endocrinology

I have been diagnosed hypertension and chronic hypokalemia-potassium deficiency over 20 years. For over 20 years, my daily medications are included: 1 Atenolol tablet 50mg, ...

By TL • October 14, 2019

“We just took care of Santa Claus for hyperparathyroidism,” says Dr. Masha Livhits, an endocrine surgeon at UCLA Health. “I really want to bring attention ...

By uclahealth • September 6, 2019

I was a Kaiser patient 2 and a half year ago, I had an unsuccessful parathyroidectomy. I had osteopenia and getting worse. After an unsuccessful ...

By Kathleen • June 26, 2019

Last week I seen Dr. Yeh for my 1 year post op checkup for my thyroidectomy he had performed. And, thanks to Dr. Yeh, I’m ...

By VEE • June 24, 2019

I was shocked about my diagnosis, but after speaking to Dr. Yeh it was so much easier and I had full confidence. that this would ...

By Woody • June 24, 2019

I came to see Dr. Yeh after a botched 2nd surgery for thyroid cancer. Due to my previous experience I was concerned to have my ...

By Buddy • May 1, 2019

My UCLA endocrinologist, Dr. Stephanie Smooke checked comments from my other doctors and discovered I was to have cat scans because of spots on my ...

By GREAT FULL • March 31, 2019

First off, I wanted to thank Dr. Gofnung and Dr. Yeh for their detection and treatment of my thyroid cancer from 2015-2016. After Dr. Gofnug ...

By Grateful • January 10, 2019

I came down to UCLA because I found out that I had hyperparathyroidism and started researching what it was because I never heard of it ...

By RamonaM • November 6, 2018

First I went to another doctor for my surgery, but I wasn't happy with the staff. My experience there was very upsetting so I decided ...

By Cece • November 5, 2018