Today is Monday, Feb. 19, 2018

Department of Internal Medicine

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Division News

UC Health Physicians are the Best Doctors in America and Top Doctors in Cincinnati

In 2018, nearly 240 UC Health physicians were recognized as Best Doctors in America (Cincy Magazineand Top Doctors in Cincinnati (Cincinnati Magazine). The voting process for this prestigious honor entails asking medical doctors to identify who they would turn to if “a family member, a friend or the doctor himself/herself needed medical attention.”

Congratulations to the following UC Health physicians in the Division of Endocrinology for continuously delivering outstanding care! 

Ruchi Bhabhra, MD, PhD

Michael Canos, MD

Robert Cohen, MD

Mercedes Falciglia, MD

Sona Sharma, MD

Abid Yaqub, MD


GRADE Study Cincinnati and National Milestones

The NIH GRADE Study nationally and its local combined University of Cincinnati-Cincinnati VA Medical Center reached their recruitment goals!!

Congratulations to Dr. Robert Cohen and his team for reaching this milestone!

Cohen Team

2017 Sixth Annual DOIM Research Symposium Trainees Research Grand Round Winners

Richa Patel Honorable Mention with mentor Abid Yaqub and Dr. Shailendra Patel

Honorable Mention:

Richa Patel, MD 2nd year fellow, Division of Endocrinology
Mentor: Abid Yaqub, MD, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
“Bone Disease in Adult Onset Hypophosphatasia: A Management Dilemma”

Congratulations and Farewells

2017 Fellows Graduation

On June 23, 2107, the Division of Endocrinology held a gathering to congratulate fellows: Sheena Chatha, MD, Jagjit Padda, MD and Richa Patel, MD as they graduated from our program and headed out to make their mark on the world. 

Sheena Chatha, Jadjit Padda, Richa Patel


We also celebrated Dr. Silvana Obici's 12 years of service at the University of Cincinnati and wished her well as she embarked on her new position as Chief of the Division of Endocrinology at Stony Brook Medicine in New York.   

Bon Voyage to Dr. Obici      Silvana Obici, MD Farewell

Thyroid ultrasonography

More Information

Clinical Care Information:
If you have questions about clinical care, please visit the UC Health Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism site or call 513-475-7400.

Academic Office:
University of Cincinnati | Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0547
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0547
Phone: 513-558-4444
Fax: 513-558-8581

Division Director:
Shailendra Patel, MD

Business Administrator:
Stephanie Donnelly