What is Board Certification?

Dr. Amy Huggins is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.  Dr. Amy Huggins and Dr. Mary Barnette are board certified Pediatricians. Mrs. Riggins is board certified as a pediatric nurse practitioner and lactation consultant.

Certification by the American Board of Pediatrics ABP consists of a doctor’s voluntary examination at the end of training and ongoing maintenance of this certification throughout a physician's career. This program of lifelong learning and improvement has one objective – to promote excellence in medical care for children, adolescents and young adults. Certification represents dedication to the highest level of professionalism in patient care. ABP certification provides a standard of excellence by which the public can select pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists.


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