Items Tagged ‘pre-op’

January 5, 2018

I’m So Glad I Didn’t Wait Any Longer

By Jules julesdmiller

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


July 28, 2017

My great experience

By marialafitte marialafitte

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 great and all questions were answered. Maya was excellent. For the surgery from […]

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Tags: cancer, Dr. Michael Yeh, endocrine, Endocrine Center, endocrinology, oncology, patient stories, post -op, pre-op, thyroid cancer, UCLA Endocrine Center