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Dr. Alan Kauppi, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Kauppi

Dr. Alan Kauppi, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Lynchburg, VA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1999 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.


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(434) 947-3944

Dr. Kauppi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Gateway Health Plan
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Guardian
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
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Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
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Optima Health
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Tricare
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United Healthcare
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kauppi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hyperthyroidism
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Dr. Kauppi treats Hyperthyroidism more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kauppi treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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Dr. Kauppi treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kauppi treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Graves' Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kauppi treats Graves' Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kauppi treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kauppi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Kauppi, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Lynchburg, VA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1999 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

2004
Emory University School Of Med
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Emory University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1999
Emory University
Medical School
2004
2002
1999

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I was misdiagnosed twice. He thought I had Hashimoto’s disease but then said no because the antibodies didn’t show up in my blood test. Anyone can research and see that 20% of patients have a negative blood test. Why didn’t he question that test result and delve a little further? He even had tissue...Read More
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Dr Kauppi is very nice and throurough. Wish the office wasn't so swamped all the time, it's hard to get appointments and getting refills on medication is almost impossible.
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I meet Dr. Kauppi when he treated my husband. My doctor had just retired and I knew I needed someone else to manage my diabetes and thyroid condition. He was just what I had been looking for. He is kind without being syrupy sweet. He is very knowledgeable, he does not tell you what he thinks you...Read More
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Dr Kauppi is the best . He is so smart , he is kind , and takes excellent care of me. He listens carefully, and he has a great sense of humor too. I am very blessed to have Dr. Kauppi caring for me
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Dr Kauppi takes time with you to really find out how you are doing. I think he really cares about his patients.
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