As a board-certified endocrinologist, I diagnose and treat disorders of the endocrine system in adults. Chronic endocrine disorders are frequently characterized by too much or too little hormone secretion by the affected organ. The rewarding part of my specialty is that endocrine disorders are very treatable once a diagnosis is reached. I believe that the practice of endocrinology draws significantly upon the art of medicine. While endocrine disorders are relatively common, each patient is unique and requires a personalized approach to their treatment plan in order to restore their quality of life. To this end, I strive to establish a collaborative relationship with each patient and their referring physician such that we can achieve our mutual goal of optimizing the management of their endocrine disorder.
Qualifications and experience
- Brain and Nervous System - Pituitary Disorders, Diabetes and Metabolism, Endocrine System (Hormones), Endocrine System (Hormones) - Adrenal Diseases, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Adult Type 1 Diabetes, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Adult Type 2 Diabetes, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Osteoporosis, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Thyroid Cancer, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Thyroid Disease, Endocrine System - Adrenal Diseases, Endocrine System - Osteoporosis, Endocrinology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2002)
Bachelor of Arts
Dartmouth College (1998)