Wendy L. Sacks, MD

Steven Spielberg Building
8723 Alden Drive
Suite 250
Los Angeles, CA 90048





Wendy L. Sacks, MD

  • IM/Endocrinology

Calcium Disorders

Gestational Diabetes

Insulin Resistance

Osteopenia (Low Bone Density)

PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome)

Parathyroid Disorders

Thyroid Cancers

Thyroid Disorders

  • Undergraduate: Stanford University, 1996
  • Medical School: University of Tennessee College of Medicine, 2003
  • Residency: Cedars-Sinai, 2006
  • Fellowship: UCLA Medical Center, 2008
  • Sacks W, Wong RM, Bresee C, Braunstein GD. Use of evidence-based guidelines reduces radioactive iodine treatment in patients with low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer. Thyroid. 2015 Apr;25(4):377-385.
  • Walts AE, Pao A, Sacks W, Bose S. BRAF genetic heterogeneity in papillary thyroid carcinoma and its metastasis. Hum Pathol. 2014 May;45(5):935-941.
  • Sacks W, Braunstein GD. Evolving approaches in managing radioactive iodine-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer. Endocr Pract. 2014 Mar 1;20(3):263-275.
  • Venuturupalli SR, Sacks W. Review of new guidelines for the management of glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis. Curr Osteoporos Rep. 2013 Dec;11(4):357-364.
  • Sacks W, Fung CH, Chang JT, Waxman A, Braunstein GD. The effectiveness of radioactive iodine for treatment of low-risk thyroid cancer: a systematic analysis of the peer-reviewed literature from 1966 to April 2008. Thyroid. 2010 Nov;20(11):1235-1245.

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