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Dr. William Zaks, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 60

Dr. Zaks

Dr. William Zaks, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Grand Forks, ND and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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Dr. Zaks' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1
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Dr. Zaks treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 99% of his peers

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

Diabetes Type 2
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Dr. Zaks treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 99% of his peers

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

Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zaks treats Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zaks treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zaks' 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
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • 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
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • 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
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Zaks, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Grand Forks, ND and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1987 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
Residency Hospital
1987
University Of Virginia / Main Campus
Medical School
1987

Dr. Zaks' Reviews

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1.7

Based on 15 reviews

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I came in concerned about persistent low energy and additional symptoms relating possibly to hormonal issues, but he basically just mocked me because of my previous heaviest weight. He outright told me that it’ll be damn near impossible to continue losing weight, or even maintaining the weight I...Read More
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This doctor acted bored and unbelieving when I came to him. He spoke more with my husband than he did to me about my issues, as though I were a child. He suggested my issues were in my head and that I was depressed. If it were not for the resident/student that accompanied him, he wouldn't have...Read More
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Dr. Zaks gave me a quick exam, told the medical student he didn't bother to introduce or ask if I was okay with having at my appointment that I was "disappointing and not much to see", gave me a "trashcan diagnosis" (his words) and no treatment. Just maybe exercise will help. (I am 10 pounds...Read More
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Dr. Zaks has been an amazing doctor and has helped me out most of my life. He has been a fantastic doctor and takes the time to help me when I need it. I highly recommend him for a doctor.
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Went out of his way to belittle me and make me feel like what I was dealing with was not at all important to him. Was constantly looking at his watch when I was speaking. He was very condescending and made me feel like it was all in my head, saying that 'maybe it's not actually happening', trying...Read More
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