Dr. Krista Gelford, MD

Dr. Krista Gelford, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Krista Gelford, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Dayton, OH and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in pediatrics.

Kettering Health Network

2476 Dayton Xenia Rd

Dayton, OH 45434
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Gelford's Experience

Dr. Gelford's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

136  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.


  • Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Loma Linda University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gelford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelford to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Gelford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Always accomodating, extraordinary knowledge and patient care. Fantastic doctor!!
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I wish I could give this doctor zero. I've never had a pediatrician with more of a God-complex than this woman. My daughter had a *diaper rash* and she tried to diagnose it as MRSA! Then she tried to diagnose my petite daughter with failure to thrive, COMPLETELY ignoring the fact that her entire...more
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Very knowledgeable!
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I can never seem to actually schedule an appointment with her when my kids are actually sick. The only times we get in to see her is for a wellness visit, but when my children are sick we are always told to go to urgent care. Seems kind of pointless to have a doctor that can't ever see your kids if...more
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