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We found 6 pediatricians who accept Blue Preferred Plus near Detroit, MI.

Dr. Latonya Antoinette Riddle Jones, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics
3901 Beaubien
Detroit, MI
 

Dr. Latonya Riddle-Jones works as a general internist and general pediatrician. Areas of expertise for Dr. Riddle-Jones include obesity and diabetes. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Riddle-Jones accepts. She studied medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Her residency was performed at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. Dr. Riddle-Jones is affiliated with Hutzel Women's Hospital, St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, and Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG).

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Clinical interests: Diabetes, Obesity

Dr. Renato S Roxas Jr Jr., MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics
3950 Beaubien
Detroit, MI
 

Dr. Renato Roxas' specialties are general internal medicine and general pediatrics. He practices in Detroit, MI. Dr. Roxas's clinical interests include substance abuse. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare Plans. He is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Hutzel Women's Hospital, Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG), and Children's Hospital of Michigan.

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Clinical interests: Substance Abuse

Dr. Eric Wynton Ayers, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine
3950 Beaubien
Detroit, MI
 

Dr. Eric Ayers works as an internist, pediatrician, and adolescent medicine specialist in Detroit, MI. Clinical interests for Dr. Ayers include diabetes, hypertension (high blood pressure), and preventive care. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Ayers is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare Plans, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Ayers is professionally affiliated with Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG), Children's Hospital of Michigan, and Sinai-Grace Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Men's Health Issues, Substance Abuse, Hypertension, Diabetes, Sexuality, General Care, Preventive ... (Read more)

Dr. Christy Ann Petroff, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
7815 E Jefferson Avenue; 1b
Detroit, MI
 

Dr. Christy Petroff's specialty is general pediatrics. Her areas of expertise include bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Dr. Petroff's professional affiliations include St. John's Hospital and St. John Hospital and Medical Center. She accepts Cofinity, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Petroff attended medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School. For her residency, Dr. Petroff trained at Children's Hospital of Michigan. She is conversant in Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, X-Rays

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics
50 E Canfield Street
Detroit, MI
 

Dr. Ijeoma Nnodim's areas of specialization are general internal medicine and general pediatrics. She attended medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nnodim takes. She speaks French. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Hutzel Women's Hospital, Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG), and Children's Hospital of Michigan.

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Dr. Nazir Hakmeh, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
9720 Dix Road
Dearborn, MI
 

Dr. Nazir Hakmeh is a physician who specializes in general pediatrics. Dr. Hakmeh attended medical school at the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine. His residency was performed at Norwalk Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). He accepts Cofinity, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Priority Health, as well as other insurance carriers. He speaks Arabic. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and Oakwood Hospital - Dearborn.

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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.