Dr. Eric Albright, MD

Dr. Eric Albright, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Eric Albright, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1998 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.Read his story

950 E Harvard Ave Ste 660

Denver, CO 80210

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Albright's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Albright "Dr. Albright is a Board Certified Specialists in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. He has practiced Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism since 2001. In Denver he practiced as co-owner of Endocrinology Associates since 2005 and in 2015 he co-founded Endocrinology Specialists of Colorado and continues his private practice. Dr. Albright has a special interest in Thyroid Disease, Bone disease and Diabetes, though he enjoys and practices general Endocrinology. He received his undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree from Duke University in North Carolina and his Medical Degree from Wake Forest University also in North Carolina. Dr. Albright went on to complete his internship, residency and fellowship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He has been certified / trained to perform thyroid ultrasound, ultrasound guided biopsies, insulin pump management and bone density interpretation. Following completion of his fellowship, Dr. Albright was appointed an Assistant Professor of Medicine at UAB as well as Associate Scientist in the Center for Metabolic Bone Disease. Dr. Albright received awards for both clinical research and teaching while at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He was part of the internal medicine resident interview and selection committee and was very active in teaching medical students, physician assistants, nurses and medical residents. He has authored and published original clinical research, review articles, case reports, book chapters, CME review and board review materials. Dr. Albright also served as the Editor of 'Alabama's Diabetes Monitor' a quarterly educational publication for medical practitioners. While at UAB he was active in the clinical research units for both Endocrinology and Bone Metabolism. He has and continues to give numerous lectures covering many topics of Endocrinology. Once back in Denver, Dr. Albright focused on his private practice but continued to stay active in education and continues to give lectures in the field of Endocrinology and has returned to both Wake Forest Medical Center and UAB to give Endocrine Grand rounds. In Denver he has been selected and served in many leadership roles which include Chair of the Colorado Diabetes Advisory Council for the Colorado State Health Department, Board Member of the American Diabetes Leadership Board of Denver Colorado and has served as Co-Director of Endocrinology at Porter Adventist Hospital 2005-20010. Dr. Albright has received recognition for clinical excellence at a local level from his peers (5280 'Top Doc' ) as well as national recognition from evaluation from his patients (Patient Choice Award, Compassionate Doctor Award and Talk of the Town Recognition). Dr. Albright grew up in Denver and is a graduate of Manual High School. He considers Denver home and is near his family. He enjoys all the outdoor activities that Colorado has to offer. His wife and he are very involved in the community and some of the causes they support (both financially and with service on boards or committees) include public education (and together they chaired the Denver Public School's Foundation Gala 2014), Children's Hospital, Kipp Schools, Denver Kids, United Way, Denver Botanic Gardens, American Diabetes Association and the Community College Foundation of Colorado. Dr. Albright also finds time to coach his boys on various sports teams. He and his family enjoy Colorado and all the outdoor activities."
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2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

54  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Bone Density Scan
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Albright's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Albright

3.4

Based on 45 reviews

5 Stars
53.333333333333336%
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4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(3)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(3)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(15)

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As a breast cancer survivor, it is important for me to have confidence in my physicians. Several doctors had checked my neck for thyroid nodules however Dr. Albright was the only doctor who felt small nodules. That was 8 years ago and he is still my Endocrinologist.
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Fountain, CO – Sep 08, 2018
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I've been a patient of Dr. Albright for 7 years -- post a second dx of thyroid cancer. I LOVE him -- he's thoughtful, engaged, collaborative w/ treatment planning, and excellence oriented. I highly recommend his office for thyroid issues. My only ask is that he's easier to schedule.
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AMN in Silverthorne, CO – Jul 02, 2018
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I've been a patient of Dr. Albright's for 6 months for hyper para-thyroidism. My complaint is that his office seems more focused on creating reasons to charge patients for office visits rather than treatment. I first saw Dr. Albright on the recommendation of my GP, who was concerned that my...Read More
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JW in Denver, CO – Jun 26, 2018
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Dr. Albright is a bright person seems to care about his patients. I would recommend the following improvements: 1 Become a better listener. Ask "what is your chief complaint" at every visit. 2 Order labs before the visit, not after 3 Pair up with a dietitian and personal trainer for an...Read More
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Littleton, CO – Nov 27, 2017
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I have seen Dr. Albright and his NP for almost a year. I find him to be very thorough.He orders just what labs need to be done and nothing extra. I have been very pleased that he does his own thyroid ultrasounds and biopsies as it is more convenient to see him directly rather than go to a...Read More
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Lakewood – Nov 08, 2017
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