Local physician achieves certification in clinical lipidology

June 22nd, 2015 3:14 pm

First Posted: 8/6/2008

Jila Kaberi-Otarod, MD, at Lackawanna Medical Group has recently been awarded Diplomate status with the American Board of Clinical Lipidology (ABCL). The ABCL is a nonprofit certifying organization dedicated to reducing the morbidity and mortality from dyslipidemia and related diseases by assessing qualifications and certifying knowledge in clinical lipidology. Dr. Kaberi-Otarod joins more than 400 physicians from across the nation who have achieved this important credential. The ABCL certifies those physicians who have distinguished themselves amongst their colleagues and who have satisfied the credentialing and testing requirements established by the ABCL. For more information, visit or .