Quick Facts

  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health
  • BCBS North Carolina
  • Humana
  • Cigna

Ratings & Comments

59 ratings with 15 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Duke Health Center at Roxboro Street when asked is excellent. Duke Health Center at Roxboro Street has been reviewed by 59 patients. The rating is 4.7 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Duke Health Center at Roxboro Street as provided by patient reviews is 12 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

Duke Health Center at Roxboro Street
4020 N Roxboro St
Durham, NC 27704

Specialties

12 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Pediatrics

    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.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Pediatric Radiology

    Pediatric radiologists specialize in using x-rays, MRIs, CT scans and ultrasounds to help provide the most accurate diagnosis to your child as possible. After they receive the image results, they work with your family physician or other specialist to give him or her a closer look at broken bones from an accident or recognize tumors, bleeding and infections that might be causing certain symptoms.
    They focus on children as young as newborns and as old as teenagers and they have to be well-versed in the growth and development of children's bodies. This allows them to properly identify abnormalities at various ages and to work with your doctor on recommending the best treatment options.

  • Diagnostic Radiology

    Radiologists help doctors get a closer look at what’s happening inside your body. If your primary care doctor wants to investigate your symptoms further, they may refer you to a radiologist to get an ultrasound or x-ray. Some radiologists specialize in mammography and breast imaging, which is who you see when you need a mammogram. A Radiologist can also determine if bones are broken or fractured after any kind of accident.
    Radiologists are trained to perform MRIs and CT scans, both of which are used to determine the presence of diseases or disorders and help your doctor properly diagnose you. They can detect anything from tumors, bleeding and infections to bone and muscle disorders.

  • Psychology
  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Nuclear Medicine

    Nuclear medicine specialists are doctors who have extensive training in the use of nuclear substances, like radiation, to diagnose and treat certain illnesses.
    These specialists perform diagnostic tests in which a small amount of a radioactive substance is injected into a vein, inhaled or taken orally by the patient. The radioactive substance then enables the nuclear medicine specialist to use a scanner to detect the radiation level in the part of the body being examined in order to create an image of it with a computer. The images tell the physician whether there are abnormal changes in metabolism which indicate whether a disease or injury is present. These tests are often used to detect cancer.
    In addition to detecting cancer, substances like radioactive iodine can be either injected into the blood stream or taken orally to fight cancer and other diseases. After being ingested, the substance is absorbed by the thyroid gland and abnormal thyroid tissues are destroyed.

  • 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.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Neuroradiology

    Neuroradiologists focus specifically on diagnosing conditions related to the nervous system, spine, head and neck through radiology. They can identify abnormalities in these areas and help doctors properly diagnose the presence of tumors, aneurysms and even dementia.
    It’s also common for them to consult with patients with persistent headaches or back pains, trauma to a certain area, or any issue that can affect brain function, such as a stroke. Like any radiologist, they are trained to perform x-rays, cat scans, ultrasounds and MRIs, but they work closely with neurologists and neurosurgeons.

Doctors in Duke Health Center at Roxboro Street

  • Dr. Richard J Chung MD

    Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine

    Durham, NC

    5.0
    (7)
  • Dr. Edward A Evans MD

    Pediatrics, Internal Medicine

    Durham, NC

    5.0
    (5)
  • Dr. Aimee B Chung MD

    Pediatrics, Internal Medicine

    Durham, NC

    5.0
    (1)
  • Dr. Phil C Goodman MD

    Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

    Durham, NC

    5.0
    (1)
  • Dr. Richard A Leder MD

    Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

    Durham, NC

    5.0
    (1)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine
  • University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
  • University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine
  • The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • Medical University Of South Carolina College Of Medicine
  • University Of California Davis School Of Medicine
  • University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
  • University Of Florida College Of Medicine
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
  • Albany Medical College
  • Universite Libre De Bruxelles
  • University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
  • West Virginia Univ
  • Yale University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Manitoba
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Duke Health Center at Roxboro Street. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Pediatric Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Radiology, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Adolescent Medicine, Neuroradiology, Psychology, Psychiatry, Cardiovascular Disease and Nuclear Medicine near Duke Health Center at Roxboro Street Durham, NC.

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