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We found 6 pediatricians who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Silver near Lecanto, FL.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics
6202 W Corporate Oaks Drive
Crystal River, FL
 

Dr. Angela Acevedo sees patients in Crystal River, FL. Her medical specialties are general internal medicine and general pediatrics. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Pediatrics
1990 N Prospect Avenue
Lecanto, FL
 

Dr. Lilia Shammas' specialty is general pediatrics. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Shammas graduated from Kazan State Medical University. Her residency was performed at Shands at the University of Florida.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics
6038 W Nordling Loop
Crystal River, FL
 

Dr. Carlene Wilson's medical specialty is general internal medicine and general pediatrics. Patients gave her an average rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Pediatrics
512 N Lecanto Highway; #491
Lecanto, FL
 

Dr. Komala Bhushan's specialty is general pediatrics. On average, patients gave her a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Bhushan takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in General Pediatrics
6171 W Gulf To Lake Highway
Crystal River, FL
 

Dr. Ira Fialko is a Crystal River, FL physician who specializes in general pediatrics. The average patient rating for Dr. Fialko is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in General Pediatrics
3700 W Sovereign Path
Lecanto, FL
 

Dr. Esther Gonzalez's medical specialty is general pediatrics. Dr. Gonzalez is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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What is General Pediatrics?

General Pediatrics is defined simply as the medical care of children and adolescents. It is one of the broadest specialties, delivering care to patients from birth through young adulthood, and encompassing everything from preventive health to the management of acute and chronic illness. Pediatricians care for the physical, emotional, behavioral, developmental, and social problems that affect children and teens.

A general pediatrician has a wide variety of responsibilities, including:
  • The management and treatment of illnesses and injuries
  • Discouraging the spread of serious illness in children, through education and vaccination
  • Monitoring patients’ physical and developmental growth
  • Performing routine health screenings
  • Promoting a healthy lifestyle
  • Guiding parents in all areas of parenting, from offering reassurance to giving advice on everything related to their child, such as feeding, safety, and education

Perhaps more than any other patient group, children are products of the environment in which they live. Because of this, pediatricians don’t just treat kids -- they treat communities and families as well. They often become advocates for children and for children’s rights. General pediatricians are physicians dedicated to the health and well-being of young people.