Dr. Nissa Blocher, MD

Dr. Nissa Blocher, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism •  Female • Age 50

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Nissa Blocher, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Elkins Park, PA. Dr. Blocher has more experience with Diabetes, Thyroid Disorders, and Reproductive Endocrinology than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Blocher to book an appointment.


Locations

Einstein Endocrinology Associates

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(215) 395-2472
Einstein Endocrine Associates50 Township Line Rd Ste G01 Elkins Park, PA 19027
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Wayne Ave Multi-Specialty5753 Wayne Ave Philadelphia, PA 19144
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3.8

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(215) 395-2472

Dr. Blocher accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Practice Areas

Diabetes

Diabetes specialists manage and treat a range of diabetes-related conditions including type 1 and type 2 diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis through procedures such as continuous glucose monitoring and insulin therapy.Compare with other Diabetes specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Diabetic Ketoacidosis more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Diabetes Type 2
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Diabetes Type 1
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the thyroid gland, including hyperparathyroidism, thyroid disease, and thyroid nodules.Compare with other Thyroid Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 44% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Thyroid Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Thyroid Disease more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 84% of their peers

Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases more than 66% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 66% of their peers

Hypothyroidism
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Hypothyroidism more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 63% of their peers

Reproductive Endocrinology

Reproductive endocrinologists diagnose and treat conditions that contribute to infertility and perform fertility treatments such as in vitro fertilization (IVF), sperm banking, and egg freezing.Compare with other Reproductive Endocrinology specialists.

Typically treats 47% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Female Infertility
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Female Infertility more than 62% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 62% of their peers

Testicular Dysfunction
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Testicular Dysfunction more than 41% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 41% of their peers

Hypopituitarism
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blocher treats Hypopituitarism more than 38% of their peers

Dr. Blocher treats this condition more than 38% of their peers

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Dr. Blocher'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
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • 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
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Blocher is a graduate of the University of Arizona College of Medicine. She completed her internal medicine residency training and a fellowship in endocrinology at the University of Pennsylvania. She joined the Einstein faculty in July of 2007. Dr. Blocher has a special interest in the areas of pituitary, thyroid, and adrenal disorders.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Awards

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Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average