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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Cherie L. Vaz, MD

Cherie L. Vaz
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Specialties

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, LGBTQ Health

Distinctions
4.9
100 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Weight management
  • Type 2 diabetes, obesity and the metabolic syndrome
  • Thyroid disease
  • Thyroid ultrasound imaging
Research Interests
  • Lifestyle modification for the prevention and treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes     
  • Technology in medicine
  • New pharmaceutical treatments for type 2 diabetes and obesity
Education
  • MD, Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai, India
Training
  • Fellowship, Endocrinology, The State University of New York, University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Weill Cornell-New York Downtown Hospital, New York, NY
Board Certification
  • Endocrinology Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obesity Medicine
Memberships
  • Obesity Medicine Association
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • European Society of Endocrinology
  • Endocrine Society
  • American Thyroid Association
  • Women in Endocrinology
  • American College of Physicians
  • Catholic Medical Guild of St. Luke
Awards and Honors
  • Endocrine Society Travel Award, Endocrine Society Meeting, Houston
  • In-Training Representative Nominee, Board of Directors, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • Fellow In-Training Representative, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • J.R.D. Ratan Tata Scholarship for Excellence in Academics
  • Catholic Medical Guild of St. Luke Scholarships for Academic Excellence in Pathology, Microbiology, Pharmacology and Highest Total Aggregate
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Office Locations

Temple Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Outpatient Building, 4th Floor 

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism at Jeanes Campus

TUH – Jeanes Campus

7604 Central Avenue

Friends Hall

Suite 101

Philadelphia, PA 19111

215-728-CARE

publications
Selected Publications

1. A Smartphone App-based Lifestyle Intervention Program for Weight Loss: Interim Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial ADA 6/2017 C Vaz, A Suthar, K Williams, S Parkash, H Zhao.

2. New Diabetic Emergency: Acute Rhabdomyolysis complicating hyperglycemic hyperosmolar coma. C Vaz, A Chaudhuri American Diabetes Association Book Chapter Diabetes Case Studies Real problems practical solutions March 2015.

3. Subclinical Hypothyroidism: To treat or not to treat. C Vaz Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation April 2014 Newsletter.

4. Radioiodine Treatment for Thyroid disease C. Vaz Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation June 2013 Newsletter.

5. Exenatide suppresses Keap-1 and stimulates expression of Nrf-2 dependent genes. H Ghanim, A Chaudhuri, S Dhindsa, S Abuaysheh, K Green, N Kuhadiya, C Vaz, A Ohri, P Dandona Endocr Rev, Vol. 34 OR33-3 6/2013.

6. Thyroid Ultrasound 101 C. Vaz Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation December 2012 Newsletter.

7. Free testosterone in postmenopausal women with PCOS C Vaz, S Dhindsa, P Dandona. JCEM online September 20, 2011.

8. Assessing Therapeutic Response in Radioimmunotherapy: Comparison of Linear and Volumetric Measurements of Tumor Reduction. A Avram, CVaz, M Schipper Y Dewaraja, M Kaminski

9. Randomized clinical trial of oral diindolylmethane: A nonsurgical treatment for cervical dysplasia. Del Priore G, Montemarano N, Gudipudi D, Nair AR, Klapper A, Nagy S, Vaz C, Arslan A Gynecologic Oncology. 2009 Feb; 112(2, Supplement 1): S51.

 
ratings & reviews

100 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

4.90 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

5.0
Show respect for what you say
4.4
Spend enough time with you
4.8
Give easy to understand instruction
4.8
Provider expl in way you understand
4.9
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.8
Spend enough time with you
5.0
Provider expl in way you understand
5.0
Provider listen carefully to you
5.0
Give easy to understand instruction
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
May 28, 2020

[...] Dr. Vaz is a very professional doctor and care.

5.0
May 9, 2020

its always good with my Dr love her she's great

4.5
May 6, 2020

Good.

5.0
April 14, 2020

My experience with my doctor is always a good experience she is very intuitive patient and professional.

5.0
February 24, 2020

Dr. Vaz and her Associates are ALL OUTSTANDING! [...]

5.0
October 28, 2019

Dr. Vaz is such an outstanding physician! She is bright, articulate, upbeat, and highly interested in her patients' well-being and health. I always rave about the quality of care I receive from her office, advising anyone with thyroid issues to make an appointment with her.

5.0
October 28, 2019

No concerns

5.0
October 2, 2019

Excellent!

5.0
August 14, 2019

Dr. Vaz is one of the best doctors I have ever seen. She is positive and listens well. She takes my concerns seriously and really seems to care about helping me lose weight.

5.0
June 7, 2019

Dr. Vaz is a superb physician, who has a holistic approach to healthcare.

5.0
June 3, 2019

Dr. Vaz and team are just fantastic.

5.0
May 10, 2019

good service

5.0
April 29, 2019

I always have a good experience when I have an appointment with Dr Vaz

5.0
April 18, 2019

very good.

5.0
April 18, 2019

everthing was ok

5.0
March 25, 2019

my visit was excellent everything went on successful I really appreciate the service thank you so much.

5.0
February 19, 2019

Dr. Vaz is an OUTSTANDING physician.

5.0
February 9, 2019

Very good dr. professional and also her staff the best thank God.