Dr. Mervyn Lifschitz, MD

Dr. Mervyn Lifschitz, MD

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Endocrinology  ·  
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72 y/o
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Dr. Mervyn Lifschitz, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 49 years. He specializes in endocrinology and internal medicine.

Mervyn Lifschitz MD

4545 E 9th Ave Ste 310

Denver, CO 80220
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Insurance Accepted

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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lifschitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lifschitz treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Lifschitz treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lifschitz treats Osteoporosis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Lifschitz treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lifschitz treats Bone Disorders more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Lifschitz treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Lifschitz's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Metabolic Disorders
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mervyn Lifschitz, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 49 years. He specializes in endocrinology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Albany Medical Center Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Of Colorado
Residency Hospital
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
1970
University Of Pretoria
Medical School
1970

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Lifschitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lifschitz

3.9

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Lifschitz's Performance
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Very personable competent medical professional. Recommended to me by my general practitioner in Leadville years ago.. Even after I left the state for three years, upon my return, I picked up with his care as if we had never had a break in service. Using him for endocrinology. Appreciate his hands...Read More
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I think Dr. Lifschitz is a good doctor with great depth and breadth of knowledge. He is caring and willing to spend time with his patients. The only negative about his practice is it is technologically in the dark ages. There is no computer system to help with ordering medication or referrals. ...Read More
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Dr. Lifschitz was recommended by a close friend. He is an extremely personable and uplifting doctor, who can always make me smile. I drive 1 1/2 hours each way to see him, and he is always willing to take me in early or even late, knowing that traffic is often unreliable. Dr. Lifschitz is not...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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