Kristina Blohm Rudgear M.D., is the medical director for Scottsdale Thyroid Institute. Dr. Rudgear is one of three of Arizona's elite triple board certified physicians in her subspecialties, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Geriatric Medicine, and Internal Medicine. Her extensive education in allopathic medicine qualifies her to provide superior comprehensive care for complex thyroid disorders.
In addition to her board certifications, Dr. Rudgear is accredited in performing thyroid ultrasound and fine needle biopsy of the thyroid gland and claims, "I use the smallest needle possible for my patient's comfort." Dr. Rudgear is committed to remain "on the cutting edge" of medicine and provide her patients with the latest advances.
Dr. Rudgear is a leading professional in her field. She is an active member of several respected societies including the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the Endocrine Society, and the American Diabetes Association.