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Dr. Neelofar Alam, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 49

Dr. Alam

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.


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Dr. Alam's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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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
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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
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • 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

2.7

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
33.333333333333336%
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4 Stars
4.761904761904762%
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3 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
2 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
1 Star
47.61904761904762%
(10)

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This doctor treated my father in-law very poorly. He was a patient of over 10 years. The office submitted a claim incorrectly and when he refused to pay until they worked out the situation with the provider, they denied him service and asked him to find a new doctor. He was very upset. I am very...Read More
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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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