Coronary Artery Calcification and Lipoprotein (a)

Coronary Artery Calcification and Lipoprotein (a) by Jeffrey Dach MD Sam is a 56 year old music conductor at the local symphony. Lately Sam has been having chest pain unrelieved by antacid drugs. His cardiologist did an evaluation showing that … Continue reading

Estrogen for Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment

Estrogen for Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment by Jeffrey Dach MD Sally is a 54 year old post-menopausal patient, one of the few who recovered completely from Graves’ hyperthyroidism after medical treatment. However the bouts of hyperthyroidism took their toll, and … Continue reading

New Weight Loss Anti-Diabetic Drugs Ozempic and GLP-1 Receptor Agonists

New Weight Loss Anti-Diabetic Drugs Ozempic and GLP-1 Receptor Agonists  by Jeffrey Dach MD What is the big deal about the new FDA approved weight loss anti-diabetic drugs ? Maybe it is the celebrities going nuts on social media for … Continue reading

Myo-Inositol for Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

Myo-Inositol for Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis Mary has Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, with elevated TSH of 10.2 and TPO antibody greater than 900. Free T3 and Free T4 levels are normal. Mary’s primary care doctor prescribed a small dose of NP thyroid, 15 mg … Continue reading