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Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism • Male • Age 50

277 Pleasant St Ste 202
Fall River, MA 02721
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Dr. Yacoub's Experience

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Dr. Yacoub's Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Procedures Dr. Yacoub Performs

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring

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Hospital Quality

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Southcoast Health - Charlton Memorial Hospital
363 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720
Saint Anne's Hospital
795 Middle Street
Fall River, MA 02721

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277 Pleasant St Ste 202
Fall River, MA 02721
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    Dr. Yacoub's Experience

    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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    • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
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    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Adrenal Incidentaloma
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Goiter
    • Graves' Disease
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypopituitarism
    • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Obesity
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Proteinuria
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Cyst
    • Thyroiditis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

    Internship Hospital

    Jersey City Med Center
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Boston University Med Center
    Complete in 1994
    Med Center Central Mass
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Boston University Hospital
    Complete in 1996
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Yacoub & Staff

    • English
    • French
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    Dr. Yacoub's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    • Saint Anne's Hospital

    • Southcoast Health - Charlton Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Yacoub
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    277 Pleasant St Ste 202
    Fall River, MA 02721
    (508) 235-0481 (Office)
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