Dr. Debra Schussheim, MD

Dr. Debra Schussheim, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Debra Schussheim, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Norwalk, CT and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1994 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

761 Main Ave

Norwalk, CT 06851

Contact Information

(203) 838-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Schussheim's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypothyroidism
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schussheim treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Schussheim treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schussheim treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Schussheim treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schussheim treats Osteoporosis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Schussheim treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip

Dr. Schussheim'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
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypopituitarism
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Male Infertility
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Rickets
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Debra Schussheim, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Norwalk, CT and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1994 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

  • 2000
    National Institutes Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1997
    The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1997
    The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    Yale University
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Dr. Debra Shussheim was listed in Connecticut Magazine's 2011 and 2010 Annual Top Docs Listing. The list features the most recommended physicians in the state as selected by their peers.,

Dr. Schussheim's Reviews

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4.5

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1 Star
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Top Doc! She was knowledgeable and personable and I am grateful she is my endocrinologist.
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she is incredibly thorough and has a warm bedside manner. I am very happy with her as my doctor.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Norwalk Hospital

Norwalk, CT

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