Endocrine Center

I wanted to come to UCLA because they have the best doctors, the best equipment and are the most up-to-date. I only trust UCLA. People treated me so well from the receptionist on. Dr. Livhits is an angel. She answered all my questions. I felt [...]
By Meche • November 29, 2017
I went to have my hearing checked and that's when I found out about a nodule in my left thyroid. It was really scary when I first found out. When I came to UCLA, the doctors checked it with an ultrasound and decided to have it removed with surgery. The [...]
By Rob • November 9, 2017
Around 2 years ago, I felt a lump on my neck. During a regular checkup, my doctor recommended that I get an ultrasound, visit a thyroid specialist and receive a biopsy. The biopsy scared me a lot, and unfortunately the results came back cancerous. At the time I didn't know [...]
By Rose • November 7, 2017
On July 4th 2016, my wife and I were driving home from a concert and got into a terrible car accident. We were both injured and were taken to a local hospital. We decided to hire an attorney that recommended that we have MRIs done due to aches and pains [...]
By Stu • November 6, 2017
Both my daughter and I received surgery with Dr. Yeh. I had a parathyroid surgery years ago, and it went very successfully. When we found out that my daughter had thyroid cancer, the decision to [...]
By gfamily • November 4, 2017
I was diagnosed with medullary thyroid cancer in late August and received surgery 5 weeks following the diagnosis. I had been noticing several benign nodules with a previous physician, but he disregarded them and closed the case. Unsatisfied with this conclusion, I remained adamant [...]
By CalOrchid • November 3, 2017
I came to Dr. Yeh since my dad had been a patient of his. I liked how personable he was, how he gave simple explanations and made sure the diagnosis was understood. He took his time and answered all questions - I never felt rushed. [...]
By Monica • November 1, 2017
Dr. Livitz was great, she listened to my concerns and she talked to me and went forward with the operation. The communication from the doctor and my wife and me was great because everyone was on the same page. The experience was great; they had [...]
By A7482 • October 30, 2017
I was at my annual checkup when my internist found a lump. I had not felt it. He recommended an ultrasound. The lump was 2.7 cm and a biopsy was done. A very thorough biopsy and I was told I had cancer. I trust UCLA doctors so although I was [...]
By Singer • October 11, 2017
I had known Dr. Yeh as he did parathyroid surgery on my granddaughter when she was 5 months pregnant. I believe he saved both lives. My endocrinologist in Bakersfield did an ultrasound that found a tumor of 4.3 cm (it went up to 6 cm.) [...]
By Happy • October 1, 2017