Swarna Varma, MB

Swarna Varma, MB

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
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Swarna Varma, MB is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Christian Med Coll-Madras U-Vellore in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

363 Vanadium Rd Ste 102

Pittsburgh, PA 15243

Contact Information

(412) 221-4740

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Swarna Varma treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of her peers

Swarna Varma treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Hypothyroidism
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Swarna Varma treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of her peers

Swarna Varma treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Diabetes Type 2
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Swarna Varma treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 100% of her peers

Swarna Varma treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Swarna Varma's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
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)
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Male Infertility
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Pheochromocytoma
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Retina Diseases
Rickets
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Turner Syndrome
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Swarna Varma, MB is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Christian Med Coll-Madras U-Vellore in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1981
    U Hlth Ctr Pittsburgh-Monte
    Fellowship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Hutzel Hosp-Wayne State U
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1978
    Hutzel Hosp-Wayne State U
    Internship Hospital
    1978
  • 1976
    Christian Med Coll-Madras U-Vellore
    Medical School
    1976

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2.4

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(17)

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Dr. Varma spends all of our appointment time reviewing labwork. She repeats the same information at every session. She has ridiculously long wait times that can be hours after your appointment. Her office staff are standoffish and unfriendly.
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Dr Varma did absolutely nothing to help me. As a matter of fact, I got worse as a result of her taking me off supplements that are "not FDA approved". She does not listen to the patient. She does not care about the patient. She simply wants to dot her i's and cross her t's and pass our problems...Read More
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Great Doctor. Very caring for her staff and patients. Very thorough and takes her time with the patients.
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I have already done so, with one major caveat. Dr. Varma is extremely thorough and insightful and really cares for her patients, but likes to spend time with them and always runs late as a result. So, all of her regular patients learn to call ahead of time before they leave for the appointment to...Read More
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Wait time=2hrs+. Uniontown staff is polite, but make excuses for the Dr's tardiness. Waiting room is a non-climate controlled foyer! Appointments are scheduled in office but not always put in the system, resulting in a closed office when you arrive. Unable to provide patient records after 2...Read More
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Connellsville, PA

Saint Clair Hospital

Pittsburgh, PA

Uniontown Hospital

Uniontown, PA

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