Blue Ridge Pediatrics: Physician Bio - Dr. Nick D'Avanzo

Dr. Nick D'Avanzo

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Dr. Nicholas D'Avanzo, also known as "Dr. D", graduated from Columbia College of Columbia University in New York in 1982. He then went on to graduate from State University of New York at Buffalo Medical School in 1986. He finished a Pediatric Internship and Residency at the Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine in Norfolk, Virginia in 1989. He practiced pediatrics in East Hampton, Long Island, New York until 1990, then relocated to Raleigh and has been at Blue Ridge Pediatrics ever since.

Dr. D'Avanzo is board certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He also is a member of the American Medical Association, the North Carolina Medical Society, and the North Carolina Pediatric Society. He has been continuously on active staff at Rex Hospital Hospital since 1990. He is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at UNC-Chapel Hill. Although not fluent, he does speak some Spanish. Special areas of interest include asthma, allergy, and ADHD/behavioral issues.

Dr.D'Avanzo is married and has two children. He enjoys playing softball, running, travel, and all things Italian, especially Italian cooking!