Dr. Rodrigo Valderrama, MD

Dr. Rodrigo Valderrama, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Rodrigo Valderrama, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Nac De Colombia, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

3686 Grandview Pkwy Ste 800

Birmingham, AL 35243

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Valderrama's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypothyroidism
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valderrama treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Valderrama treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valderrama treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Valderrama treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valderrama treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Valderrama treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Valderrama's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes
Diabetes Coma
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Ketones
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Endocrine Disorders
Female Infertility
Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Insulin Pump Therapy
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Male Hypogonadism
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Pheochromocytoma
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Retina Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Testosterone Deficiency
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroiditis
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rodrigo Valderrama, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Nac De Colombia, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2005
    University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 1997
    University Of Michigan Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1986
    University Nac De Colombia, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Valderrama's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Valderrama

3.6

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
58.8235294117647%
(20)
4 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
3 Stars
8.823529411764707%
(3)
2 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
1 Star
26.470588235294116%
(9)

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I love Dr. Valderrama! I was under another endocrinologist before him and I would sit for three to four hours waiting to be seen by him and he never put his hands on me. Here at Dr. Valderrama's office, wait time is less than ten minutes. He takes the time and talk to me about my diabetes and is...Read More
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A great doctor. He is very concerned and with is advice and treatment my diabetics is now under control! I would recommend him to anyone that isi having issues with diabetics,high cholesterol and thyroid issues!
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Overall a very good experience. This seems to be a very busy clinic. The ladies at the front are very busy with phones and helping people. The medical assistant was professional and the physician was not rushed and listened. It was a little wait to get the appointment but not any longer than...Read More
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I was very pleased with Dr. Valderrama. He took his time evaluating me and suggested solutions to my problems. He was kind and courteous and I would recommend him.
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I was referred to this Dr. by my PCP for abnormal thyroid levels. The experience was pleasant. The waiting time for an appointment for a new patient was a bit long, but considering Endo Dr.'s are few and far between, it was ok. He took time and explained things thoroughly and didn't seem rushed...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
United Healthcare