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Dr. Tilahun Gemtessa, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine*
5.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Meriden, CT
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Tilahun Gemtessa, MD

Dr. Tilahun Gemtessa, MD is an Infectious Disease Internist in Meriden, CT. They graduated from Jimma University and is affiliated with Hartford Hospital, Midstate Medical Center, Backus Hospital and Windham Hospital. Dr. Gemtessa, completed a residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Gemtessa an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Gemtessa works at Hartford HealthCare Medical Group in Meriden, CT. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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.

Dr. Gemtessa's Office Locations

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    Hartford HealthCare Medical Group
    61 Pomeroy Ave, Meriden, CT 06450 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (475) 999-4747

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Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
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Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Bacterial Sepsis
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Immunization Administration
Acute Kidney Infection
Adult Failure to Thrive
Alcoholic Hepatitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Brain Abscess
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Candidiasis of Mouth
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Foot Infection
Gastric Ulcer
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Infective Arthritis
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Ulcer
Joint Pain
Lung Abscess
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Periorbital Cellulitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Salmonella Food Poisoning
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shortness of Breath
Syphilis Infections
Urogenital Candidiasis
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    • Aetna
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    About Dr. Tilahun Gemtessa, MD

    • Infectious Disease Medicine

    • *Healthline does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.
    Languages Spoken
    • English, Amharic
    Languages Spoken
    • Male
    NPI Number
    • 1780905174
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    Education & Certifications

    • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    • Jimma University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Hartford Hospital
    • Midstate Medical Center
    • Backus Hospital
    • Windham Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Tilahun Gemtessa, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Gemtessa is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Gemtessa works at Hartford HealthCare Medical Group in Meriden, CT. View the full address on Dr. Gemtessa’s profile.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Gemtessa. 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. Gemtessa.

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