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Care and treatment for endocrine disorders

Endocrinologists diagnose and treat disorders of the endocrine system, a complex group of glands. The endocrine system produces and releases hormones that influence or control a wide range of physiological activities like respiration, metabolism, mood, growth, and development.

Let our ARC endocrinologists find the proper treatment for you

Our two ARC endocrinologists specialize in different areas of endocrine health. Their combined knowledge and compassionate approach allow our endocrinology team to provide you with the highest quality of care.

Maya B. Bledsoe, MD

Maya B. Bledsoe, MD
Board Certified, Endocrinology

Dr. Bledsoe's practice is currently full. She focuses on the following endocrine subspecialties:

  • Hormonal disorders
  • Pituitary gland disorders
  • Reproductive endocrinology
  • Thyroid and parathyroid disease and disorders
Farheen Yousuf, M.D.

Farheen Yousuf, M.D.
Board Certified, Endocrinology

Dr. Yousuf is currently accepting new patients. She focuses on the following endocrine subspecialties:

  • Diabetes and metabolism
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pituitary and adrenal gland disorders
  • Thyroid and parathyroid disease and disorders

For a comprehensive list of services provided by our two endocrinology doctors, please visit their bio pages or click through the list below.

Services

24/7 Medical Care

24/7 Medical Care

Same-Day appointments available 7 days a week, including nights and holidays.

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Diabetes Care

Diabetes Care

ARC's Diabetes Care program offers care for patients living with a type of diabetes, including type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes.

This service is offered by Dr. Yousuf only.

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Hypogonadism Treatment

Hypogonadism Treatment

Hypogonadism treatment focuses on restoring normal hormone levels and addressing symptoms associated with low testosterone or estrogen.

This service is offered by Dr. Yousuf only.

Osteoporosis Care

Osteoporosis Care

Osteoporosis care involves a comprehensive approach aimed at preventing bone loss, promoting bone health, and reducing the risk of fractures.

This service is offered by Dr. Yousuf only.

Parathyroid Care

Parathyroid Care

Thyroid care includes the treatment and management of parathyroid disorders affecting the endocrine system.

Both Dr. Bledsoe and Dr. Yousuf offer this service.

Pituitary Care

Pituitary Care

ARC offers care and treatment for conditions affecting the pituitary gland.

Both Dr. Bledsoe and Dr. Yousuf offer this service.

Preventive Care for Prediabetes and Cholesterol

Preventive Care for Prediabetes and Cholesterol

Preventive care for prediabetes and cholesterol involves a proactive approach to reduce the risk of developing diabetes and cardiovascular diseases.

This service is offered by Dr. Yousuf only.

Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Thyroid Care

Thyroid Care

Thyroid care includes the treatment and management of thyroid disorders affecting the endocrine system.

Both Dr. Bledsoe and Dr. Yousuf offer this service.

Conditions

Adrenal Gland Disorders

Adrenal Gland Disorders

Many adrenal gland disorders require clinical care by an ARC physician. Some adrenal gland disorders include underactive adrenal glands, overactive adrenal glands, and tumors.

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Calcium Disorders

Calcium Disorders

Calcium disorders include osteoporosis, hyperparathyroidism, hypocalcemia, hypercalcemia, and other calcium-related conditions.

Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes occurs when your body does not make enough insulin. Or when your body can't use the insulin that is made. Diabetes is called a metabolic disorder because the disease affects the way the body uses food to make blood sugar (glucose).

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Graves' Disease

Graves' Disease

Graves' disease is an immune system disorder that commonly causes the overproduction of thyroid hormones (hyperthyroidism).

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Growth Hormone

Growth Hormone

Growth hormone conditions can cause abnormalities that affect a person's stature, hormones, or genetics.

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Hashimoto thyroiditis is the most common type of thyroiditis problem. It may also be called chronic autoimmune thyroiditis.

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Hormonal Imbalances

Hormonal Imbalances

Hormonal imbalances are caused by having too little or too much of a hormone in your body.

Hypercalcemia

Hypercalcemia

Hypercalcemia is an abnormally high amount of calcium in the blood.

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Hyperlipidemia

Hyperlipidemia

Hyperlipidemia is when you have too many lipids (fats), such as cholesterol and triglycerides, in your blood.

Hyperparathyroidism

Hyperparathyroidism

Hyperparathyroidism occurs when one or more of your parathyroid glands are overactive.

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Hypertension

Hypertension

High blood pressure occurs when blood force within the arteries is excessively high during heart contraction or relaxation. Increased resistance in the arteries restricts blood flow, causing the heart to pump more forcefully to circulate blood.

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Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism means your thyroid gland (found in your neck) is too active. An overactive thyroid gland makes too much thyroid hormone. This makes your metabolism work at a faster rate.

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Hypogonadism

Hypogonadism

Hypogonadism is a condition that happens mostly in males. It's found in males with low testosterone and low sperm production.

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Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is the most common type of thyroid disorder. It means your thyroid gland (found in your neck) is not active enough. Its job is to make thyroid hormones. If the gland is underactive, it may not make enough thyroid hormone.

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Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is when you have three or more health problems that put you at higher risk for diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. It is also known as insulin resistance syndrome.

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Obesity

Obesity

Being overweight and obesity together make up one of the country's leading preventable causes of death. Obesity is a chronic disease that can seriously affect your health.

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a disease that causes thinning of bones. Over time, this weakens the bones and can make them more likely to break. It can affect any bone, but the hip, spine, and wrist are most often involved.

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Parathyroid Disease

Parathyroid Disease

Hyperparathyroidism, or parathyroid disease, occurs when one or more of your parathyroid glands are overactive.

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Pituitary Gland Disorders

Pituitary Gland Disorders

Pituitary gland disorders that require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional include acromegaly, diabetes insipidus, empty Sella syndrome, hypopituitarism, and tumors.

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a set of symptoms caused by a problem with a woman’s hormones that affects the ovaries. But it can also affect the rest of the body. PCOS is a very common condition in women of childbearing age. Symptoms include missed periods, irregular periods, or very light periods, ovaries that are large or have many cysts, extra body hair, including the chest, stomach, and back (hirsutism), or dark or thick skin patches on the back of the neck, in the armpits, and under the breasts.

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Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid Cancer

There are many treatment choices for thyroid cancer. The one that’s best for you depends on the type of cancer, tumor size, and your overall health and preferences.

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Thyroid Disorders and Diseases

Thyroid Disorders and Diseases

Thyroid disease can cause hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism. It can also lead to other issues that may need to be treated by a doctor.

Thyroid Nodules, Tumors and Cancers

Thyroid Nodules, Tumors and Cancers

Changes in the thyroid gland are often easy to see and feel. Lumps or bumps, called nodules, are common. Most of them are not cancer (benign) but may have to be treated by a doctor.

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Vitamin D Deficiency

Vitamin D Deficiency

Vitamin D is an essential vitamin that can be obtained through supplements, food, or sunlight. Vitamin D supplementation is the main treatment for deficiency issues.

Locations & Providers

  • ARC Center Street
    22420 I-35
    Suite 203
    Kyle, TX 78640
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    • Farheen Yousuf, MD
      Farheen Yousuf
      Farheen Yousuf, MD
      Endocrinology
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      Accepting new patients Languages: Urdu Ages Seen: 18 - 99

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  • ARC Seton Northwest
    11111 Research Boulevard
    Suite 475
    Austin, TX 78759
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    • Maya B. Bledsoe, MD
      Maya Bledsoe
      Maya B. Bledsoe, MD
      Reproductive Medicine Endocrinology

      Languages: Marathi Ages Seen: 18 - 99

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