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Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism • Female

3601 5th Ave # 3B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Dr. Desimone's Experience

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Dr. Desimone's Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Procedures Dr. Desimone Performs

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring

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Upstate University Hospital
750 E Adams St
Syracuse, NY 13210

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UPMC Oakland Endocrinology
UPMC Oakland Endocrinology
3601 5th Ave # 3B
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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    Dr. Desimone's Experience

    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

    Board Certifications

    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
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    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Acromegaly and Gigantism
    • Adrenal Incidentaloma
    • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Adrenogenital Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Diabetes Insipidus
    • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Goiter
    • Graves' Disease
    • Growth Hormone Deficiency
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hypopituitarism
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Lipid Disorders
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    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Obesity
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Proteinuria
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroiditis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions
    Graduated in 2005
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Desimone & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Desimone's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    Office Locations

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    UPMC Oakland Endocrinology
    3601 5th Ave # 3B
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    (412) 586-9700 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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