Dr. Richard Auten MD Neonatologist

Dr. Richard Auten is a neonatologist in Durham, North Carolina and is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of North Carolina School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Auten accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 36 doctors at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #18 in Pediatrics: Neonatology

Education & Medical Training

University of Rochester
Residency, Pediatrics, 1981 - 1984

University of Rochester
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1987 - 1990

University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 12 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Prenatal air pollution exposure induces sexually dimorphic fetal programming of metabolic and neuroinflammatory outcomes in adult offspring.
Bolton, J. L.,Auten, R. L.,Bilbo, S. D.

Maternal Stress and Effects of Prenatal Air Pollution on Offspring Mental Health Outcomes in Mice.
Bolton, J. L.,Huff, N. C.,Smith, S. H.,Mason, S. N.,Foster, W. M.,Auten, R. L.,Bilbo, S. D.

S-Nitrosothiol Transport via PEPT2 Mediates Biological Effects of Nitric Oxide Gas Exposure in Macrophages.
Brahmajothi, M. V.,Sun, N. Z.,Auten, R. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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