Dr. Deanna Adkins, MD

Dr. Deanna Adkins, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Deanna Adkins, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pediatric endocrinology, pediatrics, and more.Read her story

2301 Erwin Rd

Durham, NC 27705

Contact Information

(919) 668-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 9 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

Dr. Adkins' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Adkins "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 "

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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*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gonadotropin-Dependent Precocious Puberty
  • Gonadotropin-Independent Precocious Puberty
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Osteopenia
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • 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

Dr. Adkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Adkins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adkins to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 3
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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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