Dr. Douha Safar, MD

Dr. Douha Safar, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Douha Safar, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Bethel Park, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

2000 Oxford Dr Ste 200

Bethel Park, PA 15102

Contact Information

(412) 942-2140

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gateway Health Plan
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Dr. Safar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safar treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Safar treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safar treats Thyroid Disease more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Safar treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safar treats Bone Disorders more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Safar treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Safar's conditions and procedures:

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 Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetic Retinopathy
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Insulin Pump Therapy
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroiditis
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douha Safar, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Bethel Park, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

University Pittsburgh Health Sys
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Hershey Mc
Residency Hospital
1993
Hershey Mc
Internship Hospital
1989
University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
1993
1989

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Dr. Safar's Reviews

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3.3

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
40%
(4)

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If I could give this office a 0, I would. With all the complaints they get about the front desk receptionists, you'd think they'd address that issue. I have seen Dr. Safaar a couple of times now for PCOS and every single time I am rushed out without any questions being answered. She orders me more...Read More
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i absolutely love her. she listens to my symptoms, never made me feel like I was being dismissed like sooo many other doctors do. she took the time to sort out my meds after several other doctors dismissed my side effects. I have recommended her to multiple other people.
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I have been a patient of Dr Safar for years. I find her to be a very good doctor.
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Dr. was cold and condescending. Judged me without any foreknowledge.
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I have se n her for year for thyroid issues leading to infertility. But my numbers are good now and I am pregnant.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Gateway Health Plan
Golden Rule
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Life
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
UPMC
UPMC PPO
UPMC Health Plan

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Saint Clair Hospital

Pittsburgh, PA