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Dr. Heather Brooks, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 44

Dr. Brooks

Dr. Heather Brooks, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. She specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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Dr. Brooks accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna HMO
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Dr. Brooks' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Thyroid Disease
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Dr. Brooks treats Thyroid Disease more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Brooks treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brooks treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Brooks treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Hypothyroidism
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brooks treats Hypothyroidism more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Brooks treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Brooks' conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Male Infertility
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Heather Brooks, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. She specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

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Dr. Brooks' Reviews

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Excellent. Really knows her stuff. Found her very helpful and informative.
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Don't waist your time. No personality, poor follow-up and WAY OVER-PRICED!
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She spent a ton of time asking questions and getting to know me. She wouldn’t hand me off to nurses or assistants, she would even personally call me, if she had new information. I whould recommend.
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Very condescending. Always makes me feel guilty for not being the "Role Model Diabetic." I missed one appointment in four years and had to re-schedule, then she had to cancel the re-schedule appointment so we had to re-schedule again. When we finally met for the appointment (nearly one year later),...Read More
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Outstanding specialist in management of endocrine disorders and diabetes.
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UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA