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About Dr. Michael A Edwards

Dr. Michael A Edwards, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Edwards has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael A Edwards is Poor. Dr. Michael A Edwards has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Michael A Edwards is 2.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Temple University Hospital

3401 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
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Specialties

Dr. Michael A Edwards has the following 1 specialty

  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Michael A Edwards has the following 3 expertise

  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Dr. Michael A Edwards has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    20 Years Experience

  • George Washington University School Of Medicine And Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1998

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Michael A Edwards accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Temple University Hospital, 3401 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

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