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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. 

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  • Well, here goes!

    Oct. 31, 2014, 11:03 a.m.

    Yes, thank you for the update! I am 15 months post TT and still haven't found the sweet spot of Levothyroxine...

  • Well, here goes!

    Oct. 31, 2014, 10:15 a.m.

    @AZGravesGuy - Huge thanks for the update and for the kind words about the forum! Thanks also for sharing...

  • Well, here goes!

    Oct. 31, 2014, 6:37 a.m.

    I am almost back to my pre-Graves weight. Endurance, strength, and clarity are all back to normal. My hair...

  • Well, here goes!

    Oct. 31, 2014, 6:33 a.m.

    Happy Halloween everyone! I fell into a bit of the hypo a few weeks ago and I now take 137mcg on Mondays and...

  • Graves disease and surgery

    Oct. 31, 2014, 5:58 a.m.

    The risk of having interoperative hypotension doubles with hypothyroidism....

  • Graves disease and surgery

    Oct. 30, 2014, 8:59 a.m.

    Hello and welcome! Usually, the issue with Graves' and surgery is that the patient is too hypER (i.e. Free T4...

  • Hi - RAI update in UK.

    Oct. 30, 2014, 8:49 a.m.

    Hello - The time frame I usually hear referenced is 6-18 weeks, but that is for patients who have...

  • Ratio between TSH and Free T4 levels?

    Oct. 30, 2014, 8:46 a.m.

    @Sue - The relationship between T4 and TSH is complex and I don't think it's fully understood: (Note on...

  • Hi - RAI update in UK.

    Oct. 30, 2014, 5:21 a.m.

    I had the impression the nurse was meaning they wouldn`t let me become too hyper- but you may be right...

  • Graves disease and surgery

    Oct. 29, 2014, 8:12 a.m.

    My 24 yr old niece is scheduled for surgery to remove the thyroid next week but her tsh levels fluctuate...

  • Ratio between TSH and Free T4 levels?

    Oct. 28, 2014, 9:26 p.m.

    Hey there Ras Lady -nice to “see” you! Cautious hope - I like it, and I think every Gravester...

  • Ratio between TSH and Free T4 levels?

    Oct. 28, 2014, 6:36 p.m.

    Hey Sue! How've ya been? I would be tempted to ask him whether he finds this TSH/FT4 ratio applies in the...

  • Ratio between TSH and Free T4 levels?

    Oct. 28, 2014, 4:07 p.m.

    I had a routine follow up with my endo today. Since my TT July 2013 we have been trying to get my TSH up to...

  • Hypo and Hyper at the same time...sigh

    Oct. 27, 2014, 9:03 p.m.

    Thanks Yes, a second opinion is what I need. My Endo even recommended it. My T3/4 is low based on the lab...

  • Hypo and Hyper at the same time...sigh

    Oct. 27, 2014, 9:03 p.m.

    Thanks Yes, a second opinion is what I need. My Endo even recommended it. My T3/4 is low based on the lab...

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