endocrinology

It is horrifying to find out you have cancer. But it is a good thing that thyroid cancer can be cured. Since the beginning, Dr. Yeh has been supportive, open, positive and forthcoming with information, The staff here is excellent. Jennifer is [...]
By marialafitte • July 28, 2017
I got my ears pierced on March 20. 2 days later, I was with the school nurse to have her help me clean the wounds. I felt dizzy and nauseous and the next thing I knew I was on the floor. I felt like I was asleep and I heard [...]
By saremihaniyeh • July 27, 2017
Before I found out about my thyroid cancer I thought I was going through depression - I felt very moody and lethargic, finding myself napping at 9:30am. My wife began to notice these changes and was confused, because I'm normally not the type of person to feel down and tired [...]
By iamjustingray • July 20, 2017
I was very nervous about the diagnosis of a nodule on my thyroid at first. In your head you can imagine a lot of things, but I'm glad to say that the actual process was easier than I expected. I received 3 biopsies over a span of a month with [...]
By mayberrydee • July 19, 2017
“It started a familial witch hunt to find family members who have the gene MEN2A,” says Alexandra Cantrell, who has a genetic condition that causes medullary thyroid cancer. “My dad used to work for Samsung Korea, and they do regular PET scans on the entire body. That’s how they [...]
By uclahealth • June 2, 2017
I'm a 41 year old mother of 3 boys and am generally pretty active. I had felt changes in my body and so I went to my general doctor who dismissed these feelings, but because I knew something wasn't right I went to an endocrinologist who found a nodule in [...]
By LR543 • May 25, 2017
Dr. Michael Yeh saved my father's life. He surgically removed a very rare growth called a Paraganglioma from his adrenal gland five years ago. The surgery was a success and my dad is doing well today at age 87. We are convinced that Dr. Yeh's skill, [...]
By cyndi1 • March 30, 2017
I am so thankful for Dr. Michael Yeh who did my second thyroid cancer surgery. After removing some cancerous tumors he discovered another small one attached to my laryngeal nerve, he made the decision not to remove it [...]
By sharonjc • March 28, 2017
My doctor, Stephanie Smooke, MD, is always there when I ask questions or concerns. She always gets back to me very quickly, which is great when you are waiting for answers. Dr. Smooke always has good referrals to other doctors if I need them. She contacts me first when [...]
By GREAT FULL • March 23, 2017
I really must tell my story, It is with appreciation beyond words. I want to thank the team that made my year!! My mother, Eva has been a diabetic since before I graduated Santa Monica High School, over 40 years ago! Dr. Susan Davis,  Endocrinologist @
By glorias71157 • April 28, 2016