Dr. Kimberly Hicks is a pediatric emergency medicine physician practicing in Knoxville, TN. Dr. Hicks specializes in providing care for critically ill and injured children. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians possess a vast amount of knowledge in areas such as neonatology, critical care and forensic pediatrics. Children involved in automobile accidents, child abuse or near-drowning episodes are frequent cases treated by pediatric emergency medicine physicians.
Education and Training
Univ of Tn, Memphis, Coll of Med, Memphis Tn 1997
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
- Univ Of Tn Coll Of Med, Pediatrics
- Lebonheur Chldrns Hosp
Dr. Kimberly Griffin Hicks M.D.'s Practice location
Knoxville, TN 37916Get Direction
LENOIR CITY, TN 37772Get Direction
Dr. Kimberly Griffin Hicks M.D.'s reviewsWrite Review
- The Struggle of a Disabled Traveler Looking to Make a Living
Richard Kuppusamy is a man who has to constantly travel for his work. Every 3 weeks, Kuppusamy boards a plane bound for whatever destination in order to earn a living. The only problem is: Richard suffers from a rare condition called spina bifida, a malformation of the spine that renders the patient...
- Do I need to get my Wisdom Teeth Pulled?
Wisdom tooth extraction is a surgical procedure used to remove one or more of the adult teeth present at the back of the mouth. It is usually done by an oral surgeon or a dentist. It is often done by opening the gum tissue over the tooth and then taking out the bone covering the tooth. The tissue...
- What are the Symptoms of Huntington's Disease?
Huntington’s disease, earlier known as Huntington’s chorea, is a genetic disorder characterized by the degeneration of neurons in brain. This inherited disorder may affect a person's movement, thinking, and behavior. This disease affects about 15,000 people in the country, and about the same...
- Treatment for Meningitis
The severity of meningitis varies from one person to another. In common cases, medications can help solve the problem and the person may recover within 1 to 3 weeks. But in cases where there is a risk of the infection spreading to the meninges, hospitalization and other confirmation tests might be...
- The Value of Clinical Intuition: Kids also Experience Drug Side Effects
Clinical intuition is difficult to describe. Personally, it is the art of integrating nonverbal information that a patient presents in order to reach a diagnosis, reducing the need for diagnostic testing. This is especially important in children who often react differently to procedures, tests and...
- Is Meningitis Contagious?
Caused by bacteria and viruses, meningitis is an inflammation (swelling) of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord known as the meninges. The inflammation is usually caused by an infection of the fluid surrounding the brain and spinal cord. It can develop as a result of injury,...
- Dr. David Enrique Mendez M.D.212 Phoenix Ct Seymour TN 37865
- Dr. Ameeta Lall M.D.2018 W Clinch Ave Knoxville TN 37916
- Dr. Frances W. Craig M.D.2018 W Clinch Ave Knoxville TN 37916
- Dr. Joseph Noble Peeden M.D.2018 W Clinch Ave Knoxville TN 37916
- Dr. Ryan L Redman MD2018 W Clinch Ave Knoxville TN 37916
- Dr. Dawn M. Huff M.D.2018 W Clinch Ave Knoxville TN 37916