Genesis Physician Presents at Endocrinology Society Meeting - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio

Published on March 13, 2015

Genesis Physician Presents at Endocrinology Society Meeting

M. Tufail Ijaz, M.D., Endocrinology, Genesis Endocrinology, presented at the 97th annual Endocrinology Society Meeting Thursday March 5. Dr. Ijaz’s presentation was on Mifepristone for the successful treatment of Crushing’s Syndrome after multiple failed interventions.

 This year’s Endocrinology Society Meeting featured programs for both the clinician and researcher. There were presentations on the latest advances in hormone research and clinical endocrinology. It’s the world’s largest endocrinology meeting and features cutting-edge scientific programs, presented by leaders in the field. More than 5,000 people attended this meeting from the United States and internationally.

 Dr. Ijaz joined the Genesis Medical Staff in 2009 as the area’s only board-certified endocrinologist. He sees patients with endocrine-related conditions such as diabetes, adrenal and pituitary disorders, thyroid problems, osteoporosis, calcium problems, hyperlipidemia, obesity and others. Patients with endocrine-related problems can be referred to Dr. Ijaz by your primary care physician.

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Genesis is an integrated healthcare delivery system based in Southeastern Ohio. The system includes Genesis Hospital, a not-for-profit hospital in Zanesville; centers of excellence including Respiratory, Women’s & Children’s, Emergency & Trauma, Cancer Services; Neurosciences & Orthopedics; Center of Surgical Excellence; the Heart and Vascular Institute, an extensive network of more than 300 physicians; and multiple outpatient care centers throughout the region. Affiliates of Genesis include Northside Pharmacies, Northside Oxygen & Medical Equipment Company, Genesis Community Ambulance Service, Genesis Children’s Center and more. Better Begins Here.

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