May 1, 2011 ~ Managing Diabetes with Endocrinogolist Dr. Steven Nagelberg

Dr. Steven Nagelberg

Born in Hollywood, Florida in 1953, Dr. Steven Nagelberg became a New Yorker by the age of four.  He attended Bucknell University before enrolling in Columbia University’s College of Physician & Surgeons in 1974 where he was named to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.   Following medical school, Dr. Nagelberg completed a three year residency in internal medicine at the University of California, San Francisco.  He subsequently became a Clinical Fellow in the Clinical Endocrinology Branch at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.  After being recruited to the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pa in 1985, he moved to Cherry Hill, New Jersey with his wife and two children.  In 1987, Dr. Nagelberg joined a private practice of endocrinologists, Endocrine Metabolic Associates, in Bala Cynwyd, PA.  He is now the senior member of that group which comprises seven endocrinologists and one nurse practitioner – it is presently the largest private practice endocrinology group in the Delaware Valley.

Dr. Nagelberg was Board Certified in Internal Medicine in 1981 and then Board Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism in 1985.  He served as Physician Secretary for the Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Board of the American Board of Internal Medicine followed by six years as a full Board Member.  He still writes for the ABIM as a member of the Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism SEP Committee.  Dr. Nagelberg formerly served on the Endocrine Society’s Clinical Initiative Committee and is currently a member of the Endocrine Society’s Planning Committee for the annual Clinical Endocrinology Update meeting.   He is currently  Clinical Professor of Medicine at Drexel University’s College of Medicine and Section Head, Metabolic Diseases and Endocrinology at Aria Health.  He has been named a “Top Doc” year after year by Philadelphia Magazine and one of “America’s Top Physicians” by the Consumers’ Research Council of America. Dr. Nagelberg is a Fellow of both the American College of Physicians and the American College of Endocrinologists.

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