Dr. Gerti Tashko graduated from University of Maryland College Park and University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed his internship, residency and endocrine research fellowship at Penn State Medical Center. Dr. Tashko is author and coauthor of several medical articles. Over the years, he has been involved in research projects conducted at National Institutes of Health, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, University of Maryland Baltimore, and Penn State Hershey Medical Center. Dr. Tashko is ABIM board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. As of 2016, he is also a certified clinical hypertension specialist, accredited by the American Society of Hypertension. Dr. Tashko's 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. His goal as a physician is to apply evidence-based medicine tailored to patients' needs, by developing a strong partnership via trust, understanding, and education. His patients should expect a compassionate, thorough discussion on diagnosis, management, and treatment. In the spare time Dr. Tashko enjoys exercise, football, J.S.Bach music, history and keeping up with recent medical research and literature. He frequently posts new clinical findings online (GertiTashkoMD,com).
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My goal as a physician is to apply evidence-based medicine tailored 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 options.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tashko to family and friends is 4.8 out of 5