Dr. Tadele Desalew, MD

Dr. Tadele Desalew, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Tadele Desalew, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Dover, DE and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1058 S Governors Ave Ste 101

Dover, DE 19904

Contact Information

(302) 401-1500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Desalew's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

50  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • howard university hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • howard university hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • howard university hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desalew has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desalew's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desalew to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Desalew's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

He completely dismissed my Hashimotos disease as not being real despite how sick I was. I was forced to see him when his partner went on maternity leave. She is the one who diagnosed my Hashimotos yet he still denies it exists. He refused to see me in the future and wouldn't continue his own...more
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focuses too much on certain things and not enough on others. Constantly late. If appointment is at 915, patient should be seen by Doctor before 10am. No respect for peoples time or schedules. Calls in prescription wrong 7 out of 9 times, have to call and get changes made.
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He didn't want to help solve my problems. I have a certain vitamin deficiency which my orthopedic believes is caused by a muscular disorder. The very first things this man said to me when he walked in the room was "you have big weight" and didn't want to focus on the vitamin issue or potential...more
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Dr. Desalew is very caring and thorough ..... Dr.Desalew takes time to explain everything about my medical condition and the treatment he is providing for me ...I would highly recommend Dr. Desalew to any of my friends and I have done so in the past .....His nursing and office staff is also great...more
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Extremely fortunate to have such a wonderful endocrinologist practicing in this area. Very attentive, skilled, and trustworthy. I've already recommended him to a couple of friends. Much more thorough than my ENT was, and I'm beyond grateful that my issue was caught early.
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