Dr. Zewge Shiferaw-Deribe, MD

Dr. Zewge Shiferaw-Deribe, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Zewge Shiferaw-Deribe, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Addis Ababa University Faculty Of Med Addis Ababa Ethiopia in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

5205 Church Ave Ste 7

Brooklyn, NY 11203

Contact Information

(718) 688-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 92% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
more than 86% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
more than 85% of peers

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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*

60  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Obesity Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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  • Addis Ababa University Faculty Of Med Addis Ababa Ethiopia
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Interfaith Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • Amharic
  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Zewge Shiferaw-Deribe, MD
It was the worst experience ever. Excessively long wait time. One I finally got to see the doctor he spent all of five minutes with me , never asked me about my medical history or medications I was currently taking yet he prescribed me medication which I had to consult with my PCP before taking it....Read More
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