Dr. Neelofar Alam, MD

Dr. Neelofar Alam, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
(20)
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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

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alam performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
normal
more than 55% of peers
Thyroid Disease
normal
more than 53% of peers
Graves' Disease
normal
more than 46% of peers

Dr. Alam's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

28  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alam's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alam to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Alam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

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...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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