Dr. Geraldo Saavedra, MD

Dr. Geraldo Saavedra, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Geraldo Saavedra, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Whitehall, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Federico Villarreal, Facultad De Medicina Humana 'hipolito Unanue' and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

3671 Crescent Ct E

Whitehall, PA 18052

Contact Information

(484) 664-7300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Saavedra performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Saavedra's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

53  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Insulin Pump Therapy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Universidad Nacional Federico Villarreal, Facultad De Medicina Humana 'hipolito Unanue'
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Ravenswood Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ravenswood Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • So Ill University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saavedra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saavedra's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saavedra to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Saavedra's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Very thorough, pleasant and caring. Both he and his staff take the time to educate you and address your concerns.
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I have been in treatment with Dr. Saavedra for roughly around 6-7 years now. His attack on my conditions was very effective. The procedures and medications he prescribed for me DID work !! He referred me for bariatric surgery, + I have had great success with it. Lost most of my weight; It has...more
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Dr. Saavedra is a very accomplished and caring professional. He is up to speed on the latest medications available and has a working knowledge of natural supplements and an openness to recommend them when appropriate. Although I am generally in good health, I have struggle with my weight since...more
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Dr Saveedra is a good and caring Doctor great experience her saved my life ive been seeing him for thyroid cancer and ive been cancer free for 41/2 years hes my angel ??????????????????????????????
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