Join us as Dr Medhavi Jogi, specialist at Houston Thyroid and Endocrine Specialists and a Clinical Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine, as we learn about Osteoporosis and how to treat it! Some of the topics we discuss include;
Is osteoporosis an endocrine disorder?
What is the connection between the endocrine system and osteoporosis?
What population (age, genetics, etc) is most often affected the greatest by osteoporosis?
What are some important questions you should ask your endocrinologist about osteoporosis?
What kind of doctor should you see for osteoporosis?
How does the endocrinologist apply the knowledge of the endocrine system to caring for patients with osteoporosis?
What should one expect an endocrinologist do on the first visit? Follow up visits?
What are some of the different treatment options for Osteoporosis?
How do you find out that you have it? (Diagnostic testing, etc.)
How will it affect you if you do not get proper care or treatment (in the long run)?
You can get more information about Dr Medhavi Jogi and endocrine disorders at Houstonendocrine.com