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Dr. Tadele Desalew, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism*
3.4 (10)
Map Pin Small Dover, DE
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Tadele Desalew, MD

Dr. Tadele Desalew, MD is a Diabetes & Metabolism Endocrinologist in Dover, DE. They specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology. They graduated from ADDIS ABABA UNIVERSITY / GONDAR COLLEGE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE and is affiliated with Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus. Dr. Desalew, completed a residency at Howard University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Desalew an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Desalew works at Bayhealth Endocrinology, Blue Hen in Dover, DE. They frequently treat conditions like Diabetic Polyneuropathy, Dyslipidemia and Diabetes Type 2 along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Desalew's Office Locations

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    Bayhealth Endocrinology, Blue Hen
    665 S Bay Rd Unit B, Dover, DE 19901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (302) 401-1500

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  • Bayhealth Hospital, Kent Campus

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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Obesity
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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
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Secondary Diabetes Mellitus
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Vitamin D Deficiency
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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
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Chronic Thyroiditis
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Cluster Headache
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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Cushing's Syndrome
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetes
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Diabetes Insipidus
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Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
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Hypogonadism
Hypopituitarism
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Iodine Deficiency
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Klinefelter Syndrome
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Lipoprotein Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
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Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
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Metabolic Syndrome
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Muscle Weakness
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Neuroendocrine Tumors
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Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Edema
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pheochromocytoma
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
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Potassium Deficiency
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Primary Adrenocortical Insufficiency
Radiculopathy
Rash
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Reflux Esophagitis
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
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Runner's Knee
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
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Sinus Tachycardia
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Symptomatic Menopause
Tension Headache
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Goiter
Tinea Versicolor
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
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Diabetes Counseling
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    Specialties*
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1528226719
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Howard University Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Howard University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Howard University Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • ADDIS ABABA UNIVERSITY / GONDAR COLLEGE OF MEDICAL SCIENCE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
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    Dr. Tadele Desalew, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Desalew is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Desalew has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Desalew works at Bayhealth Endocrinology, Blue Hen in Dover, DE. View the full address on Dr. Desalew’s profile.

    Dr. Desalew has seen patients for Diabetic Polyneuropathy, Dyslipidemia and Diabetes Type 2, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Desalew on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Desalew. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Desalew.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Desalew, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Desalew appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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