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Krista Braun-Young, MD

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Dr. Krista Braun-Young, MD

Contact

Scripps Coastal Medical Center Carlsbad
2176 Salk Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Biography

Pediatrician Krista Braun-Young, MD, provides comprehensive care for newborns through adolescents, focusing on prevention. As the mother of four children, including twins, with more than 15 years of experience practicing medicine, Dr. Braun-Young brings a wealth of knowledge to her patients and their families.


Her goal is to provide an integrated approach to health care for children, partnering with parents and families to achieve the best possible health and well-being. When not seeing patients, Dr. Braun-Young keeps active with her family and enjoys tennis and traveling.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, 2001

Medical Education

  • Tufts University School of Medicine, MD, 1998

Residencies

  • Doernbecher Children's hospital, Oregon Health Sciences University, Pediatrics, 2001
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