Dr. Neelofar Alam, MD

Dr. Neelofar Alam, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Neelofar Alam, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Silver Spring, MD. She graduated from King Edward Med College University Of The Punjab Lahore Pakistan and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

11217 Lockwood Dr

Silver Spring, MD 20901

Contact Information

(301) 680-0060

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Alam's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alam treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Alam treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alam treats Thyroid Disease more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Alam treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Autoimmune Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alam treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Alam treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Alam's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Gland Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Bone Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Obesity
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Neelofar Alam, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Silver Spring, MD. She graduated from King Edward Med College University Of The Punjab Lahore Pakistan and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • King Edward Med College University Of The Punjab Lahore Pakistan
    Medical School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Alam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alam

2.8

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
35%
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4 Stars
5%
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3 Stars
10%
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2 Stars
5%
(1)
1 Star
45%
(9)

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I love Dr. Alam she is wonderful and cares for her patients I recommend her to anyone who needs an endocrinologist.
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She was recommended from my sister in law. I had put together all the information my doctor said would be important. She was arrogant and had no bedside manor. She threw my data back at me and said she didn't need it and ordered more tests. She kept asking me why I was there. My sister in law since...Read More
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Dr. Alam has a policy of never talking to patients on the phone or by email. Even if you have a simple question, you have to drive over and pay for an office visit to get an answer. Or you can send her a message by regular mail. It's ridiculous.
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When a doctor projects arrogance and you feel uncomfortable, that's a key sign of trouble to come. BEWARE: THIS DOCTOR IS ARROGANT!!!
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Very encouraging vs scolding about weight etc.
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Holy Cross Hospital

Silver Spring, MD

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