Items Tagged ‘endocrine surgeon’

April 22, 2019

Not a big deal

By Grateful Grateful

Thank god for Dr. Barbara Geisser at UCLA neurology who called to say on your MS MRI, “It appears that you have these nodules that I am sure you know about and are being followed.” I said, “I sure am not and don’t know about them.” Dr. Geisser said she would make a referral for […]

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Tags: brain surgery, Dr. Barbara Geisser, Dr. Michael Yeh, Dr. Pouyan Famini, endocrine surgeon, endocrinologist, MS, patient stories, thyroid cancer, UCLA Endocrinology, UCLA Neurology

January 5, 2018

I’m So Glad I Didn’t Wait Any Longer

By Jules Jules

During a routine physical in 2007, my doctor noticed something around my thyroid region and recommended that I begin monitoring it with an endocrinologist. At my endocrinologist, I received an Ultrasound where by chance, he discovered that I had an enlarged parathyroid gland. Through a blood test, I found out that my blood Calcium levels […]

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Tags: blood calcium levels, blood test, bone density, Dr. Michael Yeh, endocrine surgeon, endocrinologist, enlarged parathyroid gland, exercise, kidney stones, osteoporosis, patient stories, pre-op

September 17, 2017

Dr. Yeh’s is the Most Experienced and Talented Surgeon you can find

By Calswede Calswede

Dr. Yeh is one of the nicest, most professional and talented surgeons I’ve met. He made me feel very relaxed from the initial consultation, when he performed an ultrasound and laid out the different options available to me. We scheduled surgery shortly after and he took a genuine interest in my life and my diagnosis, […]

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Tags: Dr. Michael Yeh, endocrine, Endocrine Center, endocrine surgeon, endocrinology, patient stories, surgery, thyroid, thyroid cancer, thyroid resection, ultrasound

March 30, 2017

Grateful for Dr. Yeh

By luz1 luz1

Dr. Michael Yeh is one of my favorite doctors because he gave me a chance to live longer by performing an extraordinary surgery on me. He is an amazing human being and he’s a very kind and caring man. I will be grateful to him for the rest of my life.  Thank U Dr. Yeh!

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Tags: Complete Thyroidectomy, Doctors Day, Dr. Michael Yeh, endocrine, endocrine surgeon, endocrine surgery, hyperparathyroid surgery, parathyroid, patient stories, thyroid, thyroid surgery, UCLA Endocrine Center

Endocrine center's integrated care boosts patient, staff dynamics

May 24, 2016

Endocrine center’s integrated care boosts patient, staff dynamics

By uclahealth uclahealth

UCLA’s new Endocrine Center marks an innovative step forward for both our patients and our staff. Known as an integrated-practice unit, the center allows patients to receive all their related care in one location. “Instead of going to radiology for an X-ray, to a surgeon for a consult and to other specialists for treatment, the patient […]

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Tags: Dr. Michael Yeh, Endocrine Center, endocrine surgeon, Torrance endocrinologists, Westlake Village

Small Cut, Big Results

December 11, 2015

Small Cut, Big Results

By uclahealth uclahealth

All these years I just thought I had high blood pressure. I never knew what was going on,” says Gloria Beauregard. Dr. Masha

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Tags: aldosterone, aldosteronoma, benign tumor, Dr. Masha Livhits, endocrine, endocrine surgeon, featured, high blood pressure, minimally invasive surgery, patient stories