UCLA Endocrine Center

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

I had high PTH and Calcium for 4 years and 2 nuclear medicine tests that didn't show anything. I did not realize what high calcium ...

By MusicDebby • November 2, 2018

Around a year ago I was diagnosed on a biopsy that my thyroid nodule was suspicious for cancer. At the time, I was tired all ...

By Blue2 • November 1, 2018

Since I am a Type II diabetic, I have lots of blood tests. Although I didn't feel any symptoms, my thyroid was "wacky" and my ...

By Pat • October 31, 2018

I was 9 years old when I was diagnosed with Graves’ Disease. My mom and aunt first noted physical changes when I was visiting my ...

By Blue • October 17, 2018

I never noticed any symptoms but some blood work showed elevated PTH. I was referred to Dr. Yeh who removed my hyperthyroid. It was quick ...

By John • October 16, 2018

In 2008, my blood pressure went up after I had my first child. I exercised and it went down to normal. Then in 2011, I ...

By Nana • October 15, 2018

A couple years ago, I started having abdominal pain on my left side every couple of months, so I went to the doctor and they ...

By Mark • September 13, 2018

I did not experience any symptoms but since I have scoliosis, I had some xrays that revealed some osteopenia. My primary care physician ran some ...

By Lefty • September 12, 2018