Comprehensive Medical Care Tarzana, CA

Expert Endocrinology Diabetes Obesity Metabolis

Our Unique, Personalized Care Approach Successfully Utilizes Diverse Interventions to Prevent & Manage Metabolic Disorders

What Drives Us

Improving Quality of Life by Optimizing Health and Lifestyle

A Leading Physician and Top Endocrinologist in Los Angeles, California, and the United States

Meet Yehuda Handelsman, M.D.

Dr. Yehuda Handelsman is a distinguished endocrinologist practicing privately in Tarzana, CA. He employs a tailored approach using state-of-the-art comprehensive interventions to prevent and manage obesity, diabetes, lipid disorders and other metabolic conditions. By providing preventive, rather than reactionary, care, Dr. Handelsman works to keep these disorders from progressing into cardiovascular disease, heart failure and kidney disease. He was named the top diabetes specialist in California and consistently ranks in the top 20 in the U.S, along with holding international recognition. With over 25 years of experience, his innovative approach to diabetes, obesity, weight loss and complications - backed by groundbreaking national guidelines which he pioneers - sets him apart from approaches that treat just surface-level symptoms. Additionally, Dr. Handelsman addresses thyroid disorders, nodules, and cancer, bone loss/osteoporosis, adrenal conditions, pituitary abnormalities, and sexual hormones deficiencies and excess. By choosing Dr. Handelsman, patients receive personalized expert care tailored to their specific needs, benefiting from his extensive knowledge, experience, compassion, and commitment to total health and well being.

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An Educator & Researcher, Dr. Handelsman is a Leader of US & Global Medical Conferences, Initiatives & Publications

Personalized Endocrine Services in Tarzana, Los Angeles, CA

About Our Practice

The office of Yehuda Handelsman, MD offers an attractive, friendly, and welcoming setting conveniently located with free parking and easy access serving metropolitan Los Angeles and southern and central California. Our friendly staff will greet you and help you get checked in while answering any questions you may have before the appointment. Once met with by Dr. Handelsman, your visit is non-rushed and provides ample time for evaluation, symptom management, and unrushed time to respond to all questions. You will benefit from Dr. Handelsman's extensive knowledge, innovative approach, and pioneering, state-of-the-art comprehensive treatment. Dr. Handelsman's approach is to resolve current medical issues and focus on the prevention of future complications. Our office elects for a self-pay model to be able to provide such excellent and personalized care. Not depending on insurance offers many advantages, including appointments within 24-48 hours (often same day,) non-rushed office visits, special attention from non-hurried staff, and prompt and detailed explanations of laboratory and imaging results. Contact us today for your appointment.

About Us

Health Begins with Prevention

Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism

No matter your complaint, whether it's obesity, thyroid conditions resulting in diabetes and high cholesterol, or osteoporosis and hormonal abnormalities, we offer a wide variety of services to meet the health needs and goals of our Tarzana, CA patients. With a focus on personalized care plans, ongoing health monitoring, and patient education, we empower our patients to effectively manage their conditions to prevent disease and improve their overall health. Dr. Handelsman provides compassionate care in a calming, friendly and supportive environment. Explore our categories of care below to find out more.

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Diabetes Management

Diabetes management includes personalized care, complete treatment plans, continuous education, and support to empower individuals for optimal health.

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Our weight loss programs provide the tools and guidance needed for healthy, sustainable weight loss.

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Cholesterol & Lipid Disorders

Comprehensive care for cholesterol and lipid disorders can reduce the risk of heart disease and promote overall cardiovascular health.

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We provide hypertension management options to reduce the risk of future complications like heart attack and stroke.

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Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid disorder management can include care for thyroid function, nodules, and cancer through individualized treatment plans, continuous monitoring, and education for optimal health.

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All Services

We are proud to offer a variety of treatments for endocrine and metabolic conditions.

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Direct Pay - No Insurance Hassles

Our practices operates on a unique, cash-based payment model so that our patients experience the best possible, restriction-free medical care.

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Our appointments are available within 24-48 hours - often on the same day.

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Develop a thorough, personal relationship with Dr. Handelsman to receive clear, immediate, and individualized solutions to your endocrine concerns.

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Office visits are non-rushed, providing ample time for medical needs with thorough attention from non-hurried, friendly staff.

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Direct payment with no dependency on insurance allows for appointment availability and hassle-free medical care.

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State-Of-The-Art Medical and Preventive Care That Gives Compassion and Respect to Patients and Their Needs

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Patient Testimonials

Very caring, knowledgeable, and an expert Dr. He has total clarity in what he’s saying. I really trust him. Highly recommend him.

R.C. Google

The best Dr,. Has so much knowledge.

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Very knowledgeable endocrinologist.

B.S. Google

Dr. Handelsman is very caring, excellent and thorough!

C.C. Google

I find Dr. Handelsman to be very professional, patient, knowledgeable and not as stuffy as most doctors, which means I can talk to him and not feel as though I’m taking up his time. In other words I would recommend him.

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18372 Clark St

Ste 212

Tarzana, CA 91356



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