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Prates, Crista, APRN

Gender

Female


Language

English

Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).


Specialties
Accepting New Patients
  • Rheumatology

Hospitals and Organizations

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group
  • Backus Hospital
  • Integrated Care Partners

Education

Graduate School
Quinnipiac University

Reviews

Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

As always, Crista is a pleasure to work with.

5 out of 5 stars

Crista showed empathy and listened to my concerns.

5 out of 5 stars

Crista Prates is an excellent provider. She listens, cares, and offers excellent, sound advice. I feel very fortunate to have her as my medical provider.

5 out of 5 stars

Crista listens to my concerns, and always finds a solution.

5 out of 5 stars

Listened to my concerns and took appropriate action

5 out of 5 stars

The care provider was exceptionally considerate and explained things really well.

5 out of 5 stars

One of the only providers who clearly read my history and treated me as a whole patient vs a body system. Crista is fantastic, and I highly recommend her.

5 out of 5 stars

Only specialist I have that feels like really wants to see me get better and cares

5 out of 5 stars

Crista continues to be my favorite health care provider. She is knowledgeable, capable and professional.

5 out of 5 stars

I have had a very bad experience with my other rheumatologist and was disheartened about my experience trying to get help. This experience made me feel optimistic about my treatment. She was very patient and thorough in explaining what the nexts steps would be. I felt at ease leaving the office thinking she would actually listen to my concerns and help me.

5 out of 5 stars

Due to some complications in my case there was much to discuss and explanations I needed. Crista Prates thoroughly did it all including me in all aspects of the decisions. Excellent patient doctor interaction.

4 out of 5 stars

The provider was concerned and cared for me good.

5 out of 5 stars

My husband will be coming to her

5 out of 5 stars

Crista Prates is one of the best!!!She is very knowledgeable and ALWAYS listens!!I appreciate the time she spends with me and never impatient.I have recommended her to a number of friends.

5 out of 5 stars

I have no reservations about the care I receive from my doctor. She listens to my concerns, makes suggestions on various medications or treatments, and follows up with me on MyChart if I run into a problem or think of something that I forgot to mention during my visit. I

5 out of 5 stars

Have had no negative comments. The office is staffed by wonderful people.

5 out of 5 stars

She listened, we talked about treatments and ways to help my problems


Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

Personal care that is important to me.

5 out of 5 stars

Always an excellent experience with detailed care and attention to my concerns.

5 out of 5 stars

Christa Prates is one of the best health providers I have ever had in my 72 years. She listens, she cares and she acts. Most importantly, she cares.

5 out of 5 stars

She is the best, Im very greatful to her. She takes very good care of my heath.

Insurance

Aetna, Anthem, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, First Health Group Corp., Health New England, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, Oxford Health Plans, United Healthcare, BCBS Medicare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, Focus, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Healthy Connecticut, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc., One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, CarePartners of Connecticut

This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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