Dr. Sharon Tietgens, MD

Dr. Sharon Tietgens, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sharon Tietgens, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Albany, NY. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

1365 Washington Ave Ste 300

Albany, NY 12206

Contact Information

(518) 489-4704

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

Dr. Tietgens does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tietgens has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tietgens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tietgens' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tietgens to family and friends
5.0
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Tietgens' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

schenectady, ny |
Phenomenal doctor. She is very thorough and such a sweetheart. Always gets back to me within days. Genuinely cares about her patients! God bless her!
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If Dr. Tietgens had a fan club, I would be president, although it's a job I know many others would like to have! Very rarely do you find a doctor so committed to her patients. She listens to everything you say and you never feel rushed during an office visit. Her compassionate and excellent care...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tietgens accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Tietgens has admitting privileges

Saint Peter's Hospital
315 S Manning Blvd
Albany, NY 12208
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Samaritan Hospital
2215 Burdett Ave
Troy, NY 12180
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