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Damon Tanton, MD, Medical Director

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Damon Tanton, MD, Medical Director

Board Certified, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

  • Medical Director, Clinical Practice for the Florida Hospital Diabetes Institute and Florida Diabetes and Endocrine Center
  • Endocrinologist and Obesity Medicine Specialist
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Medical Group
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Specialties

  • Adrenal Conditions
  • Calcium, Parathyroid, and Vitamin D Disorders
  • Hypothalamic and Pituitary Diseases
  • Low Testosterone
  • Obesity Medicine and Nutrition
  • Osteoporosis/Osteopenia
  • PCOS
  • Pre-Diabetes/Diabetes/Insulin Resistance
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Thyroid Ultrasounds, Fine Needle Aspirations, and Ethanol Sclerotherapy
  • Weight Management

Bio

Dr. Tanton is board certified in endocrinology, diabetes, metabolism and serves as the Medical Director of Clinical Practice for the Florida Hospital Diabetes Institute. He has exceptional expertise in performing thyroid ultrasounds, fine needle aspirations of the thyroid and ethanol sclerotherapy, and specializes in providing advanced treatment options and minimally-invasive procedures for hormonal conditions. Dr. Tanton joined Florida Hospital in 2008 as a decorated United States Air Force Veteran. He earned his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine in Florida and his internal medicine residency at Wright-Patterson Medical Center in Fairborn, Ohio. Following, he completed a fellowship in endocrinology at Wilford Hall Medical Center in Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. For his outstanding service to patients, our nation and while deployed abroad, Dr. Tanton received the Meritorious Service Medal and the Joint Service Commendation Medal. Currently, Dr. Tanton practices at Florida Diabetes & Endocrine Center located in Orlando.

Profile

  • Medical Director, Clinical Practice for the Florida Hospital Diabetes Institute, Florida Diabetes and Endocrine Center
  • Board Certified, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, Endocrinology, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Wright-Patterson Medical Center, Fairborn, OH
  • Medical Degree, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Awards and Recognition

  • Meritorious Service Medal
  • Joint Service Commendation Medal
  • Humanitarian Medical Mission to Bolivia
  • Health Professions Scholarship Recipient

Location

Orlando

2415 North Orange Avenue, Suite 502
Orlando, FL 32804

Toll Free: 866.664.6237
Phone: 407.303.2801
Fax: 407.303. 2805

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