Dr. Jeanne Asher, MD

Dr. Jeanne Asher, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Jeanne Asher, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Kensington, MD and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 1981 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

3720 Farragut Ave Fl 2

Kensington, MD 20895

Contact Information

(301) 949-4242

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule

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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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more than 23% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
normal
more than 20% of peers
Lipid Disorders
normal
more than 20% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

42  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dysphagia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
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8  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Immunization
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • National Naval Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • National Naval Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Asher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asher's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Asher

2.6

Based on 5 reviews

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
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  • Staff friendliness

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