Dr. Valerie West, MD

Dr. Valerie West, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Valerie West, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

4745 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 208

Newark, DE 19713

Contact Information

(302) 731-0606

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Craniopharyngioma
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. West'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*

57  Conditions Treated

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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

  • JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Wilmington Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Wilmington Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Montefiore Hosp Univ Hlth Ctr Pittsburgh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. West has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. West's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. West to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (6)

Dr. West's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I've been going to Dr. West for a number of years and find her very thorough, informative, and friendly. She answers all questions and is very encouraging. She is very busy and you need to make your next appointment before leaving the office and usually 6 months in advance, but, that is fine with...more
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Dr. West is good if you can actually contact the office. However, they only answer phone calls between 10:30-3 and often don't return messages. Even at 10:30, frequently I call and their answering service says they haven't started taking calls for the day. This makes it unpredictable when I can...more
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