Dr. Michael West, MD

Dr. Michael West, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Michael West, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

5501 Hopkins Bayview Cir

Baltimore, MD 21224

Contact Information

(410) 550-7900

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. West's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Testicular Dysfunction
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Dr. West treats Testicular Dysfunction more than 99% of his peers

Dr. West treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Hypothyroidism
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Dr. West treats Hypothyroidism more than 99% of his peers

Dr. West treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. West treats Thyroid Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. West treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. West's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael West, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

2003
The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
2003

Awards

Dr. West's Reviews

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3.0

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Dr. West spent most of my visits with one hand on the door, seemed irritated by my questions, and failed to diagnose my latent autoimmune diabetes. After several frustrating appointments, I switched to a different endocrinologist who diagnosed me and immediately took me off a medication Dr. West...Read More
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I think he is well-educated, polite and to the point. My appointments are short. He does read the lab results before coming into the room and has an idea of where to go in my health plan. I see him about 3-4 times a year to manage my diabetes, and have no plans on changing. I did see his...Read More
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Worst experience ever. I went in thinking I would have an appointment with Dr. West; nope. I had an appointment with his dietician or whatever she is. She was very nice but I don't need a dietician, I needed an endocrinologist. They do not look at test results on an optimal/functional level,bthey...Read More
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His unwillingness to comply with my request to limit his treatment to the reason I was seeing him--he ordered a bunch of tests that were unrelated to my visit. Inability to provide test results any other way than by making an appointment to see the doctor. Total time actually speaking to the...Read More
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