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Dr. Sissay Befikadu, MD

Internal Medicine*
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Map Pin Small Rockville, MD
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Overview of Dr. Sissay Befikadu, MD

Dr. Sissay Befikadu, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Rockville, MD. They graduated from ADDIS ABABA UNIVERSITY / GONDAR COLLEGE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE and is affiliated with Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center and Adventist Healthcare White Oak Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Befikadu an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Befikadu works at Practice in Rockville, MD with other offices in Woodbridge, VA, Norfolk, VA and Fredericksburg, VA. They frequently treat conditions like Dehydration, Adult Failure to Thrive and Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Befikadu's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    9901 Medical Center Dr, Rockville, MD 20850 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (240) 826-7578
  2. 2
    Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center
    2300 Opitz Blvd, Woodbridge, VA 22191 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 388-3198
  3. 3
    Office
    600 Gresham Dr Fl 5, Norfolk, VA 23507 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 388-3198
  4. 4
    Rappahannock Neurosurgery Associates LLC
    1101 Sam Perry Blvd Ste 207, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (540) 741-4350

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center
  • Adventist Healthcare White Oak Medical Center

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Dehydration
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Dehydration
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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
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Cachexia
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Constipation
Foot Infection
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Joint Pain
Leukocytopenia
Nausea
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Rhabdomyolysis
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Tobacco Use Disorder
Urinary Incontinence
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Abdominal Pain
Acidosis
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Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Kidney Infection
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
Alkalosis
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anaphylaxis
Anemia
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Animal Allergies
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Asthma
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Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
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Atherosclerosis
Athlete's Foot
Back Pain
Bedsores
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Celiac Disease
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Contact Dermatitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Cryptococcosis
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
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Difficulty With Walking
Dizziness
Down Syndrome
Dry Eyes
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Dysentery
Dyslipidemia
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Esophagitis
Fever
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Fibromyalgia
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Genital Herpes
Gout
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Headache
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Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hidradenitis
Hip Pointer
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Hives
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Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Hydrocele
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
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Intestinal Diverticulosis
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Kidney Infection
Lactose Intolerance
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menstrual Disorders
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nail Infection
Nasopharyngitis
Neurogenic Bladder
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Orchitis
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Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Otitis Media
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Peptic Ulcer
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pharyngitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
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Post-Vaccination Fever
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Radiculopathy
Rash
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Raynaud's Disease
Reflux Esophagitis
Restless Leg Syndrome
Ringworm
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Sarcoidosis
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Diabetes Mellitus
Secondary Hypertension
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
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Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
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Strep Throat
Swine Flu
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Thyroid Goiter
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
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Urinary Stones
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Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wheezing
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Dupuytren's Contracture Treatment
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Immunization Administration
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    About Dr. Sissay Befikadu, MD

    Specialties*
    • Internal Medicine

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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1649582982
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • ADDIS ABABA UNIVERSITY / GONDAR COLLEGE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Befikadu has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Befikadu has seen patients for Dehydration, Adult Failure to Thrive and Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Befikadu on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Befikadu. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Befikadu.

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