• At A Glance
  • Education
  • Insurance
  • Bio

    Dr. Rakitt is board certified both in pediatrics and pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. She earned her medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and completed residency training in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at The Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Her professional affiliations include the North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and the American Academy of Pediatrics. She has published articles in peer reviewed journals, including Surgical Endoscopy and The Breast Journal.

    Clinical Expertise

    Pediatric-Gastroenterology, Pediatrics

    Clinical Interests

    Celiac Disease, Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Reflux, Abdominal Pain, Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Constipation, Diarrhea, IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), Liver Disease, Allergic Disease, Nutrition

  • College

    Cornell University - 1995

    Medical School

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine - 1999

    Residency

    Childrens Hospital of Pennsylvania of the UPMC Health System - 2003

    Fellowship

    Childrens Hospital of Pennsylvania of the UPMC Health System - 2006

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics - 2006

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics - 2009

    Medical School

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA

    Residency

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

    Fellowship

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

  • Insurance

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.

    • AARP Healthcare
    • Aetna Dental
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Medicare
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna US Health Care
    • American Postal Workers Union
    • Americhoice
    • Amerigroup
    • Amerihealth
    • Bankers Life and Casualty
    • Beech Street
    • Benefit Planners Insurance
    • Benesight
    • Cigna
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Cigna HMO
    • Community Care Network
    • Consumer Health Plan
    • Coventry
    • Delta Dental
    • Devon Health Services
    • Emblem Health / GHI
    • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Healthchoice
    • Family Choice Health Alliance
    • Federal Blue Cross PPO
    • First Health Network
    • First Managed Care Option
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • Genworth
    • GHI
    • Great West Healthcare
    • Guardian Resources Inc.
    • Health Net
    • Health Network America Inc.
    • Healthcare Payers Coalition
    • Healthcare Payors Organization
    • HMO Blue - Medicare Blue
    • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon Managed Care
    • Horizon NJ Health
    • Horizon PPO
    • Horizon Traditional/Indemnity
    • Intergroup Services
    • Liberty Mutual
    • Local 1199
    • Local 464/Maxon
    • Local 734
    • Local 825 Welfare Fund
    • Magellan
    • Magnacare
    • Magnacare/Magnet
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Metlife
    • Multiplan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • National Association of Letter Carriers
    • National Provider Network
    • New Jersey Carpenters Health Fund
    • New Jersey Manufacturers
    • New Jersey Plus
    • No Insurance
    • Oxford Health
    • PPO Next MasterCare
    • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
    • Qualcare
    • Qualcare HMO
    • Qualcare PPO
    • State Farm
    • Travelers
    • Tricare
    • United American
    • United Community
    • United Healthcare
    • United Medicare
    • University Health Plan
    • Veterans Affairs Administration
    • WellCare
    • WellCare Health Plan
    • Wellchoice