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Dr. Cynthia Lama, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 63

Dr. Lama

Dr. Cynthia Lama, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Jackson Heights, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Universidad De Guayaquil, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas in 1981 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(718) 899-0470

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Lama's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lipid Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lama treats Lipid Disorders more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Lama treats this condition more than 70% of her peers

Hyperlipidemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lama treats Hyperlipidemia more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Lama treats this condition more than 68% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Malaise and Fatigue
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lama treats Malaise and Fatigue more than 50% of her peers

Dr. Lama treats this condition more than 50% of her peers

Dr. Lama's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Cynthia Lama, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Jackson Heights, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Universidad De Guayaquil, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas in 1981 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

1981
Universidad De Guayaquil, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
Medical School
1981

Dr. Lama's Reviews

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I had an Excellent experience with Dr Lama the staff treat me with kindness and respect. I recommend Dr Lama to all my Family to come to her place. Thank you
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From Monday to Friday they accept insurance, but on Saturdays and Sundays only cash.She frightens the patients with erroneous and exaggerated diagnosis and for that purpose injects all the patients and charges $ 350 for each injection.All the patients are sent to inject and when you ask what kind...Read More
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Dr Lama has been my doctor for more. Than 20 Year’s I trust her she take care of me very personalized like to all her patients thank you doctor Cynthia Lama I always recommend to everyone I know and I just know in the train everywhere I go I do that thank
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Horrible inhumane doctor. A person who tries to SCARE you with made up diagnosis with the door open should not be a doctor. She is RUDE, only cares about the money. She relies on assistants who don't know what they are doing. She doesn't like to give you your medical records.
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