Dr. Israel Orija, MD

Dr. Israel Orija, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(4)
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Dr. Israel Orija, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Atlanta, GA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

285 Boulevard NE Ste 525

Atlanta, GA 30312

Contact Information

(404) 265-1044

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Graves' Disease
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more than 80% of peers
Thyroid Disease
normal
more than 70% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
normal
more than 69% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Univ Lagos
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Orija has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Yoruba

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Orija does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Orija and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Orija's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Orija to family and friends
3.5
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Orija's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Atlanta |
Dr. Orija is an excellent physician. He is committed to his patients and makes an effort to let you know he wants to be successful in treating your condition. I highly recommend using his skills in endocrinology. I wish I could say the same for the rest of the office.
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The office staff is absolutely horrible, consistently inefficient, and unspeakably rude. However, I will gratefully withstand their insufferable nature to continue to see Dr. Orija. He is extremely thorough and entirely focused on my diabetes and general health. I have complete confidence in his...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Orija accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Orija has admitting privileges

Atlanta Medical Center
303 Parkway Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30312
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