Dr. Sherine Talaat, MD, PhD

Dr. Sherine Talaat, MD, PhD

Dr. Sherine Talaat, MD, PhD

Languages: English, Arabic
Phone: 202-243-2500
Fax: 202-243-2515

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Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
Conditions I Treat
  • abdominal pain
  • abnormal weight loss
  • aging
  • anemia
  • back pain
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Procedures I Perform
  • breast cancer screening
  • medicare wellness exam
  • pap smear
  • preoperative evaluation
  • preventive medicine
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About the Provider

Sherine Talaat, MD, PhD, is a primary care physician who specializes in Internal Medicine. She treats adults eighteen years of age and older. She was born and raised in Alexandria, Egypt, and obtained her first medical degree from the University of Alexandria. At that time, she moved to the U.S., where she has been residing for almost 30 years. Dr. Talaat enjoyed the dedicated years she spent with her three children as they were growing up. Following that, she refreshed her medical education by getting a second medical degree through the combined MD/PhD program at the University of North Dakota. Her PhD degree examined the effects of arsenic and cadmium on the development and progression of bladder cancer. 

Areas of Clinical Interest 

  • Diabetes
  • Geriatrics
  • Hypertension
  • Medical Education  
  • Well-Woman Care

Philosophy of care:

"I believe that communication is key. I have been told that I am a good listener, and I will actively listen to you, my patient. I prepare for your clinic visit ahead of time to develop my recommendations, and, together, we will work on formulating a plan that aims at helping you achieve your best attainable health" 
 
Languages spoken:  

Dr. Talaat is fluent in English and Arabic.

Education
  • Residency Program: University of North Dakota (2017)
  • Internship Program: University of North Dakota (2015)
  • Medical School: University of North Dakota School of Medicine (2014)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
Insurance
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Practice Locations
  • 3301 New Mexico Avenue Northwest
    Fox Square Building
    Suite 205
    Washington, DC 20016
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    Phone: 202-243-2500
    Fax: 202-243-2515