Dr. Donald Deraska, MD

Dr. Donald Deraska, MD

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Endocrinology  ·  
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55 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Donald Deraska, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Stoneham, MA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in endocrinology.

Montvale Endocrine & Diabetes Center

92 Montvale Ave Ste 3675

Stoneham, MA 02180
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Deraska's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deraska treats Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Deraska treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deraska treats Osteoporosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Deraska treats this condition more than 97% of his 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
Thyroiditis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deraska treats Thyroiditis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Deraska treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

We, at Winchester Endocrinology and Rheumatology, hope to guide and assist patients with all their health needs and concerns, so they can lead a fuller and happier life.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

  • 1995
    Mass Gen Hosp-Harvard Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1991
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1989
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Deraska's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Deraska

4.1

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
68%
(17)
4 Stars
8%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
12%
(3)
1 Star
12%
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Deraska's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Deraska will take the time to answer all of your questions. We have discussed at length 3 different treatment options regarding my osteoporosis. I never feel rushed when I have my appointment. He has a terrific demeanor towards his patients and you know he truly wants to help you.
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Dr. Deraska gets 5 stars (six, if I could) but i have to knock one off for his staff and that no matter what, you'll be waiting at least a half hour beyond your appointed time. He'll even tell you that and/or apologize on behalf of the front desk, which is a stand up professional move. In short,...Read More
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I see Dr. Deraska for Hashimoto’s. Such care & attention to detail!! Well worth any wait. He treats symptoms, not just TSH. MUCH more open-minded than most Western medicine doctors. Answered ALL my questions. Promotes eliminating gluten & open to prescribing T3 (synthetic & NDT). Also looks at B12....Read More
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Dr. Deraska is exactly what has been missing in my experience with Hashimoto's disease. He's thorough in explaining my condition and what needs to be done to treat the disease. I've never had a doctor listen as intently and ask pertinent questions like Dr. Deraska does. He is truly a partner...Read More
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Kind, knowledgeable doctor who gave my dad his full attention when he was there. Good at speaking in plain language, not medical jargon, when asked to do so. He is often quite late for his appointments (once I think he was about 90 minutes late, though his staff did call us to warn us he was...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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Winchester Hospital

Winchester, MA

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