Dr. Gerti Tashko, MD

Dr. Gerti Tashko, MD

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Dr. Gerti Tashko, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools in 2004 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, cardiology, and more.Read his story

1201 Seven Locks Rd Ste 111

Rockville, MD 20854

Contact Information

(301) 762-5020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
very high
more than 94% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 90% of peers
Thyroid Disease
high
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Tashko's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tashko " Graduated from University of Maryland College Park, 2000 and University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2004. Completed training; internship, residency and endocrine research fellowship at Penn State Medical Center, 2011. Author and coauthor of several medical articles, 1998-2017 Involved in research projects at National Institutes of Health (NIH), Walter Reed Army Medical Center, University of Maryland Baltimore, and Penn State Hershey Medical Center, 1994-2011. ABIM board certified in Internal Medicine, 2008, and Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2011 Certified Clinical Hypertension Specialist, accredited by the American Society of Hypertension, June 2016. Main clinical interest is METABOLIC SYNDROME and its related conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, obesity, insulin resistance, thyroid dysfunction, polycystic ovarian syndrome, low testosterone, and hormonal imbalance. My goal as a physician is to apply evidence-based medicine tailored specifically to patients' needs, by developing a strong partnership via trust, understanding, and education. My patients should expect a compassionate, thorough discussion on diagnosis, management, and treatment. Hobbies include fitness, football, J.S.Bach music, history and keeping up with recent medical research and literature. I frequently post new clinical findings online at GertiTashkoMD,com "
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This content was provided by Dr. Tashko "My goal as a physician is to apply evidence-based medicine tailored to patients' needs, by developing a strong partnership through trust, understanding, and education. My patients should expect a compassionate, thorough discussion on diagnosis, management, and treatment options."

4  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Cardiology
  • Diabetes Medicine
  • Nephrology & Hypertension

2  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Insulin Pump Therapy

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Maryland, College Park.
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Penn State University, Hershey Medical Center.
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Penn State University, Hershey Medical Center.
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Penn State University, Hershey Medical Center.
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Clinical Hypertension Specialist (American Society Of Hypertension)
    Other Education | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Tashko's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tashko

4.8

Based on 193 reviews

5 Stars
94.30051813471502%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
0.5181347150259067%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
3.1088082901554404%
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After having a total thyroidectomy, I was looking for a doctor who would listen and treat me as an individual. This is exactly what I found in Dr. Tashko. He identified the root cause of my symptoms and has helped me manage my condition well. He is forward thinking and a leader in the field of...Read More
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Donna S. in MD – Sep 04, 2018
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I have had severe endocrinological problems for quite a while and have seen many specialists before being referred to Dr. Tashko. I am beyond ecstatic to report that my experience with Dr. Tashko has been overwhelmingly superb! Not only he got all my ailments under control but I am on my way to...Read More
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Shubo Mukherjee – Aug 15, 2018
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Wonderful doctor! He is thorough, thoughtful, and has been extremely helpful in helping to manage my diabetes
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Sook in MD – Jun 19, 2018
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If you are suffering from thyroid or diabetes and is searching for a great Dr, then you MUST see Dr Tashko & his assistant Susan! All I can say is these two people are exceptional at what they do & their knowledge is beyond incredible. Dr Tashko saved my life & I trust him completey. l don't think...Read More
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Julieanne in Potomac, MD – May 23, 2018
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I like that Dr. Tashko keeps up on current literature and educates patients through his blog as well as in office visits. He is a good listener and takes the time you need for your questions.
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Kathy in Silver Spring, MD – Mar 12, 2018
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