Skip Navigation

Profile

Kristen A. Zeller, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

30 Ratings
4 Comments
 

Kristen A. Zeller, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Pediatrics


Clinical Interests

Pediatric Trauma, Neonatal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Pediatric Breast Disease, Anorectal malformations, Surgical Critical Care, Short Bowel Syndrome, Abdominal Wall Defects, Pediatric Surgery, Chest Wall Deformities

Contact Information

Request An Appointment

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-7799
Department: 336-716-0546

Email: kzeller@wakehealth.edu

Insurance Accepted »

Education & Training

  • B.A., Augustana College, 1997
  • M.D., University of South Carolina-Columbia, 2002
  • Residency, Surgery, NC Baptist Hospital, 2007
  • Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, Children's Hospital Boston, 2008
  • Fellowship, Acute Care Surgery, WFU School of Medicine, 2009
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, Riley Hospital for Children, 2011

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Pediatric Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Pediatrics/Surgi
  • Pediatric Trauma Society
  • Soc for Ultrasound in Med Educ
  • Am Coll Of Surgeons
  • Am Pediatric Surgical Assn
  • Amer Soc of Parent&Enteral Nut
  • Alpha Omega Alpha

NPI Number

  • 1952565855
Kristen A. Zeller, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

30 Ratings
4 Comments
 

Kristen A. Zeller, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Pediatrics
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Pediatrics

Research Interests

Child Abuse; Spleen; Embolization, Therapeutic; Wounds, Nonpenetrating; Accidents
More »

Contact Information

Request An Appointment

Department: 336-716-0546

Email: kzeller@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Adenocarcinoma and polyposis of the colon in a 20-year-old patient with Trisomy 13: a case report. Thurtle DP, Huck MB, Zeller KA, Jewett T.. J Med Case Rep. 2018;12(1):56.

Nonaccidental trauma. Escobar M, Santore M, Zeller K, Sieren L, Hamilton N, Miller-Fitzwater A.. Pediatr Surg NaT. 2017;():.

The spleen not taken: differences in management and outcomes of blunt splenic injuries in teenagers cared for by adult and pediatric trauma teams in a single institution. O'Connor SC, Doud AN, Sieren LM, Miller PR, Zeller KA.. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017;83(3):368-372.

Robotic rectopexy for rectal prolapse in pediatric patients. Hiller DJ, Bohl JL, Zeller KA.. Am Surg. 2017;83(12):1386-1389.

Toxic shock syndrome due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection after a pediatric scald burn. Garland M, Zeller KA, Shetty AK.. Am J Emerg Med. 2016;34(8):1735.e1-2.

Bending the rules: a novel approach to placement and retrospective experience with the 5 French Arndt endobronchial blocker in children less than 2 years. Templeton TW, Downard MG, Simpson CR, Zeller KA, Templeton LB, Bryan YF.. Paediatr Anaesth. 2016;26(5):512-520.

Experimental testicular tissue banking to generate spermatogenesis in the future: a multidisciplinary team approach. Sadri-Ardekani H, McLean TW, Kogan S, Sirintrapun J, Crowell K, Yousif MQ, Hodges SJ, Petty J, Pranikoff T, Sieren L, Zeller K, Atala A.. Methods. 2016;99():120-127.

Prematurity and neonatal comorbidities as risk factors for nonaccidental trauma. Doud AN, Lawrence K, Goodpasture M, Zeller KA.. J Pediatr Surg. 2015;50(6):1024-1027.

Pediatric child abuse victim with posttraumatic inferior vena cava thrombosis. Goodpasture ML, Zeller KA, Petty JK.. Pediatr Surg Int. 2014;30(5):569-571.

Vascular access procedures. Zeller KA, Petty JK. In: Ziegler, MM, Azizkhan RG, von Allmen D, Weber TR, eds. Operative pediatric surgery. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill;2014: 137-149.

Proximal alimentary tract obstruction: malrotation. Zeller KA, Rescorla FJ. In: Ladd AP, Rescorla FJ, Grosfeld JL, eds. Handbook of pediatric surgical patient care. New Jersey: World Scientific;2014: 657-664.

Trichoblastoma: management of a rare skin lesion. Zeller KA, Billmire DF.. J Pediatr Surg. 2012;47(1):250-252.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Trauma, Neonatal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Pediatric Breast Disease, Anorectal malformations, Surgical Critical Care, Short Bowel Syndrome, Abdominal Wall Defects, Pediatric Surgery, Chest Wall Deformities
Kristen A. Zeller, M.D.

Kristen A. Zeller, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Surgical Sciences-Pediatrics
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Pediatrics

Request An Appointment

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

Kristen A. Zeller, M.D.30 Ratings
4 Comments


 

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.7
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.5
Patients' confidence in CP
4.6
Time CP spent with patient
4.5
Wait time at clinic
3.8



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

3/30/2018

*Dr. Zeller is an incredible doctor, professional, and human being. We are SO fortunate to have been referred to her. She will forever be a blessing to our family.

3/12/2018

Dr. Zeller has been my sons surgeon for 5 years. We could not imagine our lives without her.

12/20/2017

*Dr. Zeller is an amazing doctor and surgeon w/a great bedside manner.

7/16/2017

*Dr. Zeller was excellent! Very professional, knowledgeable, and kind.

Quick Reference

Request an Appointment
New Patients

336-716-WAKE
888-716-WAKE

Existing patients may contact the clinic directly.
Find a Doctor Ways to Give
Wake Forest Baptist Ranked among Nation’s ‘Best Hospitals’  25 Years in a Row by U.S. News & World ReportComprehensive Cancer Centers National Designation is Renewed2017-2018 Best DoctorsNursing Magnet StatusJoint Commission Report

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.

© Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC 27157. All Rights Reserved.