Dr. Kristina Rudgear, MD

Dr. Kristina Rudgear, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Kristina Rudgear, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from University of Nevada At Reno in 1998 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

7344 E Deer Valley Rd Ste 100

Scottsdale, AZ 85255

Contact Information

(480) 513-1042

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
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Dr. Rudgear's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abnormal Thyroid
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rudgear treats Abnormal Thyroid more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Rudgear treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rudgear treats Thyroid Disease more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Rudgear treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Hypoglycemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rudgear treats Hypoglycemia more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Rudgear treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Rudgear's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes
Diabetes Coma
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Ketones
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Endocrine Disorders
Female Infertility
Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Insulin Pump Therapy
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroiditis
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

We pride ourselves in providing patients with caring, compassionate and attentive medical services. Our North Scottsdale endocrinology group includes physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants that take time to listen to patients and treat each patient with respect. Our medical team is experienced, well trained and ready to deliver excellent quality medical care.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2004
Banner Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Banner Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1998
University of Nevada At Reno
Medical School
1993
University of California at Santa Barbara
Undergraduate School
2004
2001
1998
1993

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Dr. Rudgear's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rudgear

3.5

Based on 96 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(4)
1 Star
34.375%
(33)

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My primary care physician sent me to this practice group for further evaluation of my thyroid. Sparing all the details, I could not be more pleased than I was. In particular, nurse practitioner Leeanna Peterson was superb. Her medical assistant Susie, the front desk staff of Diane and Lori, and...Read More
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I've been hung up on, called while in the waiting room asking where I am for my appt., & ambushed by sponsored diet products, not to mention the insanely rude staff. Rudgear just wants to shove you off to one of her NPs. They tried to have me sign a form saying that I'm never coming back to the...Read More
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Dr Rudgear is in a huge hurry when she see you after she’s late coming in. Recently complained abt all the labs she had to go over in one visit. Seems more interested in selling vitamins than care giving.
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I will never step foot into this office. I've never been spoken too so rudely in my life.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Health Net
Health Net HMO
Health Net PPO
Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
Health Net of Arizona HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare

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