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Dr. David Herminghuysen, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in New Bern, NC and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from LA STATE UNIV SCH OF MED IN SHREVEPORT in 1985 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.Read his story
This content was provided by Dr. Herminghuysen "Aside from the usual training needed to become a board certified endocrinologist, I have additional experiences which I draw upon to improve the quality of care I provide. I worked for 2 years towards a PhD after my years of clinical training because I wanted to learn to think critically and participate first-hand in research. I have approximately 20 years experience as a medical school professor. I enjoy teaching very much whether it be a student or patient. I think it is important for patients to understand their disease and treatment as much as possible."
This content was provided by Dr. Herminghuysen "I believe that patient care goals and guidelines set forth by the endocrine society, American diabetes association, American thyroid association and American association of clinical endocrinologist and others are established based on sound scientific theory. As a physician, it is my duty to stay informed and use the most current knowledge available to care for my patients. With this in mind, I push to achieve treatment goals while recognizing certain limitations exist in individual patients. Healthcare isn't a game. It isn't good enough until it's right."
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
1 Board Certifications
Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Overall Patient Satisfaction
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herminghuysen to family and friends is 2.8 out of 5