Dr. Michael Sokol, MD

Dr. Michael Sokol, MD

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58 y/o
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Dr. Michael Sokol, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Overland Park, KS. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, internal medicine, and more.Read his story

Statland Medical Group

5701 W 119th St Ste 240

Overland Park, KS 66209
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource

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Top Care Areas

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Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Sokol's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sokol "At age 23 Dr. Sokol graduated in the top 20% of the class of 1983 from the Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine. After authoring a book chapter, publishing several academic articles, and teaching medical students, Dr. Sokol completed a DUAL residency in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry from Brown University. As a commissioned officer in the United States Army, Dr. Sokol completed a fellowship in endocrinology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, taught at the Uniformed University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD, and served as Assistant Chief and then Chief of Endocrinology at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center with the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Sokol joined the Statland Clinic in 1993 board certified in Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, and Endocrinology where he continues to practice Endocrinology. He has added board certifications in Diabetes Education and Bone Densitometry/Osteoporosis. He is one of less than 100 physicians in the United States (as of 2004) to have Masters Qualifications in Psychopharmacology. Dr. Sokol continues to teach residents and serves as Chairman of Medical Education at Menorah Medical Center. Dr. Sokol has been nominated by the physicians in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area as a Kansas City Super Doctor" for several years. He is affiliated with Menorah Medical Center.""
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sokol "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient s individual healthcare needs are met."

3  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

102  Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bulimia
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Female Infertility
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Male Infertility
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Potassium Deficiency
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Retina Diseases
  • Schizophrenia
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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6  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Intrauterine Device Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • SIR-Spheres®

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Brown University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Miriam Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Thomas Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Joseph Regional Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sokol has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sokol's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sokol

4.2

Based on 67 reviews

5 Stars
76.11940298507463%
(51)
4 Stars
2.985074626865672%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.462686567164179%
(5)
1 Star
13.432835820895523%
(9)

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I've been going to Dr Sokol for many years. I have Graves' disease and he's always taken great care of me. He has helped me through a phase where my Thyroid went Hypo for an unknown reason after being stable for 35 years. He got it leveled out and I've been great since then. He always orders the...Read More
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Rebecca in KS – Sep 22, 2018
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I was referred to Dr. Sokol by a good friend and I’m glad I went to see him. He definitely knows what he is doing and I appreciate how thorough he is.
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T M – Jun 10, 2018
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Caring and took the time to explain everything. He takes great care in ensuring your care is specific to you and goes above and beyond to making you a healthier individual. Thank you
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OLATHE, KS – May 27, 2018
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Excellent understanding of my needs and health conditions. On time and allows for questions and makes sure to answer so you understand. great personality and bedside manner. I recommend to anyone needing his assistance!
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May 08, 2018
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Dr. Sokol is one of the BEST physicians I have ever encountered. He "knows his stuff," cares about his patients and their well-being, and most importantly he LISTENS to his patients. I have had a medical problem for awhile now, and have seen several physicians. I really believe that Dr. Sokol is...Read More
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