Dr. Edward LaCava, MD

Dr. Edward LaCava, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Edward LaCava, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Kirkland, WA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonomous de Guadalajara in 1978 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

12333 NE 130th Ln Ste Tan

Kirkland, WA 98034

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Dr. LaCava's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 2
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. LaCava treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. LaCava treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hypoglycemia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. LaCava treats Hypoglycemia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. LaCava treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Female Infertility
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. LaCava treats Female Infertility more than 97% of his peers

Dr. LaCava treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. LaCava's conditions and procedures:

Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Endocrine Disorders
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Metabolic Disorders
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Pheochromocytoma
Pituitary Disease
Retina Diseases
Rickets
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Testosterone Deficiency
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edward LaCava, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Kirkland, WA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonomous de Guadalajara in 1978 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

  • University of Washington School of Medicine / VA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University of Southern California School of Medicine / Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of Southern California Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1980
    La County Usc Mc
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1978
    Universidad Autonomous de Guadalajara
    Medical School
    1978

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. LaCava's Reviews

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3.5

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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(9)

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Friendly man. Always willing to help you with other health issues you may have.
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My wife and I both went to see Dr. La Cava on separate occasions and we would not recommend this doctor. He told my wife after two pregnancies with twins that she doesn't have anything wrong and she just needs to do more SIT UPS. Well as it turns out she had GI issues including SIBO, IBS, and...Read More
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Overall is interested in providing care and is focused on helping you manage diabetes better. Not condescending and discusses goals that make sense offering support and help. Access to him is good except first appointment. Could be better about follow up, leaves voice mail but would be better to...Read More
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