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
  • PCOS
  • Thyroid problems
  • Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, as well as Pre-diabetes
  • Osteoporosis
  • 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 Diabetes, Lipids, Obesity, HTN their complications management and the prevention of Cardiovascular disease. He is Past President of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists; Chair of AACE DM & Lipid scientific committees, member of the AACE Obesity Scientific Committee; Member Board of Directors, American Association for Preventive Cardiology & President Elect the pacific Lipid Association, Chair of the World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease, Chair & Program director, The Heart in Diabetes- initiative and Medical Congress and Chair of the International Lipid Forum. His Book “Clinical Management of Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes and Obesity”, was published- 2016.

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