UCLA Endocrine Center

The surgery went fine. I got great care from Dr. Livhits and her team. I am doing well and got excellent results. I feel like I am getting back to my old self and it is noticeable to other people. It was a [...]
By Alexa • October 4, 2017
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 am extremely grateful for Dr. Yeh and his entire endocrine surgery team (surgical fellows, nurse practitioners, RN's, office staff). I am a practicing physician in Santa Barbara. Through routine testing I was told I had a recurrence [...]
By johnsim9284 • September 12, 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