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This content was provided by Dr. Folb "Dr. Leah Folb is an Endocrine specialist at the Medical Clinic of Houston near the Texas Medical Center and provides consulting services for the assessment, management, monitoring and ongoing care of the following endocrine disorders: • Diabetes (Type 1, Type 2, Gestational and Cystic Fibrosis related)• Metabolic Syndrome• Obesity• Insulin resistance• Abnormal cholesterol• Hormone issues (including estrogen and testosterone)• Menopause• Polycystic ovarian syndrome• Osteoporosis and Metabolic bone disease• Calcium metabolism• Kidney stones• Thyroid disorders including thyroid cancer• Parathyroid disorders• Adrenal disorders• Pituitary disorders, and many more. She also provides preventative services such as annual physical exams, bone density, cardiac and cancer screenings. prior your visit, her office will familiarize you with pertinent clinical instructions (i.e. fasting).
The Clinic is located minutes from the Medical Center, but is housed in its own facility with self and valet parking, diagnostic services incl X-ray, CT, MRI, bone density scans, mammograms, complete cardiac testing, in-room blood drawing for on-site laboratory testing, and nutritional and ADA recognized diabetes education. Specialists available at the clinic include IM, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, & Hematology/Oncology if specialist consultation be needed. Please see the Clinic's website for further information."
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
Achalasia - Adrenal - Alacrima Syndrome
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Malaise and Fatigue
Metabolic Bone Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Vitamin D Deficiency
Chronic Diabetes Management
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Texas.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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University Of Arkansas
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
University Of Houston-Downtown
Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
Medical School | Graduated 2008
Bayor College Of Medicine
Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
The Methodist Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
The Methodist Hospital
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Dr. Folb Says:
Thank you for your important feedback. We utilize patient feedback as a mechanism to continue to improve our processes and increase communication with our staff in order to maintain excellent patient satisfaction. We want to ensure that we are doing everything possible to provide the very best care in a comfortable, welcoming environment as the Clinic's goal is to provide both excellent...