endocrinology

Last year I was working for an Americorps program in Sacramento. In the spring I noticed that my throat had gotten so large that I could not button my collar. I came to a graduation at USC for my brother-in-law in May and my parents noticed the difference. I [...]
By Tasha • September 12, 2017
I was sick with uncontrollable diabetes. I would puff up and my face would look like a strawberry. I got Cushing's disease. It affected my left leg and I kept falling. My bones deteriorated and I broke my ankle in 3 places. I was anxious [...]
By Betty • September 11, 2017
I came in worried as I was told there was a very high possibility I had cancer. Dr. Yeh was very warm and friendly. I trust him a lot and was very happy to have him as my doctor. I knew I was in good hands. [...]
By Lulu C • September 10, 2017
My calcium level was high. We monitored for a year - then decided something was up with my parathyroid. I scheduled surgery with Dr. Yeh as my husband had previously had surgery with Dr. Yeh. I had seen my husband's scar [...]
By Mike • September 9, 2017
I had an endocrinologist that I liked that was monitoring my hyperthyroidism but she moved away. I had new nodules but every 6 months there were more. Dr. Livhits had seen me and said no need for surgery at that time [...]
By Syd • September 8, 2017
I was having a routine check and last year in May a little tumor was found. The size was not a concern but they did a biopsy was referred to a hospital near my home and a surgeon in Fullerton. I wanted a second opinion and found By Fred • September 7, 2017
This was my first big medical experience - I had no idea going into the process what it was going to be like. I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer, and I was in a catch 22 - I realized I had cancer, but was told [...]
By Slo • September 6, 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
I had hypercalcemia and low vitamin D for over 10 years. A year ago I went to see my endocrinologist who said my calcium level was dangerously high. An option to correct it was surgery. I was referred to Dr. Livhits and my thyroid was [...]
By eschill142 • August 7, 2017
Events in your life may be just a coincidence - things you don't know about may turn out to be the best and most transformative events in your life. I don't think it was a coincidence that Dr. Yeh's name came up several [...]
By cforcereal • July 29, 2017