California Doctors – So far

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The doctors listed here have been recommended to Cushing’s Help by other patients as being helpful to them.  These physicians are familiar with the symptoms and treatment of Cushing’s Disease (pituitary) and Cushing’s Syndrome. Your primary care physician may be able to order very basic screening tests. Some of these doctors may require a referral and/or an abnormal test result prior to scheduling an appointment.

Cushing’s Help does not endorse any particular physician. Choosing a particular physician and substantiating his/her expertise is the responsibility of the individual patient.

To recommend your own doctor for this list, please fill out this form.

This list is a continuing resource as new doctors are added, edited OR removed.  

These doctors are also available on this map.  Please add yourself and/or your doctor

California

Beverly Hills

Cohan, Pejman 

Specialty: Neuroendocrine 

Location: 150 N Robertson Blvd # 210
Beverly Hills, CA

Phone: 310-657-3030

Patient Comment: He’s been my Endo for 15 years. Only sees neuroendocrine patients


Freemont

Kunwar, Sandeep

Specialty: Neurosurgeon

Hospital: Washington Hospital

Location: Freemont, CA

Hospital: UCSF

Location: San Francisco, CA

Website: http://www.ucsfhealth.org/sandeep.kunwar

Patient Comments: And dr kunwar at ucsf was my very skilled surgeon. I didn’t have to see his endo preop

I also had my surgery done with Dr. Kunwar at Washington Hospital in Fremont (East Bay). He does a few days a week in Fremont and the rest in SF. This is my third recurrence and I would definitely recommend him


Srinivasan, Lakshmi

Specialty: Endocrinologist

Hospital: Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Location: Freemont, CA

Patient Comments: My endo is Dr. Lakshmi Srinivasan at Palo Alto Medical Foundation in Fremont. She is fantastic–takes a lot of time during every appt and is very attentive and responsive to email and calls.


Los Angeles

Friedman, Theodore

Specialty: Cushing’s, Growth Hormone Deficient, Hypopituitary, adrenal, thyroid, fatigue

Address: 1125 S. Beverly Drive. Suite 730

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Hospital: Charles Drew

Website: http://goodhormonehealth.com

Patient Comments:  I am a Dr Friedman patient, he is wonderful.


 Orange

Linskey, Mark 

Specialty: Neurosurgeon 

Hospital: UCI

Location: Orange, CA

Website: http://www.ucirvinehealth.org/find-a-doctor/l/mark-linskey/

Patient Comment: The pit surgery was done by both Linskey and Bhendarkar and I am doing well post op, they are very diligent in their care. If I have to have another surgery for Cushing’s I will definitely use this team again.


Bhandarkar, Naveem

Specialty: ENT

Hospital: UCI

Location: Orange/Irving, CA

Website: http://www.ent.uci.edu/faculty/naveen-d-bhandarkar-md

Patient Comment: The pit surgery was done by both Linskey and Bhendarkar and I am doing well post op, they are very diligent in their care. If I have to have another surgery for Cushing’s I will definitely use this team again.


San Francisco

Kunwar, Sandeep

Specialty: Neurosurgeon

Hospital: Washington Hospital

Location: Freemont, CA

Hospital: UCSF

Location: San Francisco, CA

Website: http://www.ucsfhealth.org/sandeep.kunwar

Patient Comments: And dr kunwar at ucsf was my very skilled surgeon. I didn’t have to see his endo preop

I also had my surgery done with Dr. Kunwar at Washington Hospital in Fremont (East Bay). He does a few days a week in Fremont and the rest in SF. This is my third recurrence and I would definitely recommend him


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