Physician Profile

Beatriz Raquel Tendler, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine, Section of Hypertension and Vascular Diseases, Endocrine Neoplasia Service
Designated Specialist in Hypertension
Office Locations:

UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
800-535-6232
860-679-7692
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Board Certifications:
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
Education and Training:
TrainingInstitutionMajor/Specialty
Undergraduate SchoolColegio Moral y LucesN/A
Medical SchoolUniversidad Central Medical SchoolMedicine
Professional TrainingMedicatura RuralClinical Clerkship Rotations
Professional TrainingMedicatura Rural, "Barrios" and Amazon JungleOne Year of Required Rural Medical Care
InternshipHospital Los Magallanes de CatiaInternal Medicine
ResidencyMichael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterInternal Medicine, Categorical Three Year Program
FellowshipUniversity of ConnecticutHypertension and Vascular Diseases
FellowshipUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine Endocrinology and Metabolism
FellowshipUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineEndocrinology and Metabolism
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Patients Choice Award
Patients Choice Award
President, Connecticut Endocrine Society (2012-Present)Connecticut Endocrine Society
Member of the Advisory Board of the Ethics Committee for the American Thyroid Association (2012-2015)American Thyroid Association
Patients Choice Award
Patients Choice Award, Most Compassionate Doctor
Patients Choice Award
Excellence in Medical Student EducationUConn Health Center
Humanitarian AwardResidency Program, Michael Reese
Clinical Interests:

Endocrine Neoplasia Clinic: Thyroid cancer, adrenal, pituitary disorders
Hypertension and Vascular Diseases: Endocrine causes of hypertension, orthostatic hypotension

Research Interests:

Dr. Tendler pursues research in primary hyperparathyroidism and thyroid carcinoma. Her current research focuses on familial thyroid cancer. Dr. Carl Malchoff is the principal investigator.

Languages Other than English:
  • Spanish
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Papillary thyroid carcinoma associated with papillary renal neoplasia: genetic linkage analysis of a distinct heritable tumor syndrome. Malchoff, C D; Sarfarazi, M; Tendler, B; Forouhar, F; Whalen, G; Joshi, V; Arnold, A; Malchoff, D M. (2000). The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, 5, (85), 1758-64.

Accelerated hypertension with encephalopathy due to an isolated dissection of a renal artery branch vessel. Esayag-Tendler, B; Yamase, H; Ramsby, G; White, W B. (1994). American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation, 6, (23), 869-73.

Assessing hypertension management: the role of 24-hour blood pressure monitoring. Esayag-Tendler, B; White, W B. (1993). Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine, 4, (60), 278-83.