Rachel Arakawa

Rachel Arakawa, MD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease

Specialty:

Endocrine, Diabetes and Bone Diseases (Endocrinology)

Dr. Rachel Arakawa is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Bone disease.  She completed her residency training in Internal Medicine and fellowship training in Endocrinology at the Columbia University Medical Center of New York Presbyterian Hospital.  Her clinical interests include thyroid, adrenal, pituitary, parathyroid, and metabolic bone disease.  She has conducted research in obesity and the effects of bariatric surgery on hormones of glucose and energy homeostasis.  She has expertise in a wide variety of endocrine disorders and is committed to providing exceptional care to patients.

Certifications

American Board of Endocrinology

American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Focus

  • Blood Work
  • Diabetes Blood Sugar Management
  • Diabetes Nutrition
  • General Consultation
  • Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test
  • Growth Hormone Testing
  • Obesity Nutrition Consultation
  • Thyroid Consultation
  • Thyroid Ultrasound
  • Weight Loss Consultation

Education

MD, University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine

Residency, Internal Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Fellowship, Endocrinology, New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

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