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
Outpatient Pavilion, 2nd Floor East
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Endocrine Neoplasia
Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Hypertension and Vascular Diseases
Calhoun Cardiology Center
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolColegio Moral y LucesN/A
Medical SchoolUniversidad Central Medical SchoolMedicine
FellowshipUniversity of ConnecticutHypertension and Vascular Diseases
FellowshipUniversity of Illinois College of Medicine Endocrinology and Metabolism
FellowshipUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineEndocrinology and Metabolism
InternshipHospital Los Magallanes de CatiaInternal Medicine
Professional TrainingMedicatura Rural, "Barrios" and Amazon JungleOne Year of Required Rural Medical Care
Professional TrainingMedicatura RuralClinical Clerkship Rotations
ResidencyMichael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterInternal Medicine, Categorical Three Year Program
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
Specialist in Clinical Hypertension (certification)American Society of Hypertension
Humanitarian AwardResidency Program, Michael Reese
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
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

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.