Dr. John W. Sistrunk, MD

Dr. John W. Sistrunk, MD

Thyroid Disorders | Male | 47 years old

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John Woody Sistrunk, MD – Bio as of 04/06/2016 John Woody Sistrunk, M.D. is an endocrinologist/ thyroidologist in...Read more

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in Madison, MS |
I was very skeptical to see Dr. Sistrunk with my 13 y.o daughter. Dr. Sistrunk not only erased our fears, answered all my questions ,but he also spoke to my daughter as the patient . Dr. Sistrunk was very professional and reassured my daughter he would help her feel better. I am so grateful for a wonderful pediatric referral from Dr. Jones and Dr.Sistrunk.
in Meridian ms |
We are very lucky to have a Mayo clinic graduate in our home state.
My appointment with Dr. Sistrunk was a complete waste of time and money. I felt like he didn't take me seriously and was uninterested in what I had to say. I don't appreciate the way he belittled me and passed judgment on me for taking diet pills. He wanted to do nothing but attribute all of my symptoms to weight and a lack of exercise, which isn't even a real cause for many of my symptoms. He also ended the appointment making remarks about me taking speed like I was some sort of drug addict.
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John Woody Sistrunk, MD – Bio as of 04/06/2016

 

John Woody Sistrunk, M.D. is an endocrinologist/ thyroidologist in Jackson, Mississippi.   His practice, Jackson Thyroid & Endocrine Clinic, is a full service thyroid clinic including on-site CLIA-Certified lab, thyroid ultrasound/FNA biopsy, on-site cytology for adequacy, and thyroid nuclear medicine. He is active in the American Thyroid Association (ATA) having served as the past chair of the History and Archives Committee. He has also served on the faculty for the E. Chester Ridgway Trainee Conference as part of the ATA Annual Meeting. He is an active member in the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE), currently serving as the chair of the AACE Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound (ECNU) certification committee and as a member of the AACE Thyroid Scientific Committee.   He is also a charter member and current president of the Academy of Clinical Thyroidologists (ACT).   He is currently serving as the President of the Mississippi Society of Nuclear Medicine, the first endocrinologist to serve in this capacity. He also is presently serving on the National Cancer Institute's Head and Neck Rare Tumor Task Force.

 

 

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Specialize in thyroid disorders only which includes thyroid nodules, goiter, thyroid cancer, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, Hashimotos, Graves Disease, etc.

Dr. Sistrunk's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Thyroid Disorders
  •  Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
  •  Malpractice claims in Mississippi not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis

Education

  • Medical School
    Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1995

  • Internship Hospital
    Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine

    Completed in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine

    Completed in 1998

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine

    Completed in 2001

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Mississippi

    Graduated in 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Thyroid Disorders

Procedures Performed

  • Biopsy
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Radioactive Iodine Treatment
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

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