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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.

 

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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.

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Recent News

Recent Forum Posts

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 30, 2016, 6:34 p.m.

    Hi Shirley - so nice (and so comforting) to hear from you, to see you're still here and still helping people...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 30, 2016, 12:03 a.m.

    What kind of calcium are you taking? I'd heard at one point that Calcium Citrate was better than Calcium...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 29, 2016, 8:59 p.m.

    If you have not done it, ask for a calcium level with your next lab draw. If it is WNL (within normal limits)...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 29, 2016, 7:48 p.m.

    Hello, Kimberly - nice to “see” you, too! The doc who diagnosed me with osteo didn't recommend...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 29, 2016, 1:31 p.m.

    Hi Sue - Nice to “see” you! Rather than stopping the calcium supplements, I would talk to your...

  • Newly Diagnosed and not doing well

    Aug. 29, 2016, 12:52 p.m.

    Thyroid levels do affect mood so you will hopefully feel better as your levels stabilize. Very few, if any,...

  • Newly Diagnosed and not doing well

    Aug. 28, 2016, 6:42 p.m.

    Hi all, Thank you for the nice and detailed replies. Yes, I am on methimazole and propranolol. Unfortunately...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 28, 2016, 3:07 p.m.

    Thanks, Liz. I actually set my alarm for 6:00 a.m., grab my Levothyroxine and water that I keep by the bed,...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 28, 2016, 12:49 p.m.

    If you want or need to stay on calcium, you could just increase your levothyroxine to accommodate that. My...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 28, 2016, 11:29 a.m.

    Hmmmmmm…. may have found the culprit, but it still shouldn't have this much of an effect, but who...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 27, 2016, 5:16 p.m.

    My TSH varies between a little less than 1 and a little more than 2. Prior to Graves, it would be 1.5 one...

  • Question from an old-timer

    Aug. 27, 2016, 4:40 p.m.

    Hi Guys and Gals. Life after thyroidectomy has been really good for the most part. Finding the right dose was...

  • Thyroidectomy: did your surgeon require euthyroid?

    Aug. 27, 2016, 4:25 a.m.

    My Methimazole dose was increased to get my FT4 into the low range, I believe even slightly below normal, in...

  • Thyroidectomy: did your surgeon require euthyroid?

    Aug. 27, 2016, 1:59 a.m.

    When I was first diagnosed, I was interested in thyroidectomy, but it took me a really long time (like, a...

  • Thyroidectomy: did your surgeon require euthyroid?

    Aug. 26, 2016, 10:59 p.m.

    My experience the same as Kimberly described. Shirley

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