Dr. Ronald Tamler, MD

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Dr. Ronald Tamler, MD
Dr. Ronald Tamler, medical director of the Mount Sinai Clinical Diabetes Institute, is a board-certified endocrinologist, internist and diabetes educator. He specializes in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and diabetic complications, but also treats patients with general endocrine problems (e.g. thyroid disease). He sees patients at the Mount Sinai Diabetes Center, located at 5 East 98th street on the 3rd Floor. Dr. Tamler particularly specializes in the endocrinology of men and has significant expertise in treating hypogonadism (low testosterone), male osteoporosis (brittle bones) and erectile dysfunction (impotence) and in advising on the use of nutritional supplements for hormonal diseases. He is an honorary police surgeon for the NYPD.

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Dr. Tamler's Care Philosophy

When it comes to treating diabetes, Dr. Tamler strongly believes in empowering the patient. Targets for blood sugar, lifestyle goals and treatment plans are customized and created together as a team. Dr. Tamler is also an early but judicious adopter of diabetes-related technology. As for Men's Health, rather than simply prescribing testosterone, Dr. Tamler is interested in figuring out the underlying cause for the problems a patient may present with.

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    Dr. Tamler's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      GOOD
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
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      GOOD
    • Office environment
      VERY GOOD
    • Staff friendliness
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
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    Dr. Ronald Tamler, medical director of the Mount Sinai Clinical Diabetes Institute, is a board-certified endocrinologist, internist and diabetes educator. He specializes in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and diabetic complications, but also treats patients with general endocrine problems (e.g. thyroid disease). He sees patients at the Mount Sinai Diabetes Center, located at 5 East 98th street on the 3rd Floor. Dr. Tamler particularly specializes in the endocrinology of men and has significant expertise in treating hypogonadism (low testosterone), male osteoporosis (brittle bones) and erectile dysfunction (impotence) and in advising on the use of nutritional supplements for hormonal diseases.  He is an honorary police surgeon for the NYPD.

    Dr. Tamler's Care Philosophy

    When it comes to treating diabetes, Dr. Tamler strongly believes in empowering the patient. Targets for blood sugar, lifestyle goals and treatment plans are customized and created together as a team. Dr. Tamler is also an early but judicious adopter of diabetes-related technology.

    As for Men's Health, rather than simply prescribing testosterone, Dr. Tamler is interested in figuring out the underlying cause for the problems a patient may present with. 

    Dr. Tamler's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    •  Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Harold and Golden Lamport Award for Clinical Research, 9/5/2010
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    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Adrenal Gland Diseases
    • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Hypoglycemia
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Graves' Disease
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypopituitarism
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Klinefelter Syndrome
    • Male Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder
    • Male Hypogonadism
    • Male Infertility
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Overweight
    • Pheochromocytoma
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Testosterone Deficiency
    • Thyroiditis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

    Education

    • Medical School
      Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Dusseldorf, Medizinische Fakultat

      Graduated in 1999

    • Internship Hospital
      Newton Wellesley Hospital

      Completed in 2002

    • Residency Hospital
      Boston Med Center

      Completed in 2004

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Mount Sinai Med Center

      Completed in 2006

    • Undergraduate School
      Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Dusseldorf, Medizinische Fakultat

      Graduated in 1999

    • Other Education
      Edinburgh Business School

      Completed in 2001

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Hebrew

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    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

    Procedures Performed

    • Autonomic Testing
    • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    • Metabolic Rate Testing