What is endocrinology?

The endocrine system consists of a network of glands that secrete hormones to regulate the body’s function such as growth and development, metabolism, reproduction , and response to stress or stimuli.

MEDICAL SERVICES

ENDOCRINE GLANDS


  • Hypothalamus
  • Pineal
  • PituitaryThyroid
  • Parathyroid
  • Thymus
  • Adrenal
  • Pancreas
  • Ovaries
  • Testes

MEET OUR STAFF

Endocrinologist Florida Diabetes and Endocrine associates Dr. Sonal Patel
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DR. SONAL PATEL

Endocrinologist

Raised in the Carrollwood area, she obtained her undergraduate degree at the University of Miami. She completed her medical school at St. George’s University School of Medicine followed by Internal Medicine residency Hahnehamm University Hospital in Philadelphia. She completed her fellowship in Endocrinology at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, Texas. She has served as Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology at Drexel University and Hahnemann Hospital.

She is a specialist in Diabetes, Metabolism and other issues pertaining to the thyroid, pituitary and adrenal glands.

Office Policies
& Insurances

Office Policies

FMLA/Disability paperwork will not be completed at this office. Please refer to your PCP although we try to refill your prescription within 24hours, please allow 48 hours for refill request. Patient is responsible for obtaining or requesting referrals from their PCP prior to their visit. Minimum age to be seen by the doctor: 18 years old Please call 24hours in advance to cancel or reschedule your appointment.Payments: copay and coinsurance due at time of the visit

Insurance Companies

  • Avmed
  • Tricare Standard
  • Cigna (Open access, PPO, HMO, POS)
  • Evolutions
  • Allegiance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (HMO, Medicare advantage PPO, Network Blue PPO, PPS, Blue select, Preferred Patient care)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Multiplan
  • Humana (Commercial POS/EPO/PPO, Medicare PPO Plans, Medicare HMO Plans, Medicare network FFS, Medicaid Plan–FL Humana Medical Plan)
  • Optimum/Freedom
  • Sunshine State Health (MCR HMO, Medicaid, Ambetter)
  • Florida Hospital Health care system
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid

CONTACT US AND BOOK YOUR VISIT TODAY


Telephone: +1 813-252-9849

Fax: +1 813-283-9000

Florida Diabetes &
Endocrine Associates

7001 N. Dale Mabry Hwy,
Suite 2, Tampa,
Florida, USA