Dr. Deanna Adkins, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(3)
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Dr. Deanna Adkins, MD
I am a mother of three who enjoys taking care of patients with a full range of endocrine disorders. I am board-certified in Pediatric Endocrinology and have been a resident of Wake County, NC since 1997. I have clinical and research interests in diabetes mellitus and related treatment technologies, including sensor-augmented pumps. I also enjoy caring for children with bone diseases including osteoporosis, rickets, avascular necrosis, skeletal dysplasias, and calcium/phosphorus disorders. I manage complex patients with hypothalamic/pituitary disorders and including late effects of cancer treatments. Sexual development, pubertal disorders, and gender disorders are a special interest of mine. Thyroid disorders (including cancer), adrenal disorders (including congenital adrenal hyperplasia) and tumors are also part of my clinical repertoire. Clinical Interests General pediatric endocrinology Disorders of growth Adrenal disorders Thyroid dysfunction & cancer Calcium and phosphorus metabolism Hypothalamus / pituitary disorders Sexual, gender, and pubertal disorders Diabetes mellitus and related treatment technologies including sensor-augmented pumps Research Interests Late endocrine effects of cancer treatment Diabetes mellitus Thyroid cancer Treatment of bone disorders with bisphosphonates including avascular necrosis

2301 Erwin Rd

Durham, NC 27705

Contact Information

(919) 668-4000

Dr. Deanna Adkins, MD

Dr. Deanna Adkins, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 4 More

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Dr. Adkins' Experience

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Dr. Adkins' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Endocrinology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
3

Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Pediatrics
2

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
20

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gonadotropin-Dependent Precocious Puberty
  • Gonadotropin-Independent Precocious Puberty
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Osteopenia
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Sexual Development Disorders
  • Short Stature
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Turner Syndrome

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Georgia Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Unc Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Unc Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Unc Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Adkins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adkins to family and friends
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Dr. Adkins' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Adkins accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    Blue Options PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Adkins has admitting privileges

Duke University Hospital
2301 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705
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Wakemed Cary Hospital
1900 Kildaire Farm Rd
Cary, NC 27518
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WakeMed Raleigh Campus
3000 New Bern Ave
Raleigh, NC 27610
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