Dr. Jerome Tolbert, MD

Dr. Jerome Tolbert, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Jerome Tolbert, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

317 E 17th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Tolbert'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.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tolbert does not have any board certifications listed.

57  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Catholic University
    Other Education | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tolbert's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tolbert to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. Tolbert's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Tolbert was the most informative doctor I visited in decades. I learned things about Diabetes during my appointment I was never told and never learned from my own research. He was responsive and proactive, developing a starting point to improve my health. I left the appointment knowing why...more
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Very negligent physician! Prescribed Lovaza for my triglycerides, a medication which has to be preauthorized with my insurance. 2 months and 4 requests later, he had still not taken care of it, so I switched doctors. He also recommended that I go off glimipiride, despite the fact that the last time...more
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