It is our mission to improve lives and wellness through the achievement of individualized integrative endocrine and metabolic balance.
Our board-certified endocrinologist, Dr. Angela D. Mazza, DO, FAAMFM, ECNU, CDE, and her healthcare team develop individualized treatment plans for each patient based on the latest medical findings. But they don’t stop there. As a Doctor of Osteopathy and professor, Dr. Mazza integrates a holistic approach that treats the entire person rather than just the condition. And since lifestyle plays such a critical role in health and wellness, the team also serves as educators and coaches, giving people the strategies they need to control, manage, and in many cases, eliminate their diseases.
Thyroid nodules are very common. The more imaging we do, not always intent on looking at the thyroid, the more nodules we find. If we performed a neck ultrasound on everyone, about 1 in 3 persons will show some sort of abnormality. Ultrasound-guided fine needle aspirations (FNA) are performed on persons who have nodules with […]
The study of medical science can bring about some interesting discoveries. Often a treatment for one condition proves useful for another. For example, years after aspirin was developed as a pain reliever, it also was found to help prevent heart attacks. And today, many procedures like bariatric surgery that are used for weight control can affect […]
Vitamin D is essential to your body for the proper absorption of calcium and bone development. It aids in control of cell growth, proper immune functioning, and limits effects of inflammation. People with vitamin D deficiency may experience bone pain and muscle weakness although the symptoms may be mild at first. A more severe deficiency […]
Hashimoto thyroiditis, otherwise known chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, is the most common cause of underactive thyroid disease, or hypothyroidism, in the United States. It affects more than 15 million people in the US and tends to be seen more frequently in women, but men can also be affected. Hashimoto thyroiditis is an autoimmune condition, which means […]