Cincinnati Endocrine Clinic Phone:513-898-9448
35 East 7th St, Ste 312 Fax: 513-672-2518
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Common endocrine conditions we treat
Patients with thyroid conditions such as hypothyroidism, Hashimoto's thyroiditis and thyroid nodules experience a wide variety of symptoms and require a full thyroid evaluation with appropriate management tailored to each specific case. Dr. West offers a personalized medicine approach using the full armamentarium of different types of thyroid hormone replacement (including synthetic and natural alternatives) for patients with hypothyroidism and Hashimoto's thyroiditis.
Dr. West sees patients with all types of diabetes, including type 1, type 2 and LADA (latent autoimmune diabetes of adulthood).
Men with low testosterone often experience a wide variety of symptoms such as fatigue, irritability, mood swings, depression, anxiety, low libido and sexual dysfunction. Each patient's case is unique an different, and Dr. West will use a personalized medicine approach toward optimizing mens' health using the full armamentarium and different types of testosterone and/or testosterone-enhancing modalities. Testosterone can be given as topical gels or injections. The Clinic can offer a testosterone screening for men who are uncertain of their status.
Dr. West has built a significant and unique experience in Washington, D.C. working with patients who are transgender by using medically appropriate hormone therapy. He has patients throughout the U.S. that come to him for this specialized type of care.
• Pituitary hormone deficiencies
• Pituitary hormone excesses
Adrenal Gland Disorders
• Tumors, Adrenocortical cancer
• Cushing's syndrome
• Adrenal Insufficiency (Addison's disease)
What is Endocrinology?
Endocrinology is a subspecialty of Internal Medicine that
focuses on disorders of various glands and hormones.
Such clinical problems include diabetes and disorders of
the thyroid, pituitary and adrenal glands. Testosterone
deficiency and osteoporosis are also common problems
treated by an Endocrinologist.
What are the goals of the clinic?
The Cincinnati Endocrine Clinic's primary goal is to provide
consultative subspecialty medical care for adults to create a
complete endocrinology health care solution.
The clinic's philosophy is that optimal health and performance
can be attained through the proper balance of medical
treatment, preventive care and education. Education is an
important element in maintaining a good understanding of
what disorders a patient has, how they happen, and how
we can treat them.a