Dr. Debra Schussheim, MD

Dr. Debra Schussheim, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Debra Schussheim, MD
Top Doc! She was knowledgeable and personable and I am grateful she is my endocrinologist.
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Norwalk, CT – Aug 01, 2017
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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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Denise D. in CT – Jan 16, 2016
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