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
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Tashko'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.

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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Care Philosophy

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

Background Check

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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

  • 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

Dr. Tashko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tashko's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tashko to family and friends
190 total reviews (52 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (190)

  • 5
    (179)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Tashko's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (52)

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...more
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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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Dr. Tashko is very knowledgeable, personal, and is always up to date on the newest research. He is always willing to listen and answer any question I may have.
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He is an excellent doctor. He takes time to answer your questions and he is very thorough. I am a nurse and would recommend him to anyone.
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Dr. TASHKO SAVED MY LIFE! I first met Dr. Tashko November 5, 2017. He spent over two hours listening to my history of childhood diabetes diagnosis, 65 years of treatment, and my desire to eliminate insulin dependence. He is the first physician to correctly diagnose that when I was taken off the...more
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