Our first priority is the health, wellness and safety of everyone who walks through our doors.

Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association is open for medically necessary office visits and procedures only. BMMSA as a corporation is taking all necessary precautions and following public health safety guidelines in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.

TeleMedicine appointments are now available. Please contact your physicians office for eligibility, additional information, and with any concerns or questions.

As per order of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, any person entering our office building is required to wear a face mask at all times. Patients will not be permitted to enter the building without a face mask.

All patients should expect to be phone screened by Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association staff for COVID-19 symptoms or exposures prior to their appointment and again upon arrival. Patients should also expect to be temperature screened upon arrival in the office.

If your answer to any of the following questions is “Yes”, we ask that you call to reschedule your appointment.

In the past 14 days, have you developed any fever, cough or shortness of breath?
In the past 14 days, have you developed any of the following new symptoms?

  • Body aches or muscle pains?
  • Chills or repeated shaking with chills?
  • Headache?
  • Sore throat?
  • New loss of taste or of smell?
  • Have you, or anyone you have close contact with, been recently referred for COVID-19 testing?

In the past 14 days, have you traveled outside of PA? If “Yes”, please call the office to notify us of travel BEFORE your appointment. Patients recently returning from travel restricted states or countries will be asked to reschedule their appointment.

For the safety of our staff and other patients, patient family members or companions are not permitted at this time to accompany patients to their appointments (unless medically necessary or the patient is a minor). Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association respectfully asks family members or companions to wait outside or safely in their vehicle.

We encourage all of our patients to visit the CDC website and Main Line Health COVID-19 Response website to read more about everyday preventative measures and for the most up to date guidance regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). If you are concerned that you may have the Coronavirus (COVID-19), please contact your local Health Departments.

If you have any questions regarding our policy and your appointment, please call your doctor’s office.

Denise Joffe, M.D.



  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

    Board Certified in 2007
  • Internal Medicine

    Board Certified in 2004


Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion
825 Old Lancaster Road
Suite 360
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Phone: (610) 527-1604
(610) 525-8018

Education & Training


University of Pennsylvania

Medical School

MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine


Boston Medical Center


The Mount Sinai Hospital


Bryn Mawr Hospital


  • Joffe D, Yanagisawa RT. Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes: Can We Stop the Weight Gain with Diabetes? Medical Clinics of North America. 2007(91):1107-1123.
  • Poster Presentation: Yeshou D, Joffe D, et al. Effect of Tight Glycemic Control on Endothelial Function In Patients Undergoing CABG. Presented: Metropolitan Diabetes Society Fellows’ Conference, New York, NY 2008.
  • Fellowship Research: Effects of Tight Glycemic Control on Endothelial Function in Patients After CABG.
    Approved by Mount Sinai IRB-August 2006
  • Poster Presentation: Hypercalcemia in a Patient With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    Presented: Endocrinology Fellows’ Metabolic Bone Diseases Research Forum, Atlanta, Georgia 2006.
  • Poster Presentation: 74 year-old Man With a Three Month History of Back Pain
    Presented: Society of General Internal Medicine Conference, Vancouver, Canada 2003.
  • Use of Cervicothoracic Junction Pedicle Screws for Reconstruction of Complex Cervical Spine Pathology Published in Spine vol. 23, No. 14, July 15, 1998
    Advisor: Todd Albert M.D., Rothman Institute, Philadelphia


  • Medical Resident Lecture. “Adrenal Incidentiloma.” Cooper Hospital. Camden NJ. March 2010.
  • Chief’s Rounds: “Calcium Disorders.” Cooper Hospital. Camden NJ. June 2009
  • Medical Resident Lecture: “Adrenal Disorders.” Cooper Hospital. Camden NJ. June 2008.
  • Medical Resident Lecture: “Outpatient Diabetes.” Cooper Hospital. Camden NJ. May 2008.
  • Medical Resident Lecture: “Inpatient Diabetes.” Cooper Hospital. Camden NJ. April 2008.

Professional Memberships

  • The Endocrine Society
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
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