traits that it presents in a patient and its pathway. This allows them to diagnose and treat each illness effectively.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. Debra Freedenberg is Board Certified in 4 specialties
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Dr. Freedenberg is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Vanderbilt Univ Medical Center
Seton Medical Center
Childrens Hospital Of Austin
Seton Nw Hosp, Austin, Tx
Brackenridge Hosp, Austin, Tx
St Davids Med Ctr
North Austin Medical Center
St Davids Med Ctr, Austin, Tx
31 Years Experience
State University of New York at Buffalo
Graduated in 1982
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