Chaim VanekM.D.

  • Clinical associate professor of medicine
  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Clinical Nutrition, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Endocrinology and diabetes

Special focus on

  • Adrenal Gland Nodules
  • Hyperparathyroidism and Hypercalcemic Disorders
  • Metabolic Bone Diseases
  • Osteoporosis
  • Thyroid Disorders and Dysfunction
  • Transgender Care

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Biography

Education

  • B.A., 1995, University of California, Los Angeles
  • M.D., 1999, Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
  • Internship:

    • Internal Medicine, University of Maryland Hospital / Baltimore VA Medical Center, 2000
  • Residency:

    • Internal medicine, University of Maryland Hospital / Baltimore VA Medical Center, 2002
  • Fellowship:

    • Endocrinology, Oregon Health & Science University, 2006
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Internal Medicine; Endocrinology and Internal Medicine

Languages

  • English

Memberships and associations

  • The Endocrine Society
  • American Society of Bone and Mineral Research

Patient ratings

4.7 out of 5 (790 Ratings, 345 Comments)

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