We found 8 providers with an interest in attention deficit disorder and who accept Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield near Auburn, CA.

Dr. Mark E Knoble, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
3288 Bell Road
Auburn, CA
 

Dr. Mark Knoble's specialty is family medicine. His clinical interests encompass general care. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Knoble is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Stanislaus Family Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Knoble is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Dr. Brandon Keith Hobel, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
3288 Bell Road
Auburn, CA
 

Dr. Brandon Hobel works as a family medicine practitioner in Auburn, CA. Dr. Hobel has a special interest in general care. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Ross University School of Medicine. Dr. Hobel is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He has a closed panel.

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Dr. Claire M Unis, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
3288 Bell Road
Auburn, CA
 

Dr. Claire Unis specializes in general pediatrics and practices in Auburn, CA. Dr. Unis is a graduate of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and a graduate of Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland's residency program. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Unis takes. She is conversant in Spanish. Her professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). She is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Adolescent Issues, Eczema, Immunization, Down Syndrome, Circumcision, Gastrointestinal Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Kenneth D Ashley, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
3288 Bell Road
Auburn, CA
 

Dr. Kenneth Ashley works as a pediatrician. Dr. Ashley is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is not currently accepting new patients. After completing medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

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Dr. Joyce G Bradshaw, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
3288 Bell Road
Auburn, CA
 

Dr. Joyce Bradshaw is a physician who specializes in general pediatrics. On average, patients gave her a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bradshaw is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medi-Cal, and more. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington, Dr. Bradshaw attended Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). She is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

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Dr. Sandra K Tice-Raskin, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
11795 Education Street; Suite 100
Auburn, CA
 

Dr. Sandra Tice-Raskin sees patients in Auburn, CA. Her medical specialty is general pediatrics. She honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. After completing medical school at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine, she performed her residency at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital. Dr. Tice-Raskin is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). Dr. Tice-Raskin's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

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Dr. Richard B Loomis, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
3288 Bell Road
Auburn, CA
 

Dr. Richard Loomis' specialty is general pediatrics. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Loomis's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. Unfortunately, he is not currently accepting new patients. Before completing his residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Dr. Loomis attended medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School. He speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD)

All Interests: Attention Deficit Disorder, Asthma, Premature Babies

Dr. Shawn Michael Kreiner, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
11795 Education Street; Suite 100
Auburn, CA
 

Dr. Shawn Kreiner is a general pediatrician in Auburn, CA. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medi-Cal, and more. Dr. Kreiner is a graduate of Penn State College of Medicine and a graduate of the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center's residency program. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). He has an open panel.

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What is Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/ADHD)?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, is one of the most common disorders diagnosed in children. Nine percent of children in the USA have been diagnosed with ADHD. Symptoms, which include hyperactivity and difficulty maintaining focus or paying attention, can last into adulthood for some patients. Boys are four times as likely to be diagnosed as girls, although we don’t know why this is.

There are three main types of ADHD:
  • Predominantly hyperactive-impulsive types show symptoms such as constant fidgeting, talking non-stop, touching everything, having trouble sitting still and waiting their turn, and interrupting others.
  • Predominantly inattentive types tend to be distracted, get bored and wander off during tasks, forget things or instructions, daydream, and appear not to be listening. This type is sometimes misdiagnosed because they are not hyperactive and there are fewer behavior issues.
  • Combined types show symptoms from both categories. This is actually the most common type of ADHD.

When diagnosing ADHD, it is important to rule out other issues that may be causing the symptoms. Seizure disorders, hearing loss, anxiety, and domestic problems are some examples of problems that can cause behaviors similar to those seen with ADHD.

Treatment can include stimulant medications, behavioral therapy to teach patients ways to navigate their world and control symptoms better, and accommodations at school or work. A structured environment (with lots of organization and well-defined rules) seems to help most kids with ADHD function at their best.

ADHD is mainly thought of as a disorder that affects children, but symptoms can last into adulthood for a third to half of those diagnosed. In adults, ADHD has similar symptoms as when it is seen in children: impulsive behavior, difficulty maintaining focus, being easily distracted, or a tendency to fidget. These symptoms can cause problems in a patient’s careers and relationships. Additionally, adults with ADHD are at increased risk for substance abuse. Medications can be an important part of treatment for adults, as well as stress reduction techniques and organization skills training. Specialized ADHD coaches can help adults with ADHD manage their symptoms and succeed in all areas of their life.
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