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Dr. Alan Sheff, MD

Internal Medicine*
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Overview of Dr. Alan Sheff, MD

Dr. Alan Sheff, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Bethesda, MD. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 47 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is affiliated with Suburban Hospital. Dr. Sheff, completed a residency at New York University/New York VA Medical Center New York, NY Internal Medicine 1977-1980|Nyu/Va Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Sheff an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Sheff works at MDVIP - Bethesda, MD in Bethesda, MD. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    MDVIP - Bethesda, MD
    10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 50, Bethesda, MD 20817 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (301) 778-4222

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    3.6
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    Specialties*
    • Internal Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 47 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1780672626
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • New York University/New York VA Medical Center New York, NY Internal Medicine 1977-1980|Nyu/Va Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • New York University/New York VA Medical Center New York, NY 1977-1980|Nyu/Va Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Suburban Hospital

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    Dr. Sheff works at MDVIP - Bethesda, MD in Bethesda, MD. View the full address on Dr. Sheff’s profile.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Sheff. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sheff.

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