Dr. Melissa Loughney, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismFemaleAge 62

Dr. Loughney
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Sislen & Associates

1120 19th St Nw Ste 200 Washington, DC 20036

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(202) 296-0670

Dr. Melissa Loughney, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Washington, DC. Dr. Loughney has more experience with Osteoporosis & Screening than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with Medstar Washington Hospital Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Loughney to book an appointment.

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Low Wait Times
    Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Loughney

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Loughney treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Loughney treats other conditions, please contact the office at (202) 296-0670.

Osteoporosis & Screening

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

Dr. Loughney is experienced in the area of Osteoporosis & Screening. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Dr. Loughney's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Infection
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cellulitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pain
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dynamic Endocrine Function Test
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Immunization Administration
  • Intertrigo
  • Joint Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Scan
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Water Deprivation Test
  • Wellness Examination

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Dr. Loughney accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in helping patients learn more about their diseases in order to make informed choices about their management and treatment. I spend time explaining...Read more



Internship and Residency, Internal Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Fellowship, Endocrinology, D,iabetes, and...
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  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology


Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Melissa Loughney, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Loughney has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Melissa Loughney, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Melissa Loughney, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Loughney's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Melissa Loughney, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Melissa Loughney, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Loughney frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening. See all practice areas where Dr. Loughney specializes.

Where is Dr. Melissa Loughney, MD's office located?

Dr. Loughney's office is located at 1120 19th St Nw Ste 200, Washington, DC 20036. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Sislen & Associates1120 19th St Nw Ste 200 Washington, DC 20036
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Loughney is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Medstar Washington Hospital Center

Washington, DC

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

6 Awards Received