Dr. Kenneth Dernovsek, MD

Dr. Kenneth Dernovsek, MD

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Endocrinology  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o
(24)

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Dr. Kenneth Dernovsek, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Pueblo, CO and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in endocrinology and internal medicine.

Dermatology and Endocrinology LLC

1925 E Orman Ave Ste 115

Pueblo, CO 81004
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypercalcemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Dernovsek'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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Southwest Mich Area Health Edn Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Southwest Mich Area Health Edn Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Iowa Hosps and Clins
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dernovsek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dernovsek's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dernovsek to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Dernovsek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I really like Dr. Dernovsek. He is very smart and competent. However, his nurse is very difficult to deal with. I have similar experiences as a prior review. I dred calling the nurse and asking for refills on prescriptions because she is very rude and will not help you. She has told me before that...more
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I truly love Dr. Dernovsek. He has been my dr. for many years. He is caring, kind and more than competent. However, he has the rudest nurse I have ever experienced. She is so rude and talks to me like I'm an idiot, which I assure you, I'm not! Why he keeps her is beyond me. I dread every...more
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Dr. Dernovsek has been my endocrinologist for several years. He accurately diagnosed my thyroid condition and prescribed the least invasive treatment after presenting me with my options for care. I have since been free of the thyroid problem and am very satisfied with treatment. Dr. Dernovsek has...more
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I am concerned about a previous review shown here about Dr. Ken. On the contrary, he has been extremely courteous, and helpful. Taking time with me and explaining my ailments and discussing proceed ures and options. I like him very much as a Doctor & person. Staff were friendly & helpful
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Dr. Dernovsek did not listen to me or my concerns - instead, he belittled my symptoms and told me that I was making them up. I have seen many doctors in the past couple of years and have never met one worse then the past two experiences I have had with this doctor. Dr. Dernovsek was a waste of my...more
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