Find your care
Our endocrinologists consistently rank among the best in their field. To learn more about our services, call 310-825-7922.
Active Surveillance of Thyroid Cancer
October 17, 2019, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine surgeon James Wu, MD, gives an overview of active surveillance of low-risk tumors, a recommended treatment approach for many incidentally discovered papillary thyroid cancers.
Molecular Markers for Thyroid Cancer
October 16, 2019, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine surgeons Michael Yeh, MD, and Masha Livhits, MD give an overview of molecular approaches to diagnosing thyroid cancer, including molecular markers that can be a helpful tool, particularly for indeterminate thyroid nodules.
Diabetes in Older Adults
August 13, 2019, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrinologist Deepashree Gupta, MD gives an overview of the differences in diabetes management in younger versus older adults, including ADA standards of care in elderly patients suffering from diabetes.
Causes of High Calcium
March 13, 2019, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine surgeons Masha Livhits, MD & Michael Yeh, MD, give an overview about what causes hypercalcimia, or high levels of calcium in your blood, which can weaken your bones, create kidney stones, and interfere with how your heart and brain work.
Healthy Living with Diabetes
Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 11:30 am PT
Join UCLA diabetes educator Elizabeth O'Neal, RN, for a discussion on diabetes. You will learn evidence-based strategies to manage diabetes, preventing related health issues, and improve your overall well-being. This webinar is associated with the annual diabetes conference.
Adrenal Causes of High Blood Pressure
November 16, 2018, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine surgeon Masha Livhits, MD, gives an overview of adrenal hormones and their role in causing high blood pressure, when adrenal hormone levels should be checked and what are the treatment options.
Why Do People Get Thyroid Cancer?
June 15, 2018, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine surgeons Masha Livhits, MD, and Yasmine Assadipour, MD, join in a conversation about the underlying risks for thyroid cancer. The discussion will cover genetic syndromes associated with thyroid cancer, environmental factors such as radiation exposure and other personal and lifestyle risks.
What to Expect After Parathyroid Surgery
November 21, 2017, 11:30 am PT
Masha Livhits, MD and Michael Yeh, MD, talk about short- and long-term expectations after parathyroid surgery.
Updates for Hyperparathyroidism and Osteoporosis
January 26, 2017, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine surgeons Masha Livhits, MD, and Michael Yeh, MD, present the latest research and treatment options for hyperparathyroidism and osteoporosis.
The Underactive and Overactive Thyroid: How Do These Impact Me?
March 18, 2016, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine specialists Stephanie Smooke, MD, and Angela Leung, MD, thyroid hormone disorders and medical treatments for hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism.
Thyroid Nodules & Thyroid Cancer: What You Need to Know
January 26, 2016, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine surgeons Michael Yeh, MD, and Masha Livhits, MD, discuss the latest strategies to diagnose thyroid nodules; how to avoid surgery, if possible; and best practices for treating thyroid cancer.
Bone Health and Hyperparathyroidism
January 12, 2016, 11:30 am PT
UCLA endocrine surgeons Michael Yeh, MD, and Masha Livhits, MD, discuss hyperparathyroidism (overactive parathyroid glands), the role of parathyroid glands in regulating calcium levels, and treatments that can help maintain bone health.