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About Dr. Kristi D Abbott
Dr. Kristi D Abbott, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Charlotte, NC, with another office in Mooresville, NC. She has 11 years of experience. Her specialties include Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. Dr. Abbott is affiliated with Lake Norman Regional Medical Center. She speaks English.
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Dr. Kristi D Abbott has the following 2 specialties
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.
- Adolescent Medicine
Adolescent specialists are doctors who have advanced training in the health issues that adolescents face. These physicians deal with issues like the onset of puberty, reproductive health, eating disorders, irregular periods, mood changes, drugs and pressures from home and school. For girls entering adulthood, adolescent specialists can act as both pediatrician and gynecologist, so they only have to see one doctor for all their needs.
Dr. Kristi D Abbott has the following 5 expertise
- Pediatric Diabetes
Dr. Kristi D Abbott is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Abbott is very good doctor
Self-verified patient of Dr. Kristi D Abbott - Posted on August 11th, 2011
Dr. Abbott is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
11 Years Experience
East Tennessee State University James H Quillen College Of Medicine
Graduated in 2007
Dr. Kristi D Abbott accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
BCBS North Carolina
- BCBS NC Blue Value
- BCBS NC BlueOptions
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry Carelink - Carolinas HealthCare System Tier 2
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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