endocrine

I had a lump and was told there was a 50-50 chance it was cancer. I was told by someone that I needed surgery for complete removal. Dr. Livhits was very positive. She said that although there was a chance a second [...]
By Bridgetci • October 3, 2017
I was scared when I first found out about my diagnosis over the phone. Yet after learning about thyroid cancer from Dr. Livhits she put me at ease and I was comfortable with going through with surgery. I would recommend that people get tested [...]
By Kaizer Sose • October 2, 2017
Once I was diagnosed with a pheocrhomocytoma I was very worried but after doing research and consulting the UCLA staff in the Endocrine Center I was confident that I was in the best hands. Dr. [...]
By SK Runner • October 1, 2017
I was diagnosed with a Parathyroid tumor a few years ago but was afraid to have surgery. Dr. Yeh was highly recommended and I happened to meet a couple of people who had surgery by him. I decided to come [...]
By Dev • September 29, 2017
My doctor noted something and did an ultrasound which led to a discovery of nodules. Dr. Nazemi on La Cienega did biopsies and found a cyst, a calcified nodule and one that was cancerous. I got a referral to a doctor at Cedars and one at UCLA. I chose
By Hope • September 28, 2017
In 2011 I had a total thyroidectomy for cancer. Then in March 2017 I had a second surgery but a mistake was made and the wrong part of my neck was operated on. So for my 3rd surgery I came to UCLA as [...]
By Lucky • September 27, 2017
I was diagnosed to have parathyroidism (with higher than normal Calcium levels) through a routine blood test 5 years ago and put off treatment for a while. However, after being notified that further delay in treatment could potentially worsen symptoms of osteoporosis, I decided to go [...]
By fefe • September 21, 2017
From the very beginning, Dr. Yeh made me feel very comfortable and took the time to walk me through everything, ensuring that I had a firm grasp on my diagnosis as well as the next steps of treatment. I had my daughter and wife with [...]
By Saul • September 20, 2017
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 [...]
By Calswede • September 17, 2017
I was very nervous when I was diagnosed with cancer. But then I accepted it. I was anxious about surgery because I had problems with surgery in the past. The doctors and the nurse practitioner were very reassuring. I am so happy I met Dr. [...]
By beaubosco2003 • August 9, 2017