Gerti Tashko, MD

Gerti Tashko, MD

Endocrinology in Rockville, MD


 (301) 658-3586

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday:
Closed
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Additional Locations


GertiTashkoMD.com,
Rockville, MD

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About Dr. Tashko


○ American Invitational Math Examination Award, 1994

○ Summa Cum Laude, GPA 4.0, Bachelor of Science — University of Maryland College Park, 2000

○ Doctor of Medicine — University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2004

○ Internal Medicine Internship and Residency — Penn State Medical Center, 2008

○ Endocrine Fellowship, Research Focused — Penn State Medical Center, 2011

○ Author and coauthor of several medical articles, 1998-2017

○ Involved in research projects at National Institutes of Health (NIH), Walter Reed Army Medical Center, University of Maryland Baltimore, and Penn State Hershey Medical Center, 1994-2011

○ ABIM board certified in Internal Medicine, 2008

○ ABIM board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2011

○ Certified Clinical Hypertension Specialist — American Society of Hypertension, June 2016

○ Certified Clinical Lipid Specialist — American Board of Clinical Lipidology, October 2018

○ 1 of the 3 physicians in the U.S.A. to be certified in Diabetes, Hypertension and Dyslipidemia.

○ Main clinical interest is METABOLIC SYNDROME and its related conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, obesity, insulin resistance, thyroid dysfunction, polycystic ovarian syndrome, low testosterone, and hormonal imbalance.

○ My mission as a physician is to apply evidence-based medicine, tailored to patients’ needs — by developing a meaningful partnership via trust, understanding, and education.

○ My patients should expect a compassionate and thorough discussion on diagnosis, management, and treatment.

○ Hobbies include fitness, football, J.S.Bach music, history and keeping up with recent medical research and literature. I frequently posts new clinical findings online (www.GertiTashkoMD.com)

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Services Offered



Metabolic syndrome
Hypertension
Preventive cardiology
Diabetes mellitus
Endocrinology
Lipidology

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Penn State University
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2008 - 2011

Penn State University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2005 - 2008

University of Maryland
Class of 2004

University of Maryland
BS, 2000

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Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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Medical Licenses

MD State Medical License
2015 - 2019

PA State Medical License
2011 - 2016

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Work Experience


GT Health
Rockville, MD
2019 - Present


GT Health
Rockville, MD
2019 - Present

Endocrinologist, Diabetologist, Lipidologist, Hypertension Specialist
GT Health, LLC
Rockville, MD
Owner
2018 - Present


Privia Medical Group
Potomac, MD
2016 - Present


Rockville Internal Medicine Group
Rockville, MD
2015 - Present

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Awards

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012

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Professional Memberships

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists - AACE
Member

National Lipid Association - NLA
Member

American Society of Hypertension - ASH
Member

American Society for Preventive Cardiology
Member

American Diabetes Association - ADA
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Hematopoietic progenitors express neural genes.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
Goolsby, J., Marty, M. C., Heletz, D., Chiappelli, J., Tashko, G., Yarnell, D., Fishman, P. S., Dhib-Jalbut, S., Bever, C. T., Pessac, B., Trisler, D.
12/9/2003
142 citations

Evidence-based approach for managing hypertension in type 2 diabetes.
Integr Blood Press Control
Tashko, G., Gabbay, R. A.
2010
1 citation

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