Dr. Daniel H Bessesen MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Daniel Bessesen is an endocrinologist in Denver, Colorado. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 4 doctors at Denver Health Medical Center and one of 34 at University of Colorado Hospital who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Denver Health Medical Center
High performing in Diabetes & Endocrinology

University of Colorado Hospital
High performing in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1986

University of Colorado
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1987 - 1990

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Endocrinology & Metabolism

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Endocrine Board Review Course 2013
2013 9 24

Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology in 2013
2013 1 19

Eating-related Behaviors and Appetite During Energy Imbalance in Obese-Prone and Obese-Resistant Individuals.
Thomas, E. A.,Bechtell, J. L.,Vestal, B. E.,Johnson, S. L.,Bessesen, D. H.,Tregellas, J. R.,Cornier, M. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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