Dr. Michael Whitaker, MD

Dr. Michael Whitaker, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Michael Whitaker, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Phoenix, AZ. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

5881 E Mayo Blvd

Phoenix, AZ 85054

Contact Information

(480) 301-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Test
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Whitaker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitaker treats Osteoporosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Whitaker treats this condition more than 98% 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
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitaker treats Bone Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Whitaker treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitaker treats Thyroid Disease more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Whitaker treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Whitaker'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
Craniopharyngioma
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Retina Diseases
Rickets
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Whitaker, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Phoenix, AZ. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

  • Mayo Grad School Med/mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital

Dr. Whitaker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitaker

1.8

Based on 11 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Whitaker's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. Michael Whitaker, MD
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Rushed. Course of medication decided before interview...for all the doctor-patient interaction that occurred I might as well have not been in the room. Dismissive of any patient opinions (how dare you think to determine a possible course of action relating to your own condition!) Afflicted with...Read More
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Probably experienced but Dr. Whitaker is on the dismissive side. He doesn't reference complaints adequately. Once he has formed an idea which is right away, it looks like he wants to confirm this idea more than he wants to find out what is really wrong with you.
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Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield Test
Blue Card Test PPO
Centene
Cigna
Humana
Medicaid
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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