Carolina R. Hurtado, MD

Carolina R. Hurtado, MD

Average rating: 5.0
(161 ratings)  
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Beverly Hills Wilshire Specialty Care
8641 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 210
Beverly Hills, California 90211


Dr. Hurtado is an Endocrinologist who practices at UCLA Health. Dr. Hurtado sees patients with any endocrine disorder and enjoys developing long term relationships with her patients and working with patients as a team to advocate for their health.

Dr. Hurtado received her Medical Degree at the Central University of Venezuela. She completed her Internal Medicine internship and residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. After this, she pursued her Endocrinology fellowship at the David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine and was happy to stay on as a Clinical Instructor of Medicine at UCLA Health in the Department of Endocrinology.

She has various publications in peer-reviewed journals. Her clinical and research interests include thyroid disorders, diabetes, parathyroid and bone disease, adrenal disease, pituitary disorders and general endocrinology. She is a member of the Endocrine Society, American Thyroid Association, and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

Dr. Hurtado was born in Venezuela and lived in the US and Argentina during her upbringing before returning to Venezuela and finally establishing in the US. In addition to English, she is fluent in Spanish. Her interests outside of medicine include reading, playing tennis, skiing, and traveling with her family.


Spanish, English


Medical Board Certifications

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2020
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2017


Endocrinology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2020


Internal Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 2017


MD, Escuela Luis Razetti, Universidad Central de Venezuela, 2010

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Adrenal disorders
Pituitary disorders
Endocrine disorders
Thyroid disorder
Diabetes mellitus