Hold control (command on a Mac) and press the + key as many times as necessary to increase the font size.
Hold control (command on a Mac) and press the - key to reduce the font size. - hide

Legals



Physician Registry

The Graves' Disease and Thyroid Foundation physician registry is designed to help patients connect with specialists who have either demonstrated or expressed significant interest in helping people with Graves' disease, thyroid disorders and other associated conditions. The registry is NOT meant to be a recommendation. You should consult with your primary care physician to determine which specialist in your area is best qualified to meet your needs.  A physician’s listing in our registry is in no way meant to be an endorsement of their qualifications or abilities.

The directory is compiled from self-reported information provided by the physician members.  Although the Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation undertakes reasonable efforts to keep the information contained in this registry accurate, The Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of any of the  information contained within this registry. 

You agree by using this registry to indemnify and hold harmless The Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation's officers, directors, members, volunteers or third party contractors for any damages or expenses of any kind that are a result of you relying on the information, or lack thereof, contained within this registry.

 

Bulletin Board Support Group

The Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation does not review all of the information shared in the bulletin board area for accuracy.

This information is provided with the understanding that the Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation is not engaged in rendering medical advice or treatment recommendations. The material provided is designed for educational and information purposes only and as a benefit and service in furtherance of the Foundation’s mission.

You agree by using this bulletin board to indemnify and hold harmless The Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation's officers, directors, members, volunteers and third party contractors for any damages or expenses of any kind that are a result of you relying on the information, or lack thereof, contained within this bulletin board.

Information shared here should not replace necessary consultations with a qualified health care professional to meet your individual needs. Those who choose to use the Bulletin Board are strongly advised to consult their own health care professional before altering any treatment.

Amazon Associates

The Graves' Disease and Thyroid Foundation is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.

Recent News

Recent Forum Posts

  • Thyrotoxic Myopathy and Muscle Weakness

    Aug. 28, 2014, 3:48 p.m.

    Has anyone else had a problem with thyrotoxic myopathy, muscle weakness and/or muscle wasting? If so, how...

  • Well, here goes!

    Aug. 27, 2014, 7:21 a.m.

    After only sleeping 4 hrs last night, I finally got up around 6 am and logged on. I read through the entire...

  • swingin from hyper to hypo!

    Aug. 26, 2014, 6:48 p.m.

    I am decades older than you and was diagnosed with Graves in 1998. I went on anti-thyroid meds and hormone...

  • Severity of Graves' disease

    Aug. 26, 2014, 5:55 p.m.

    Agree with Kimberly. Symptoms plus labs. If you feel hyper, and your labs “say” you aren't, that...

  • Yikes! The OD is scheduled

    Aug. 26, 2014, 5:52 p.m.

    My experience is that, when you notice there have not been further changes in your eyes, subjectively or by...

  • Graves Hereditary?

    Aug. 26, 2014, 2:16 p.m.

    @tkiv - So glad that you found the info here helpful! @wandaaaron1 - Welcome to the group!

  • newly diagnosed with Graves

    Aug. 26, 2014, 2:14 p.m.

    Hello - I'm sorry to hear about your son's diagnosis, but I'm glad that you found us. I don't recall seeing...

  • Severity of Graves' disease

    Aug. 26, 2014, 2:09 p.m.

    Hello - There is actually no set answer to this question! It's hard to say whether you should judge severity...

  • New to site, need help understanding labs

    Aug. 26, 2014, 2:02 p.m.

    Hello and welcome! We’re fellow patients here, not doctors, so we’re not allowed to interpret lab results. In...

  • Yikes! The OD is scheduled

    Aug. 26, 2014, 1:51 p.m.

    scanders Part of me is still apprehensive about the timing (is the eye disease inactive? Does it even have...

  • Graves Hereditary?

    Aug. 25, 2014, 3:36 p.m.

    Thank you all for the information and support. I am already amazed by how much information is available on...

  • Graves Hereditary?

    Aug. 25, 2014, 5:32 a.m.

    My graves started years ago when I was just a girl at the age of 12 in the year 1970. They tried medication...

  • newly diagnosed with Graves

    Aug. 23, 2014, 8:52 p.m.

    my 22 yr old son has just rec d the diagnoses of Graves …we are all very upset as im sure you can...

  • Yikes! The OD is scheduled

    Aug. 23, 2014, 8:21 p.m.

    Thank you all for your sound advice and suggestions! The people on this board are such a blessing, and...

  • Anyone tried Rituxan(Rituximab)?

    Aug. 23, 2014, 6:06 p.m.

    Yes. I did. No improvement, no change. I am aware that it is one of the treatments that docs hope might help...

Questions? Problems? Please contact us at info@ngdf.org or 877-643-3123.

GDATF on Facebook

Support the GDATF and become a member today!

© 2014 Graves' Disease & Thyroid Foundation