KidzCare Pediatrics PC – North Charlotte NC
416 McCullough Drive, Suite #140
Charlotte, NC 28262
Hours of operation at all our locations are
Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm. Lunch 12:30 pm - 1 pm
Extended Hours by appointment only (only at selected locations, please call for more information):
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm (Extended Hours are Closed due to the COVID Pandemic)
Welcome to KidzCare Pediatrics where you will find health care professionals dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care to our patients and families. We’ve had the privilege of providing pediatric care in NC since 2003 and now extending into Georgia as of 2017.
Kristin Rice, PNP
Kristin Rice is originally from the Gulf Coast, but has called North Carolina her home for the past fifteen years. She has over seven years of experience working with pediatric patients of all ages in the acute care, primary care, and specialty clinic settings. She spent several years working with children in the UNC North Carolina Children’s hospital taking care of pediatric surgical and trauma patients, and previously helped deliver babies prior to working in Chapel Hill. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and is a board certified nurse practitioner specializing in pediatrics. She has a special interest in infant development, and continuation of care for premature babies. She spends her spare time with her family and enjoys watching football and scary movies in the fall.
Albertina Smith-Banks, MD
Albertina Smith-Banks is a medical graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine. She completed her Pediatric Residency at both Carolina's Medical Center of Charlotte and UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill North Carolina. Recognition of healthcare disparities in the African-American community lead her to spend much of her career in community health facilities until she started her own practice in 2006. Dr. Smith-Banks recently joined Kidzcare Pediatrics in March 2020 as a full time physician at the North Charlotte location. Her interests include reading, walking and cooking. She is the mother of one daughter who resides in Los Angeles, California.