Dr. Kristin Marie Ingraham DO
Rheumatologist | Rheumatology3080 Hamilton Blvd Suite 300 Allentown PA, 18103
Dr. Kristin Ingraham is a rheumatologist practicing in Allentown, PA. Dr. Ingraham specializes in the treatment of musculoskeletal diseases and systematic autoimmune conditions that can affect the bones, muscles or bones. Eventually, if not treated, these illnesses can also impact the skin, eyes, nervous system and internal organs. Dr. Ingraham treats diseases similar to orthopedists but does not perform surgery. Often times, research is conducted to find potential alternatives for the patients illness.
Education and Training
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine 2002
- Peripheral Neuropathy
- Neck Pain
- Back Pain
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