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Endocrinologist (diabetes, hormones)
21 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joshua Safer is Good. Dr. Safer has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joshua Safer, MD is board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes
  • Thyroid Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Safer graduated from University of Wisconsin at Madison. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Boston™ (2009)


Dr. Safer has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
  • Boston Medical Center 


  • French
  • Creole
  • Hebrew

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Additional Information
Dr. Joshua David Safer MD is a male Internist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.
Where does Dr. Joshua D. Safer practice?
Dr. Joshua Safer has 1 office location.
Dr. Joshua Safer practices Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism near Boston, MA.
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