Dr. Yehuda Handelsman is a private practice endocrinologist located in Tarzana ,California. Under his direction, patients that have been diagnosed with diabetes, cholesterol and lipid disorders, thyroid disorders, and other hormonal issues are treated in a confidential and caring facility.
Dr. Handelsman brings over 20 years of expertise and knowledge to his practice and empowers patients with endocrine disorders by providing on-going education and support to optimize a healthy lifestyle.
Dr. Handelsman’s areas of expertise include:
- Cholesterol and Lipid disorders
- Endocrine disorders
- Thyroid problems
- Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, as well as Pre-diabetes
- and more
Explore our website for more information regarding managing endocrine disorders or for more information Dr. Handelsman’s areas of expertise. Contact our practice today at (818) 708-9942 to schedule your appointment.
Yehuda Handelsman, MD, FACP, FACE, FNLA is an endocrinologist in private practice and Medical Director & Principal Investigator of the Metabolic Institute of America. He is a nationally and internationally-recognized authority on obesity, insulin resistance, pre-diabetes, and the comprehensive approach to treating diabetes and controlling all cardiovascular risks. He is a pioneer and leader in the understanding of the body’s metabolic and energy systems, fat, and the gut-brain connection. A clinician, researcher and educator, he publishes and lectures extensively. He is IP-President of the American College of Endocrinology; past President of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; and secretary the Pacific Lipid Association. He is Chair, Founder and Program Director of the acclaimed annual World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease, an Associate Editor of the Journal of Diabetes, a frequent guest editor for publications such as the Journal of Clinical Hypertension, Chair of the AACE 2011 Comprehensive Diabetes Guidelines and its 2014 update committee, and a member of the AACE 2013 Comprehensive Diabetes Algorithm and the 2012 AACE lipid guidelines; he also Co-Chaired the consensuses on diabetes & cancer, insulin resistance and pre-diabetes. Handelsman has been listed repeatedly in “Top Doctors of Los Angeles,” “Southern California Super Doctors,” and “Best Doctors of America.”