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Dr. Gebreye Rufael, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 78

Dr. Rufael

Dr. Gebreye Rufael, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Columbia, MD and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Hebrew U-Hadassah Med, Jerusalem in 1968 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.


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Dr. Rufael accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
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Dr. Rufael's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rufael treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Rufael treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rufael treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Rufael treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rufael treats Thyroid Disease more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Rufael treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Rufael's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gebreye Rufael, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Columbia, MD and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Hebrew U-Hadassah Med, Jerusalem in 1968 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1977
U MD Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Union Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1969
Assaf Harofe Hosp
Internship Hospital
1968
Hebrew U-Hadassah Med, Jerusalem
Medical School
1977
1975
1969
1968

Languages

  • Amharic
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rufael's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rufael

2.3

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
26.666666666666668%
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4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
60%
(9)

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Horrible doctor. Never in my life have I been treated so inappropriately by a doctor. He literally put his stethoscope on BOTH of my nipples! This is NOT a legitimate doctor!!! He should be stripped if his license.
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I have never been treated with such disrespect by a physician. Dr. Rufael was unprofessional, disrespectful, refused to hear me out and most importantly diagnosed me without asking any questions. His front desk receptionist was just a useless as he was and lied to me on the phone multiple times...Read More
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