Dr. Rita E. Thieme, MD

Dr. Rita E. Thieme, MD

Pediatrics | Female | 59 years old

Dr. Thieme is a Board Certified .by the American Academy of Pediatrics. She received her...Read more

Castle Rock Pediatrics
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Dr. Thieme is a Board Certified .by the American Academy of Pediatrics. She received her MD in 1989 from the...   Read More

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      • Assurant Health
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • Colorado Access
      • Coventry Health Care
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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      4.1 based on 7 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Thieme's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Pediatrics
      • Adolescent Medicine
      • Nephrology
      • Pediatric Allergy & Asthma

      Board Certifications

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      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • Acne
      • Acute Pharyngitis
      • Acute Rhinitis
      • Acute Sinusitis
      • Acute Tonsillitis
      • ADHD and-or ADD
      • Allergic Disorders
      • Allergies
      • Anemia
      • Animal Bite
      • Ankle Injury
      • Ankle Sprain
      • Apnea of Infancy (AOI)
      • Apnea of Prematurity
      • Asthma
      • Asthma in Children
      • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
      • Autism
      • Bronchitis
      • Burn Injuries
      • Cleft Palate
      • Congenital Diseases
      • Cranial Trauma
      • Distal Radius Fracture
      • Ear Infection
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Epilepsy
      • Exercise-Induced Asthma
      • Growth Disorders
      • Hand Injury
      • Headache
      • Iron Deficiency Anemia
      • Kidney Disease
      • Laceration
      • Neonatal Anemia
      • Pediatric Attention Deficit (ADD)
      • Pediatric Hip Disorders
      • Scoliosis
      • Simple Fractures
      • Skin Allergy
      • Sports Injuries
      • Sprain
      • Vesicoureteral Reflux

      Procedures Performed

      • Allergy Testing
      • Burn Care Services
      • Casting
      • Cryosurgery
      • Cryotherapy for Warts
      • Earwax Removal
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Foreign Body Removal
      • Immunization
      • Infant Care
      • Laceration Repair
      • Nebulizer Treatment
      • Neonatal Care
      • Oximetry
      • Pediatric EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
      • Phototherapy
      • Physical Examination
      • Premature Infant Care
      • Primary Care for Adolescents
      • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
      • Splinting
      • Sports Physical Examination
      • Stitches
      • Urinalysis
      • Vaccination
      • Venipuncture
      • Wart Removal
      • Wart Treatment
      • Well Baby Care
      • Wound Care and Management

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Colorado.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        University Of Colorado

        Graduated in 1989

      • Internship Hospital
        The Children's Hospital, University Colo Health Science Center

        Completed in 1990

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Colorado

        Completed in 1992

      • Fellowship Hospital
        The Children's Hospital, University Colo Health Science Center

        Completed in 1995

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Colorado

        Graduated in 1988

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • American's Top Pediatricians, 2006
        • American's Top Pediatricians, 2007
        • America's Top Pediatricians, 2004
        • America's Top Pediatricians, 2005
        • America's Top Pediatricians, 2008
        • America's Top Pediatricians, 2009
        • America's Top Pediatricians, 2010
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Thieme'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 malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Thieme's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Thieme

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Thieme's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Thieme is a Board Certified .by the American Academy of Pediatrics. She received her MD in 1989 from the University of Colorado with two years of specialty training in Pediatric Nephrology (Kidney Disease). Following her fellowship, Dr. Thieme worked as a Pediatric Emergency Physician at Swedish Medical Center prior to joining Castle Rock Pediatrics in 1998. She works hard to form a partnership with families in order to ensure the best care possible and most optimal outcomes.