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Biography: Dr. Abbott is an enthusiastic, young physician with a broad skill set and avidity to lifelong learning, teaching, and innovation. He graduated from A. T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine — Arizona and completed residency training in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics at the State University of New York at Buffalo (UB), where he served as co-chief resident.
During residency, Dr. Abbott also served on the board of the National Med Peds Residents Association (NMPRA) and led the complete redesign of the association’s website. His efforts were recognized at the annual conference in 2013, honoring him with the Gary Onady Award for significant contributions by a Med-Peds resident physician to NMPRA and/or Med-Peds at the regional or national level. Dr. Abbott was inducted in the first resident class of the Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society at UB.
Dr. Abbott joined North Country HealthCare in 2015 after training there as a medical student. He sees patients at the 4th Street location in Flagstaff.
Medical Specialties & Interests: Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Health Policy, Preventive Health (Routine Wellness), Hepatitis C, HIV, Teaching
Fun Fact: I enjoy the outdoors, rock climbing, and playing music.
“Learning about my patients before I treat them helps me to know what they value. Everybody has a story.”
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